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Venezuela is not just another banana-oil republic; and the United States has, once again, deeply damaged itself in Latin America.
he conflict between forces loyal to President Hugo Chavez and those opposed to him heated up particularly after November 2001, when Chavez, using new powers granted him by the National Assembly, passed 49 laws, some of which were extremely controversial--
President Bush is currently being assailed from all sides for his Middle East foreign policy.
The events of 9-11 have permitted the Bush administration to paint U.S. foreign policy as a matter of black and white choices.
As Indian opposition leaders have charged, it was part of a broader tendency toward eliminating civil liberties and scapegoating cultural minorities in an aggressive effort to impose a unified sense of nationhood on one of the world's most culturally dive
At this crucial juncture, leadership appears to be lacking.
China's foreign policy has been hit hard by recent developments, including new U.S. influence on their western border.
China and North Korea in particular have expressed strong concern with the "dangerous trend" in Japan's emerging activist security posture.
President Bush's State of the Union speech served clear notice that the U.S. "war on terror" is coming to Northeast Asia.
The alternatives to negotiating with the North are all worse than agreements that have been gotten.