Brazilian president Jair Bonsonaro is seen by many as being at fault.
Donald Trump's real estate deals have always been plagued by bad timing.
According to the UN's ILO, there are currently 277 million migrants in the world
Erdogan's audience would not necessarily have giggled when he warned the evil NZers.
Why didn't the United States have this discussion with the Taliban 17 years ago
Those lamenting the election of Tshitsekedi accept that it's probably the least bad option
This is a problem for Venezuelans to solve, not foreigners — and least of all Americans.
British Prime Minister Theresa May doesn't convince as a suicide bomber.
Would the Syrian Kurds rather be conquered by the Turks or by Assad?
Conquering Ukraine is probably the furthest thing from the Russians' minds.
India's and Pakistan's problem-solving abilities have thus far not inspired confidence.
Both Saudi Arabia and Israel would love to entangle the US in a war with Iran..
It's looking good for the existence of life elsewhere in the universe.
Africa needs more women like Ghana's President Leticia Appiah. Urgently.
A hit team murders a dissident Saudi journalist ...
How bad will it get, and how long will it stay bad? Quite bad and for quite a while.
Corruption in Iraq is a system, not a series of individual crimes.
Will this spat between the world's two biggest economies cause a second great recession?
Five-sixths of the world's people now live in countries where homosexuality is not a crime
The Israelis are adamant Palestinians cannot return, regardless of international law.
China is detaining and "reprogramming" Muslims in Xinjiang on a very large scale.
At present trawlers can catch whatever they want on the unregulated "high seas".
We're going to find out which way Turkey and the US jump quite soon.
The history of the Europe in the 20th century could so easily have been quite different.
Hopes ebbing away for Southeast Asia
For the moment Americans must go on paying the cost of their ideology.
Slowing down of the Gulf Stream could produce more bad news for western Europe .
Saudi women can drive now, but the country is now being run by an over-confident dictator.
Husband-and-wife teams running authoritarian regimes seem to have a high casualty rate.
The defection of Italy could threaten the EU's survival.
Gwynne Dyer discusses the US exit from nuclear deal with Iran
There can't be a new Cold War; the Russians don't have the resources to hold up their end.
Russian-speakers must accept that Latvia's endangered language and culture come first.
US propaganda sees one stray missile turn into invasion threat
The US may be ordered to close down the Mexican border completely within 20 years.
The war must go on until all of Syria is back under Damascus's rule.
The ANC is still a legitimate, democratic party with the loyalty of most South Africans.
Universal health care is a no-brainer