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Obama's approach toward the Muslim world may be diplomatic, but it remains the work of mobilized people across the United States to end Obama's war in Afghanistan and Pakistan, halt the occupation of Iraq immediately rather than years from now, stop U.S. military aid to Israel, and launch new negotiations with Iran not based on military threats.
Russian analyst Dmitri Trenin talks with FPIF's Paul Hockenos about the economic crisis, the Obama challenge, and the potential for a restart in U.S.-Russian relations.
Twenty years later, we are still waiting for our invitation to the Cold War's funeral.
The UN's Stiglitz Commission is calling for short-term economic stimulus measures to help introduce, and above all not obstruct, required long-term changes.
The United States could learn a lot from Russia's patient and persistent engagement with Iran described in detail in Persian Dreams, a new book by a State Department analyst.
The provocative work of German-born artist Andrea Geyer make us confront our responsibility as citizens.
The European Union may be about to bump up its game. But first, the people of Europe have to give their okay.
Fouad Pervez and Sharad Joshi argue over the best way to move forward with U.S.-Pakistan relations.
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.