By supporting the Assad government with military force and international promises, he changed the Syrian conflict from a proxy war to one openly involving international powers.
President Obama and Chancellor Angela Merkel set hard feelings aside for the summit in Germany.
Rhea Kumar explores how the New Development Bank may change the global financial order.
President of the Brookings Institution
Some may have thought that after Russia seized and annexed Crimea in March it would agree to a peaceful resolution of the crisis, but the Ukraine crisis has never been just about Crimea.
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