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Washington's Republicans Duke it out
The U.S. Congress and the White House have chosen the latter course.
Since September 11 and the ensuing war on terrorism, Central Asia's geopolitics have been further complicated by the new military presence of the United States, whose troops are now stationed in China's and Russia's backyard.
There are people of good will on both sides, people not blinded by the illusion that violence solves everything.
Apparently, the CIA has returned to the policy world, which calls into question the kind of dope it is willing to provide to the White House.
President George W. Bush's speech on Monday represents a setback for Middle East peace.
Why, all of a sudden, is India acting so belligerently and risking disaster?
collapse of the Israeli-Palestinian peace talks at Camp David in the summer of 2000 and the subsequent Palestinian uprising
While the long-term challenge is to find a stable, final, and just solution to this problem, the short- and medium-term need is to find ways of de-nuclearizing South Asia, and to separate the militaries of the two countries perhaps through some kind of tr
Both in the U.S. and in Israel, government policy and actions do not reflect popular sentiment.