Posts Tagged: diplomacy
President Obama’s decision to bomb Syria stands in stark violation of international law, the UN Charter, and the requirements of the U.S. Constitution.
Weakening ISIS requires eroding the support it relies on from tribal leaders, military figures, and ordinary Iraqi Sunnis. Here's how to do it without bombs.
Sticks and carrots won't get North Korea to give up its nukes. But a peace treaty and security guarantees might.
If President Obama wants his legacy to be as a peacemaker, Iran must be the place to start.
How the Obama administration can make good on its stated preference for diplomacy over war.
Five steps the U.S. can take in Iraq without going back to war.
NATO's next secretary general is the first with anti-war credentials. Can he negotiate NATO reforms amid an increasingly tense security climate?
There are still significant challenges to reaching a permanent deal on Iran’s nuclear enrichment program, but there's plenty of room to compromise.
U.S. foreign policy is anything but demilitarized. But where the Bush team saw every problem as a nail, the Obama team wields more than just a hammer.
For North Korea to rise higher on the list of U.S. priorities, Washington policymakers will have to stop considering it in isolation.