A historic moment—Russian bombers use Iran for the Syria campaign.
The carrier may do more harm than good.
Russia once again deliberately snubs America, this time by bombing U.S. allies in Syria, despite the presence of U.S. fighter jets.
Europe could be in the early stages of a geopolitical earthquake.
Vladimir Putin now has his own private army to enforce policies he is borrowing from both Russia’s Soviet and czarist history.
The Russian Orthodox Church has replaced the Communist Party as the ideological glue holding Vladimir Putin’s empire together.