Pakistan’s former prime minister will recover from being shot in the leg, but how his country responds is another question: A Dispatch Explainer.
Labour leader Keir Starmer is unpopular and must contend with divisions within his own party.
Why did Russia’s president back down on his threat to resume blockading Ukrainian grain exports? A Dispatch Explainer.
If democracy is a corrupt ‘Western’ concept, why pretend what you’re doing is democratic?
How Washington tries to prevent international adversaries from using captive Americans as leverage: A Dispatch Explainer.
Voters in South America’s largest country face a stark choice in Sunday’s presidential election: A Dispatch Explainer.
Protests calling for regime change persist, but would-be revolutionaries face a long and perilous road ahead: A Dispatch Explainer.
Deeper ties create risks for the West on battlefields far beyond Ukraine.
Plus: Announcing the location of the next Dispatch regional event.
New leaders in Italy and Sweden don’t see eye-to-eye with Biden on every issue, but they’re offering a distinctly pro-American foreign policy.