Issues / War & Peace
Contradictions in U.S.-China relations and a way forward.
An overview of recent developments in global security.
Bombings in Egypt expose weaknesses in U.S. counterterrorism policies.
Bush's harsh words and threats seem awkward in a region where Washington's closest allies (Egypt, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Tunisia, and Jordan) hold utterly meaningless ballots.
John Bolton's first order of business.
In Iran, real political power rests with unelected military, economic, and right-wing ideologues, and in the June 25 runoff election, Iranian voters were forced to choose between two flawed candidates.
New agreements with India weakens international arms control regime.
Talking to the general
India Moves Toward a New Compact with the United States
When youre in the middle of a conflict, youre trying to find pillars of strength to lean on.