The United Nations
‘The United States and other powers appear resigned to conceding, in the final stage of a future agreement with Iran, that Tehran has a right to enrich uranium’
It’s fashionable to say the US is in terminal decline. Don’t bet on it – still less wish for it
Conor Cruise O’Brien (1917-2008): A tribute to Ireland’s greatest modern public intellectual
Piracy on the high seas, especially near failed and unstable Muslim states, is becoming an international security headache
The West must start to show the Kremlin it means business
As the UN General Assembly begins its 63rd session, the Human Rights Council makes a mockery of UN Ideals.
Rarely have expectations and realistic possibilities been so ill-matched as in Sudan