Rappler's latest stories on 2017 global affairs and diplomacy
Many prominent – and infamous – personalities in news, politics, business, sports, and showbiz have passed away in 2017
Here is a look at some of the biggest global stories from the past year
In 2017, the Duterte administration's foreign policy remains what it is: consistently inconsistent
The jihadist group lost its two main hubs, Mosul in Iraq and Raqa in Syria, earlier this year and is now only clinging to the dregs of a 'caliphate'