While the world focuses on ISIS, the Nusra Front, the other main jihadi group in Syria—and the one still affiliated with al-Qaida—has been biding its time and extending its footprint. In response, the Obama administration is now moving to work more closely with Russia to attack it.
Growing opposition to EU policy has led to yet another proposal to address the migrant and refugee crisis. But as it tries to incentivize member states to accept refugees, the EU is also outsourcing its response to the crisis by partnering with third countries to keep migrants and refugees out.
Theresa May became the second-ever female prime minister of the U.K. earlier this month, but a speech she gave calling for the Human Rights Act to be scrapped has many wondering how women’s rights might change under her leadership. In an email interview, Andrea den Boer discusses women’s rights in the U.K.