RealClearWorld Morning Edition

Friday, October 9
White House Is Weighing a Syria Retreat - J. Rogin & E. Lake, Bloom. View
Asia Pivots to Washington - Philip Stephens, Financial Times
TPP Is Not a China Containment Strategy - A. Connelly, Lowy Interpreter
China Makes Its Move - Noah Rothman, Commentary
Alexievich Is Essential for Western Readers - Alex Shephard, New Republic
Say It Again: The EU Will Survive - Ron Tiersky, RealClearWorld
Varoufakis: EU Can No Longer Be Politics-Free Zone - Spiegel
Italy's PM: Europe's Last Blairite - Joji Sakurai, New Statesman
The Middle East in 2015: A Lot Like Europe in 1914 - Fred Kaplan, Slate
Officials: Iran Deal May Violate Federal Law - James Rosen, Fox News
Did Russia Torpedo Its Partnership With Turkey? - Keith Johnson, FP
Putin Measures a New World Order - Michael Petrou, Maclean's
Shows of Strength From Trump and Putin - Peggy Noonan, WSJ
How to Counter Putin in Syria - Condoleeza Rice & Robert Gates, Wash. Post
Putin's Boldness, Syria's Misery - Jeremy Shapiro, New York Times
VIDEO: What Now for U.S.-China Relations? - The Diplomat
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Thursday, October 8
Has Merkel's Power Peaked? - A. Moller, Euro. Council on Foreign Relations
Why Unrest in Moldova Is Different This Time - Stratfor
Europe Needs a Few Good Leaders - Andy Langenkamp, RealClearWorld
Fault Lines Grow Between Turkey and Russia - N. Ezrow, The Conversation
Independence for Catalonia Is Unlikely - Maria Savel, World Politics Review
Obama Just Doesn't Understand the Castros - C.A. Montaner, RCWorld
You Can't Make China Poorer to Make America Richer - C. Kenny, Vox
Can the EU Do Business With Erdogan? - J. Dempsey et al, Carnegie Europe
A Risky Bet on Iran's Reformers - A.D. Miller & J. Brodsky, Foreign Policy
Canada's High-Prarie Carnival Election - Terry Glavin, National Post
In South Asia, a War of All Against All - Pankaj Mishra, Bloomberg View
America's Gun Madness, Seen From France - Mira Kamdar, NY Times
U.S. Should Re-Engage Europe - Joachim Gauck, Washington Post
Belgrade: History in Search of a Present - Roth & Dudas, Places Journal
Syria's Hope May Be as Dim as Bosnia's Once Was - M. O'Hanlon, Reuters
Wednesday, October 7
Russia Ramps Up WWIII Talking Points - Anna Nemstova, The Daily Beast
Nuclear Smugglers Sought Extremist Buyers - D. Butler & V. Ghirda, AP
TPP vs. RCEP: U.S. & China Battle for Pacific Trade - Chang, Natl. Interest
IMF Downgrades Global Economic Outlook Again - Ian Talley, WSJ
It's Not a New Cold War, It's Worse - Noah Rothman, Commentary
The French Exception? - Kenneth Rogoff, Project Syndicate
Israel's Vanishing Red Lines in Syria - Amos Harel, Foreign Policy
Iran's Javad Zarif on Russia and Peace in Syria - R. Wright, New Yorker
Turkey Can't 'Endure' Russian Violation of Airspace - Shaheen, Guardian
Putin Outs the NGOs - Sarah E. Mendelson, Foreign Affairs
The Case for Euro-Optimism - Ulrich Speck, New York Times
The Labour Party Must Keep Britain in Europe - Mary Riddell, Telegraph
How China is Changing the UN - Janka Oertel, The Diplomat
Tunisia Looks to Welcome Refugees, Migrants - C. Petré, Al-Monitor
Reshuffle Brings Abe's Foes into Cabinet - Reiji Yoshida, Japan Times
Tuesday, October 6
Putin's Symphony Is Meant for European Ears - A. Michta, Amer. Interest
Greeks Lose Their Illusions - Yanis Varoufakis, Project Syndicate
A Big Pacific Deal - Economist
Euroskepticism Grows at Europe's Heart - Douglas Murray, Spectator
The Putin Doctrine Arrives in Syria - Faisal Al Yafai, The National
Syria's Kurds Welcome Russian Intervention - Haid Haid, NOW Lebanon
The TPP Is a Great Deal for Canada - Trevor Tombe, Maclean's
The Perils of America's Afghanistan Strategy - B. Hopkins, Boston Globe
