Issues / War & Peace
President Obama should not bow to the Beltway voices urging him to keep U.S. troops longer in Iraq.
Kyrgyzstan has little in the way of wealth or natural resources, but it has what every real estate agent looks for: location, location, location.
Are we really leaving Iraq at the end of 2011?
Is NATO's Excellent Afghanistan Adventure a blessing in disguise?
If we want to prevent any future Cheonans, we need to sit down with North Korea.
Nuclear weapons are a clarion call to look at the whole subject to which nuclear weapons are a sub-category -- mass warfare.
Afghanistan is a landscape of "sink holes" into which our idea of governance has fallen.
Is the quest for Israel-Palestine peace not only impossible but obsolete?
South Korea has continuously increased its military spending since 2000 at a rate higher than conventional explanations would expect. Its spending grew 200 percent for the past ten years, higher than would be warranted by the growth of its economy or government budget over the same period.
The Department of Defense plans to relocate 8,600 Marines from Okinawa (Japan) to Guam, provide additional live-fire training sites, expand Andersen Air Force Base, create berthing for a nuclear aircraft carrier, and erect a missile defense system on the island.