Foreign Policy

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A Global Hostage Crisis

How Washington tries to prevent international adversaries from using captive Americans as leverage: A Dispatch Explainer.

America’s New European Opportunity

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.

Vietnam: The Bipartisan Thorn in China’s Side

Relations with our former enemy have improved steadily since the 1990s in an effort to counter Chinese ambitions.

Biden’s Truss Opportunity

The new U.K. prime minister could be a superb ally, but the president has to do his part.