Posts Tagged: Self-determination
The immediate future of Libya will be determined overwhelmingly by the Libyan people themselves. Critics of NATO's intervention in Libya should explain whether this outcome is unacceptable to them, and if so, why.
South Sudan, on the verge of nationhood, has a lot of oil but faces enormous challenges.
The United States can learn from the mistakes made in Iraq to craft a new approach to Afghanistan.
The United States did not simply watch from the sidelines during the war between Russia and Georgia.
Washington must balance human rights and regional stability in its response to Beijing over Tibet.
Violence against women, violation of local autonomy, and contamination of the environment are all part of the U.S. military footprint in Asia.
After Kosovo's declaration of independence, is the world heading toward a proliferation of new states?
Was the United States too hasty in recognizing the new state of Kosovo? Ian Williams and Stephen Zunes have different takes.
The United States should have thought twice about rushing to recognize the new state of Kosovo.
Kosovo has declared its independence from Serbia. But there are still a few obstacles in the path of statehood.