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    1. The World

      July 21, 2016

      Trump's foreign policy - nine points from his NYT interview

      On the eve of his acceptance speech at the Republican convention, Donald Trump has rattled allies in Europe and Asia...

    2. July 20, 2016

      Syrian refugee support for Erdogan repays past favours

      As military vehicles rolled in to confront protesters in Istanbul’s Fatih district during Turkey’s failed coup, Syrian...

    Special Reports

    1. New Trade Routes: Arab World

      There is economic and military turmoil across the Arab world with the global downturn,...
    2. G7: Japan

      The main focus at this year’s G7 summit in Japan will be the struggling world economy,...
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    1. FT Photo Diary

      July 20, 2016

      Air Strike in Syria

      Syrian civilians are seen following a reported air strike by Syrian government forces on the rebel-held northwestern...

    2. July 20, 2016

      Turkey’s purge hurts the fight against Isis

      President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development party (AKP) have responded to last Friday’s...

    3. July 17, 2016

      Turkey must seek accord, not reprisals

      After the rebellion come the reprisals. Only hours after tanks rolled on to the Bosphorus bridges in an attempt to...

    4. July 16, 2016

      Turmoil in Turkey complicates US fight against Isis

      The White House took several hours on Friday to address the attempted coup in Turkey, underscoring both the lack of...

    5. July 16, 2016

      US and Russia target Syria ceasefire

      The US and Russia have agreed on “concrete steps” to resurrect a crumbled ceasefire in Syria, Moscow and Washington...

    6. Fast FT

      July 15, 2016

      Coup attempt in Turkey — analysts react

      News was quickly breaking on Friday evening on the coup attempt in Turkey, but the reaction in financial markets was...

    7. The World

      July 15, 2016

      Terror attack in Nice - the aftermath as it happened

      This Live Blog session closed at 20:57 on 15 Jul 2016. ©AP Key developments At least 84 people are dead after a truck...

    8. July 15, 2016

      France emerges as main focus for terrorists

      The murder this week of at least 84 people in Nice hammered home a point made by Patrick Calvar, France’s domestic...

    9. July 15, 2016

      Shadow of jihadi recruiter hangs over glamorous Nice

      Not far from the seafront where a Tunisia-born attacker killed at least 84 revellers on Thursday night — and maimed...

    10. July 15, 2016

      A modern tragedy told by the ‘Queens of Syria’

      A woman wept on the Young Vic stage, her dark eyes diamond bright. Reham spoke of her wedding day; the husband chosen...

    11. Fast FT

      July 15, 2016

      Hollande and Valls to travel to Nice later today

      French president François Hollande will travel to Nice with the country’s prime minister, Manuel Valls, later today...

    12. Fast FT

      July 15, 2016

      Nice assault was a terrorist attack: Hollande

      French president François Hollande has called the attack in Nice that left at least 77 people dead and dozens wounded a...

    13. July 14, 2016

      Sacconi Quartet, Kings Place, London — ‘Deeply sympathetic’

      Some of the most probing of song cycles have involved journeys of the soul, whether it is Schubert’s lovesick traveller...

    14. July 14, 2016

      Aleppo siege takes Syria ceasefire to breaking point

      John Kerry will offer concessions to Vladimir Putin on military co-operation in Syria, reflecting recognition in...

    15. July 13, 2016

      It is too early to declare that Isis is on the run

      News that the US is sending 560 more troops to Iraq as part of the push to recapture the northern city of Mosul from...

    16. Fast FT

      July 8, 2016

      Turkey deal is cutting asylum arrivals - German minister

      German interior minister Thomas de Maizière says the EU’s controversial migrant deal with Turkey and the closure of...

    17. Fast FT

      July 8, 2016

      Boost resilience against new threats: Obama

      This may be the most important moment for the transatlantic alliance since the end of the cold war, Barack Obama writes...

