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The removal of US sanctions on the Nord Stream 2 pipeline is an attempt to push Germany towards confrontation with China.
Defections by mainstream politicians suggest that backing France’s hard-right National Rally in regional elections is no longer a dramatic leap.
The US president is betting that democracy can outlast and outcompete autocracy, whether Chinese or Russian.
The French novelist reflects on the work of Nelson Mandela, being painted by Chagall and 18th century French literature.
Since last summer I have loitered with intent in Switzerland, Sicily and Greece. Am I a modern-day Typhoid Mary?
Britain, China, India and Pakistan have all increased their nuclear weapon stockpiles or limits.
The Biden administration views Russia as a declining power. China is now the US’s real global rival.
What recent comments by the French president reveal about the future of the transatlantic relationship.
A new Atlantic Charter can’t make up for the lack of seriousness with which the British government has approached foreign affairs.
The evidence suggests that the Delta and Gamma variants are more dangerous for everyone, including young people.
Seven hundred years after the poet’s death, many believe he should be exonerated of the crimes for which he was exiled from Florence. Was he the victim of a conspiracy?