Posts Tagged: Bush administration
A shaky ceasefire is in place in Lebanon. Will ambiguities doom the agreement?
More money does not equal more security.
Bush's proposal on oil doesn't go far enough.
The U.S. gets an opportunity in February to end the genocide.
Aceh, so long isolated from international view by the Indonesian government and military, is nowtragicallyat the center of world attention.
The principles that emerge will guide our work in Iraq and be the gauntlet we will throw down in front of this administration.
Even putting aside the many important legal and moral questions about the Bush administration's decision to invade Iraq, it has been a disaster even on practical terms.
President George W. Bush's November 6 speech before the National Endowment for Democracy emphasizing the need for greater democracy and freedom in the Arab world, while containing a number of positive aspects, was nevertheless very misleading and all-too characteristic of the longstanding contradictory messages that have plagued U.S. policy in the Middle East.
Look for the Bush administration to push its "Proliferation Security Initiative" (PSI) during the president's October trip to Asia.
UN Security Council Resolution 1511 is highly unlikely to secure any goals it was advertised to solve.