The Week’s Most Interesting Reads
Inside Saudi Arabia’s push to silence criticism of its brutal war on Yemen. Colum Lynch reports on how the Saudis and their allies have wielded influence at the U.N. to block investigations of their war crimes.
Trump’s bumper sticker foreign policy speech. Paul Pillar comments on Trump’s foreign policy remarks.
Genocide and democracy in Burma. Christian Caryl reviewsThe Rohingyas and Blood, Dreams, and Gold for The National Interest.
Rwanda’s false idols. Michela Wrong reports on Paul Kagame’s manipulation of the memory of the genocide to consolidate power.
More troops, no stability. Matt Purple describes Iraq’s ongoing political turmoil.
The real redcoats. Alan Pell Crawford reviewsWith Zeal and With Bayonets Only and The Men Who Lost America for the current issue of TAC.