A leader who embraced his tormentors
and led his people to freedom through peaceful action.
A legendary statesman who embodied integrity,
determination, and courage.
An inspiration to Africa and to people everywhere.
Rest in peace.
The leaders of Egypt’s pre-2011 institutions may see an opportunity in the current popular climate to retake—and even broaden—the powers they enjoyed under Mubarak.
The United States should not oversell its influence in Ukraine. While Washington should keep a watchful eye on the region, an all-out geopolitical competition with Russia over its neighbors carries serious risks.
U.S. decisionmakers have conditioned the Afghan president to behave intransigently by persistently rewarding stunts. A lack of psychological savvy by American leaders is undermining U.S. interests.
Beijing needs to clarify how it will treat surveillance aircraft and other potentially “threatening” military planes that are transiting the air defense zone but not heading toward Chinese airspace.