Why Obama's walking a thin tightrope getting the public on board for a Syrian intervention.
Worried about how Edward Snowden will affect President Obama's visit to Russia next month? Moscow isn't.
The world’s leading nations are convening a meeting on the fight against corruption. Here’s what they ought to be discussing.
The Petraeuses aren’t the military family we should be worried about.
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The Obama administration set out to reform the international financial system, but now finds itself on the defensive. What went wrong?
Cristina Fernández de Kirchner refuses to pay Argentina's massive debts -- and that's why she has to go.
As drought devastates this year's grain harvest, it's vital that countries don't make a bad situation worse.
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G-20 leaders are out of ideas and out of touch. No wonder their citizens are so angry.
What would happen if you took Mitt Romney's foreign-policy promises extremely literally?
A new way of measuring prosperity has enormous implications for geopolitics and economics.
What's really behind Vladimir Putin's surprising decision to skip the G-8 summit?
World leaders said they'd reform the world's financial institutions in the wake of the Great Recession, but they haven't met their commitments. We all may pay the price.
As the Cannes caucus begins, here's what would have saved the world economy -- and Barack Obama's job.
Exports are the best thing going for America right now. So why is the president so timid?
During the French presidency of the G-20, one of our top priorities is to tackle alarming price hikes in the commodity markets. Here's how we can get the job done.
The G-20 summit failed to solve the international currency war -- and it may soon be escalating.
Washington may have just gotten a lot less friendly for the president, but he still has plenty of fans in Asia. A look at where he's going, who he's meeting, and what it means.
As world leaders depart Pittsburgh, Foreign Policy explains how the G-20 came about and how the G-8 became obsolete.