Are ISIS Terrorists Sneaking Into the West? - Ari Harow, LA Times
Turkey Threatens to Shoot Down Russian Planes - T. Seibert, Daily Beast
Europe to Ukraine: You'll Have to Live With Putin - Leonid Bershidsky, BV
A Legal Milestone as Former Chad Dictator on Trial - B. Grill, Spiegel
Obama Strikes the Right Approach in Syria - E. Robinson, Washington Post
The Fight Over Iranian Identity Escalates - Kim Ghattas, Foreign Policy
The Trouble of Proxy Forces - Max Boot, Commentary
Monday, October 5
Russia, US Must Cooperate at This Dangerous Moment - Z. Brzezinski, FT
Serving Up a Buffet for Russian Tyrants - Tammy Bruce, Washington Times
The Tragic Death of Japan's Pacifist Brand - Nancy Snow, FPIF
The Trouble With Japan's Defense Exports - Mina Pollmann, The Diplomat
The Inevitable Erosion of Japan's Pacifist Era - M. Matsumura, RCWorld
Europe Is Powerless in the Middle East - Judy Dempsey, Carnegie Europe
Henry of Arabia - Greg Grandin, TomDispatch
Russia Can't Turn the Tide in Syria - A. Roth & T. Gibbons-Neff, WaPo
Jokowi's Rocky First Year in Indonesia - A. Thornley, World Politics Review
Israel, the Jews and Europe's Refugee Crisis - M. Gerstenfeld, J-Post
U.S.-Iraqi Relations Need a Reset - Mustafa al-Kadhimi, Al-Monitor
Dramatic Silences Won't Stem Terror Tide in Israel - Yossi Verter, Haaretz
Turkey's Stakes Heating Up in Syria Cold War - Joseph Dana, The National
A Return to Northern Ireland's Troubles - Eamonn McCann, NY Times
Is Putin Plotting to Bring Down OPEC? - Dalan McEndree, Oil Price
Sunday, October 4
Is Putin Winning? - Ross Douthat, New York Times
Putin's Economic Might Is Withering Away - E. Pismennaya, Bloomberg
Did Russia Learn Nothing from Afghanistan? - Petr Kozlov, The Guardian
The Coming Defeat of NATO - Matthew Continetti, National Review
Let's Welcome Russia's Entry into Syria - Patrick Cockburn, Independent
Why Serbia Is a Country to Watch - Joel Weickgenant, RealClearWorld
How to Defeat Religious Violence - Jonathan Sacks, Wall Street Journal
Why Foreign Troops Can't Fight America's Fights - Phillip Carter, WaPo
Don't Underestimate the Free Syrian Army - Asaad Hanna, Al-Monitor
The World Has Improved Since 2000 - but How? - Doug Saunders, G&M
At the U.N., a Bluff and a Stare - Kevin Sullivan, RealClearWorld
Saudi Arabia's Yemen Gambit - Neil Partrick, Carnegie Endowment
The Joyful, Illiterate Kindergartners of Finland - Tim Walker, Atlantic
Ted Kennedy's Quiet Role in Irish Peace - Trina Vargo, Irish Times
Saturday, October 3
Putin Takes Aim at Europe - B. Haddad & H. Thoburn, Foreign Policy
Putin 'Blindsided' Obama With His Stupidity - Amanda Taub, Vox
Abbas's Bombshell Fizzles - Dennis Ross, New York Times
America, the Sticky Superpower - Economist
Stephen Harper Seems to Be Winning - Paul Wells, Maclean's
Syria's Homeric Struggle - Tod Lindberg, RealClearWorld
Is China About to Transform Its Military? - John Costello, The Diplomat
America and Russia: Showdown or Opportunity? - Michael O'Hanlon, TNI
More Deafening Silence on Terror - Jonathan Tobin, Commentary
A Once-Unthinkable Alliance With Russia, Iran - Fred Kaplan, Slate
Putin Has His Own No-Fly Zone in Syria - Josh Rogin, Bloomberg View
What Europe Can Do About Refugee Crisis - Weymouth & Mogherini, WaPo
How They Failed to Block the Iran Deal - E. Drew, NY Review of Books
Friday, October 2
Kunduz, Obama's Self-Fulfilling Prophecy - Eli Lake, Bloomberg View
On to the Next Stage of Crisis and Chaos - W.R. Mead, American Interest
China's Seafaring Self-Harm - Brian Andrews, National Interest
The Death of Pax Americana - Lee Smith, Weekly Standard
Catalonia Invites Another Crisis to Europe - C. Mortera-Martinez, CER
Netanyahu Silently Indicts the World - David Horovitz, Times of Israel
