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Jason Matthews is a retired CIA officer who now writes spy novels, focused on Russia. He was working on a book last year that ordinarily would seem a little far-fetched, but which proved too close to current events.“The plot...
Britain plans to save money while it can to prepare for a potentially drawn-out, economically painful exit from the European Union. That’s the message the Treasury chief gave Wednesday in a budget speech whose confident tone and lighthearted moments...
Turkey's foreign minister accused Germany on Wednesday of hostility toward his country and Islam, and Berlin complained of increased Turkish espionage on German soil as acrimony between the two NATO allies showed no sign of abating.Ankara is furious over...
When Daniel Rom Kristiansen, a 14-year-old student in northern Denmark, was given a homework assignment on World War II, his father had a jokey suggestion. Family legend had it that a plane crashed not far from their farm in 1944. “Go...
With a suspected role in the assassination of his estranged half-brother and a string of increasingly aggressive missile tests, the North Korean leader appears to be testing the patience not just of Washington but also his key ally, China....
China has granted preliminary approval to 38 new Trump-related trademarks as President Trump's family works to develop a series of branded products in the country, including hotel chains, escort services and insurance.Trump's lawyers in China applied for the trademarks...
The Trump administration, searching for money to build the president’s planned multibillion-dollar border wall and crack down on illegal immigration, is weighing significant cuts to the Coast Guard, the Transportation Security Administration and other agencies focused on national security...
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) is expected to wear red. Many women commuting to their D.C. jobs were also wearing red. And Jody Ellenby, a teacher on strike, donned red from head to toe Wednesday as she joined...
European Union states agreed on Monday to open a small command center to run military training missions abroad, a step France and Italy hope is a precursor to an EU defense headquarters.Foreign and defense ministers approved the Brussels-based command,...
The economy is up, unemployment is down and some Dutch prisons are so empty the government has been renting out cells.So why do polls indicate that the Netherlands’ ruling parties are set to suffer big losses before a March...