Issues / War & Peace
Iraq's revitalization of al-Qaida: Iraq appears to have become a recruiting tool, if not yet a recruiting ground, for militant jihadist causes and anti-American voices.
The military alliance of India with the United States had reached hitherto unimaginable and unprecedented levels of cooperation.
Next steps in the negotiations with North Korea.
Why would India jeopardize its relations with Iran while it is engaged in high stakes negotiations with Teheran over a $22 billion natural gas deal, and a $5 billion oil pipeline from Iran to India via Pakistan?
Despite frequent alarms about the supposed China threat, China is not an emerging superpower.
U.S. arms export policy was established to protect national security, but has become increasingly focused on commercial interests.
After more than fifty years of conflict, the Korean Peninsula is poised for a dramatic breakthrough.
With the downsizing of the U.S. military and an expansion of overseas training programs, the Pentagon has increasingly hired the services of private military firms.
The G8 Summit in Okinawa, Japans southernmost prefecture, focuses world attention on the huge U.S. military presence in Northeast Asia.
The signing of the Convention on the Prohibition of the Use, Stockpiling, Production and Transfer of Antipersonnel Mines and on Their Destruction in Ottawa, Canada, in December 1997, represents a great arms control and human rights triumph.