The piece of a wing from a Boeing 777 was found on Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean, but even if it’s from the missing Malaysia Airlines plane, the cause of its disappearance will still be unclear
Jul 30, 2015
The Trans-Pacific Partnership, which will perhaps be finalized this week in Maui – is about over-arching strategy. It’s about whether the United States or China emerges as the primary power in the Pacific and whether they are constructive rivals or adversaries
Jul 29, 2015
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Jul 28, 2015
With 16 presidential hopefuls already declared, earning a spot on Fox’s prime-time debate can be vital in these very early stages of the 2016 race
Jul 21, 2015
The billionaire’s vicious slurs about McCain’s war records have put GOP rivals on the defence – and The Donald refuses to apologize
Jul 19, 2015
Barack Obama’s extended hand to Tehran’s ruling mullahs may turn out to be as much of a game-changer as Mr. Nixon’s bold opening to Beijing in 1972
Jul 17, 2015
The President shot back Wednesday at Republicans and other critics who called the Iranian nuclear agreement an appeasement
Jul 15, 2015
President Obama says the agreement, which Israel condemned, opens Tehran to a path of ‘tolerance’ and ‘integration’
Jul 14, 2015
Fundamental differences on key final issues – intrusive inspections and lifting the arms embargo on Iran and – could still sink any deal
Jul 10, 2015
On the day after his inauguration, President Barack Obama vowed to close the prison within a year. He’s still promising
Jun 28, 2015
Paul Koring, The Globe’s Washington-based International Affairs and Security Correspondent, has covered conflicts and crises from the Cold War to Afghanistan, reporting from Europe, the Middle East, South Asia and Africa.
Paul's award-winning reporting has ranged from Prague’s Velvet Revolution to the gassing of the Kurds in Iraq and detainee-abuse in Afghanistan.
He won the Michener Award for public service journalism along with The Globe’s Graeme Smith in 2007 and was nominated for another Michener in 2009 for his investigation in Ottawa’s unlawful imposition of forced exile on a Canadian citizen.
He is also a winner of Amnesty International’s award for human-rights journalism and The Globe’s Richard Doyle award for reporting.