Posts Tagged: United States
Netanyahu's recent speech in favor of a Palestinian state contained several contradictory elements that cleverly undermined its central message.
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.
China and the United States should definitely be talking more about economic and environmental issues. But they also need to talk about reducing their military spending and avoiding a new cold war.
The Obama administration can do better on Africa policy.
The Obama administration boycotted the UN conference on racism and missed a golden opportunity.
Pyongyang can extend its 15 minutes of international attention by following its demonstration of power with a show of diplomacy.
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 United States' "rimland strategy" highlights the ambiguity of its relationship with China.
Politics is much like physics, columnist Conn Hallinan argues: for every reaction there is an equal and opposite reaction. And NATO is generating just such a reaction.
A military threat to the United States? An economic powerhouse? More likely a Potemkin Village.