WHEN discussing the history of the Cold War with students during a class on American diplomacy, I always stress that unlike the other two World Wars of the 20th century, we cannot pinpoint a date...

NO history of the Cold War would be complete without the mention of the Committee on the Present Danger (CPD), a Washington-based lobbying organisation that brought together some of the leading...

EDITORIAL

The abandonment of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty between the United States and Russia is being seen as an inflexion point in the arms race.

COMMENTARY

THE recent "veto" clause in the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) sets a worrying precedent for potential US (re)negotiations of free trade pacts with allies and partners,...

EDITORIAL

ON MARCH 12, 1947, then US President Harry Truman delivered a major address before Congress in which he stated the principles of what became known as the Cold War, depicting the Soviet Union as...