As Iraqi forces end Islamic State’s hold in the country’s second-largest city, politicians are racing to avoid the old mistake of continuing Shiite-Sunni divisions. Political reconciliation is the best weapon against terrorist groups.
New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount celebrates with fans in the stands after defeating the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 2017 AFC Championship Game at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass., on Sunday.
The two countries agreed on a move toward resolving a territorial dispute by first focusing on a common goal : joint development. If it works, the agreement may be a model for similar disputes in Asia.