    18. July 7, 2016

      As more bombs go off, we must confront Isis’s poisonous politics

      Isis has responded to the loss of its stronghold of Fallujah, and military pressure on its territory in northern Iraq...

    19. July 6, 2016

      Ramadan attacks point to Isis’s deadly reach

      The rash of terrorist attacks around the world during Ramadan has demonstrated Isis’s capacity to strike well beyond...

    20. The Exchange

      July 6, 2016

      What to expect from the Nato summit in Warsaw

      Nato leaders gather in Warsaw this week at a time of great uncertainty and growing instability. Russia is once again a...

    21. July 6, 2016

      Three truths about the Iraq war and its consequences

      After Brexit, Chilcot. Britain, run by people who long presumed to teach the world the finer points of governance, is...

    22. July 3, 2016

      Chilcot report: Over and out?

      In September 2002, Brian Jones, a British intelligence official, arrived back from holiday to find his team “very...

    23. July 1, 2016

      Turkey and Russia reassess role in Syria

      There have been few game-changing moments in Syria’s five-year civil war. But a shift by Turkey, the Syrian rebels’...

    24. June 29, 2016

      Israel: Walled in

      The steel mesh fence stands about six metres high and runs more than 200km along Israel’s desert border with Egypt,...

    25. June 29, 2016

      Russia and Turkey seek to repair ties after Putin and Erdogan phone call

      Moscow raised the prospect of swiftly lifting sanctions imposed on Turkey, two days after a surprise apology from Recep...

    26. June 28, 2016

      Turkey seeks a way out of international isolation

      Turkey has found itself increasingly isolated internationally and bereft of allies in a hinterland going up in flames....

    27. June 27, 2016

      Turkish president apologises to Putin over downing of fighter jet

      Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey’s president, has apologised to Vladimir Putin, his Russian counterpart, for the downing of...

    28. Fast FT

      June 27, 2016

      Erdogan apologises to Putin over warplane shooting

      Turkey’s president has apologised for the downing of a Russian warplane, the Kremlin said on Monday, paving the way...

    29. FT Photo Diary

      June 24, 2016

      Nigh-time harvest in Douma

      A farmer harvests wheat in a field at night, fearing shelling in daylight, in the rebel held besieged town of Douma,...

    30. June 22, 2016

      Russia and Iran move towards a political solution for Syria

      As the treacherous swirls of the multi-sided fighting in Syria keep sinking hopes of relief for its brutalised people,...

    31. beyondbrics

      June 21, 2016

      Can Turkey and Brussels avoid a bust up?

      By Asli Aydintasbas, European Council on Foreign Relations To put it mildly, “Europe doesn’t know what to do with...

    32. June 21, 2016

      A Syrian refugee in Germany: the struggle to return to work

      Germany welcomed a million migrants last year, a migration wave that has changed Europe’s biggest economy for good. But...

    33. Fast FT

      June 21, 2016

      FirstFT - North Korea is for the birds

      Here’s a taste of today’s FirstFT email. You can sign up to receive it here. The shadow doctors The Assad regime has...

    34. June 20, 2016

      US diplomats speak unrestrained truth to power on Syria

      After five years of civil war, about 400,000 dead and the creation of more than 10m displaced persons and refugees,...

    35. June 17, 2016

      Iraq troops move in to Fallujah as they battle Isis for control

      Iraqi forces fought their way into the centre of Fallujah, raising the national flag over government buildings in a...

    36. June 17, 2016

      US diplomats call for air strikes on Syria’s Assad regime

      Dozens of US diplomats have signed an internal document that sharply criticises US policy in Syria, urging the Obama...

    37. June 15, 2016

      The deadly draw of the Isis brand without borders

      Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi had probably never heard of Omar Mateen, the Orlando shooter who massacred 49 people at a gay...

    38. June 8, 2016

      Europe finally opens up to its neighbourhood

      Migration has become the overriding priority governing the EU’s relations with its neighbours. Two months on from the...

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