Regions / Asia & Pacific
The sine qua non of any Af-Pak policy has to be a permanent rollback of the Taliban's armed capabilities.
The United States has to abandon its military approach to fighting terrorism and turn Pakistan into a true ally.
How skill at devising and executing foreign policy could lay the foundation for a mature and mutually beneficial relationship between the United States and Iran.
The Obama administration needs to engage in diplomacy if it is to make real progress with North Korea.
Russia and the United States are talking about abolition.
North Korea is planning more fireworks. Should we be concerned?
Surges backfire, columnist Conn Hallinan argues, so the Obama administration should be looking at a different way of solving the great game in Afghanistan.
This is one of the questions that Obama and the Europeans must ask.
With its new unified approach, the Obama administration is trying to increase the U.S. focus on Afghanistan and Pakistan and simultaneously prepare for withdrawal.
An army is only as good as its supply lines, which means that NATO is in trouble in Afghanistan.