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What the CIA might have said...
After eight years of bloody fighting, elections are unlikely to bring dramatic change.
Hillary Clinton tried to emphasize the importance of Africa during her recent trip, but only managed to emphasize how marginal the continent remains to U.S. foreign policy.
The death of Kim Dae Jung, the suicide of Roh Moo Hyun, and the illness of Kim Jong Il all point to the end of a generation committed to North-South engagement.
The proposed U.S. ban on gasoline sales to Iran is better than bombing the country. But, columnist Michael Klare asks, could such a ban lead to war anyway?
The Iraqi refugee situation in Syria is becoming increasingly problematic.
Public relations...for countries?
Politics has trumped democracy as Iraq just postponed a key vote on the status of U.S. forces in their country.
Dharamsala is where Tibet 2.0 is being created.
Mr. Clinton goes to North Korea.