China Wants to Craft New Global Norms - Shaun Breslin, Chatham House
Myanmar's Divided Opposition Slows Change - Z. Barany, Foreign Affairs
Why I Will Not Talk About Venezuela's Politics - G. Dudamel, LA Times
Russia's Bad Bombs Add to Brutality in Syria - David Axe, Daily Beast
Meet China's Salman Rushdie - Bethany Allen-Ebrahimian, Foreign Policy
U.S. in Syria: Moral Clarity, but no Allies - Fareed Zakaria, Washington Post
Trump to Syrian Refugees: Go Home - Joshua Keating, Slate
Another Gadhafi for Libya? - Frederic Wehrey, New York Times
Immense, Powerful London - Jon Kelly & Jason Hawkes, BBC
Thursday, October 1
Putin Dares While Obama Dithers - Economist
Syria, Obama and Putin - Thomas Friedman, New York Times
Moscow Sends a Message in Syria - Nikolas Gvosdev, National Interest
The Middle East Meltdown and Global Risk - N. Roubini, Project Syndicate
The Labour Party: There Will Be Blood - George Eaton, New Statesman
Germany's Companies: Big-League no More - Armin Mahler, Der Spiegel
Only Boots on the Ground Can Stomp ISIS - R. Droit, Worldcrunch
Russia Plays an Empty Hand - Ivan Sukhov, Moscow Times
No, Abbas Didn't Just End the Peace Process - Zack Beauchamp, Vox
Russia Could Be Prosecuted for Syria's Crimes - J. Rogin, Bloomberg View
Make Putin Pay for His Harebrained Schemes - Paul R. Gregory, Forbes
Does Labour Have a Death Wish? - Will Marshall, RealClearWorld
Russia's Syrian Distraction - Alan Philps, The National
Lebanon Reaps Weapons Windfall From Congress - J. Pecquet, Al Monitor
Putin's Every Move Worsens the Situation - Anna Nemtsova, Daily Beast
The Sharing Economy Conquers France - Nicholas Vinocur, Politico EU
Wednesday, September 30
Jeremy Corbyn's Copy and Paste Politics - Tom McTague, Daily Mail
Net Benefits: The Economic Impact of Migrants - Sebastian Mallaby, FA
Can Ukraine be the New Georgia? - L. Todd Wood, RealClearWorld
Italy's Renzi: Bring Russia Back From the Cold - Follain, et al., Bloomberg
The U.S. Doesn't Want to Reform the UNSC - David Bosco, Foreign Policy
IMF: World Set for Emerging Market Mass Default - Chan, Telegraph
Was your Candy Bar Made by Child Slaves? - Abby Haglage, The Daily Beast
Parliament Approves Putin's Syria Excursion - Osborn & Kelly, Reuters
Ecuador's President Warns of Surge in Oil Price - Cliff Krauss, NY Times
Kazakhstan Wants the U.N. to Move to Asia - Catherine Putz, The Diplomat
Nigerian President Becomes Oil Minister in Own Cabinet - Guardian
Japan's Responsibility to Uphold Global Order - Michael Auslin, WSJ
Who are Egypt's Amazighs? - Omar al-Naghy, Al-Monitor
The Upcoming Elections in Belarus - Grigory Ioffe, Jamestown Foundation
Out of Sight: Iraq's Underground Sex-Trade - Rania Abouzeid, New Yorker
Tuesday, September 29
The West's Unfortunate Ukraine Fatigue - David Patrikarakos, Politico EU
Putin Leads a New Axis - James Miller, Daily Beast
China's Inroads to the West - Nicola Casarini, The World Today
Obama, Putin, and World Order - Stewart Patrick, CFR
Jeremy Corbyn's Sham 'New Politics' - Asa Bennett, Telegraph
Labour Has a Spring in Its Step - Polly Toynbee, Guardian
Ukraine Fights for Global Freedom - L. Weymouth & P. Poroshenko, WaPo
Killing Colombia's Democracy - Mary Anastasia O'Grady, Wall Street Journal
Obama's Gift to Putin - John Herbst, New Atlanticist
Dear Catalonia: Keep Calm and Carry On - Alex Salmond, Bloomberg View
What to Make of the Catalan Vote? - Theo Varenne, CapX
The Dutch Call for a Referendum on...Ukraine? - Peter Teffer, EU Observer
Will There Be a Third Intifada? - Shlomi Eldar, Al-Monitor
The U.S. and China: An Unhappy Household - S. Roach, Project Syndicate
Obama Gives Putin the Prize - Benny Avni, New York Post

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