If there's a useful lesson that U.S. allies can take from the Trump-Turnbull call, it's that they should avoid interpersonal contact with the U.S. president as much as possible.
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The phenomenon may be suggestive of an underlying economic opportunity for Japan.
North Korea is getting to the point where it'll have nuclear-tipped ballistic missiles ready to fly.
There is one overriding task that has guided the exercise of American power abroad since 1945.
North Korea's latest rocket launch raises a lot of questions about just how far its ballistic missile technology has come.