{FD} Timeline of recent events leading up Catalonia’s elections

Voters go to the polls this week in Spain’s northeastern region of Catalonia in elections called by the Spanish government after it sacked the former regional cabinet and dissolved the local parliament following a declaration of independence.

{FD} Central tenets of Trump’s new national security strategy

President Donald Trump’s new national security strategy seeks to refocus the United States’ relationship with the rest of the world, transforming his “America First” mantra into a set of policies and plans for protecting the homeland and advancing its economy.

{FD} A look at Egypt-Russia relations as Putin visits Cairo

Relations between Russia and Egypt have rapidly grown over the past three years, with Presidents Vladimir Putin and Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi forging a multi-faceted relationship that features economic, military and political cooperation.