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The U.S. once stationed nuclear weapons in Europe to counter Russia’s massive army; now Russia brandishes them to keep our conventional capabilities at bay.
Because it had already been experimenting with a mixed economy, Hungary’s transition to capitalism was less painful than other East-Central Europe communist states.
An interview with Russ Bellant, author of “Old Nazis, the New Right, and the Republican Party.”
Trade relations between India and Pakistan remain hostage to hostility between the two states.
Is Russia’s occupation of Crimea expansionism or a response to NATO squeezing its border?
Once again, R2P — responsibility to protect — is being used as a pretext for attacking Syria.
The author had a ringside seat to how the surge in Afghanistan only increased Ahmed Wali Karzai’s leverage, thus increasing U.S. need for his support.
Hint: it’s not just the Israel lobby.
Gareth Porter reveals how Western intelligence believed the procurements of an Iranian university were proof of nuclear-weapons research.
Syria is Iran’s Vietnam; Burma’s former head still pulls strings.