Fareed Zakaria / Politics

The Russian Wild Card

NEW YORK -- The deal announced Thursday to end the fighting in Ukraine will face the same obstacle the previous such agreement has faced -- how to ensure that Russia will abide by it. Frustrated by Russia's continued support for Ukrainian ...

Deny the Islamic State What it Wants

Once again, an Islamic State murder leads to fears that it is winning, and calls to do more. Fox News' Bret Baier captured the mood when he said of the latest video: "Horrific and barbaric, as well as calculating and skilled at high-tech ...

The Power of Positive Foreign Policy

NEW DELHI -- President Obama's trip to India was strategically important, symbolically resonant and deftly executed. But it coincided with a snowstorm in some Northeastern states, so it struggled to get airtime and ink in the United States. In ...

Keep Calm and Carry On

DAVOS, Switzerland -- The conversation at Davos is often dominated by economics, and this year it's no different. But the shock of the Paris terror attacks lingers, and discussions at the World Economic Forum here often turn to radical Islam. I ...

American Intervention is Not the Answer

NEW YORK -- The Paris terror attacks were barbaric but also startling, leading many to ask what could be done to prevent this kind of terrorism in the future. One man has a clear answer. "That attack you saw in Paris? You'll see an attack in the ...

The Political Agenda of Blasphemy

NEW YORK -- As they went on their rampage, the men who murdered 12 people in Paris this week yelled that they had "avenged the prophet." They follow in the path of other terrorists who have bombed newspaper offices, stabbed a filmmaker, and killed...