What has Ankara received in exchange for Brunson’s freedom?
Her personal style may have helped to cloak and blunt her full-throated support for Trump's hostile attitude to multilateralism — nevertheless, it was there.
Washington has apparently understood the criticism that one cannot forget his old friends when battling a big opponent.
The American war over vacant seats is a warning sign. The more fractious the society, the more ideological and irreconcilable the parties.
How does a trade war square with a booming economy?
What the U.S. government lacks in terms of diplomacy and political imagination it makes up for with a singular slap-happy policy.