from MacroScope:

Of Iraq and Ukraine

By Mike Peacock
June 18, 2014

Barack Obama’s message that any military support for Iraq’s besieged government is contingent on Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki taking steps to broaden his Shi'ite-dominated government may be having an impact.

from Breakingviews:

China veto is wake-up call for world’s dealmakers

June 18, 2014

By Ethan Bilby 

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

China Macau tolerance won’t last forever

June 17, 2014

By Rob Cox

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Alibaba’s slow unveiling shows good and bad sides

June 17, 2014

By Peter Thal Larsen

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

China’s Hong Kong experiment faces biggest trial

June 13, 2014

By Peter Thal Larsen

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

China’s vanishing metals corrode confidence

June 11, 2014

By John Foley 

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

China hits bump on road to financial acceptance

June 11, 2014

By Peter Thal Larsen

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

China’s mini-stimulus verges on micro-management

June 10, 2014

By John Foley

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Photographers' Blog:

Life on a leash

By William Hong
June 9, 2014

Daohui village, China

By William Hong

Every morning, as soon as Xie Juntu wakes up, he ties his grandson to a pillar. His aim, however, is not to torture the boy but to keep him safe and save the family from bankruptcy.

from Breakingviews:

China-U.S. cyber spat risks corporate casualties

June 9, 2014

By Ethan Bilby

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.