Written by RSN
On December 5, 2008, President George W. Bush delivered his valedictory Middle East policy speech (excerpted below) before the Brookings Institution's Saban Forum in Washington, D.C.,a tour d'horizon of developments in the region, ranging from the fight ...
Written by Yoram Schweitzerand and Ephraim Asculai
Over the past weeks, the US has accelerated efforts to confront the danger to world peace and its own security arising from the security situation in Pakistan. In a statement to Congress, Secretary of State Hilary Clinton ...
Written by MEMRI
Written by Sarah Page
May 10, 2009
Foreign Ministry spokesman asserts ‘full religious freedom' despite arrests, torture.
By Sarah Page
DUBLIN, May 8 (Compass Direct News) - A U.S. government body cited increased harassment, imprisonment and torture of members of unregistered religious groups in China last year, ...
Written by Ivan Oelrich and Hans M. Kristensen
May 6, 2009
By Ivan Oelrich and Hans M. Kristensen
FAS Strategic Security Blog
It is not in the Congressional Strategic Posture Commission reportpublished today that the President should look for new ideas on how to reduce the role of nuclear weapons and lead the world toward nuclear ...
Written by Amir Kulick
Written by Toby Westerman
May 6, 2009
International News Analysis Today
By Toby Westerman
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton recently declared that "...ideology...is so yesterday."Several days after Clinton made her statement, the president of Bolivia, Evo Morales, publically described himself as a ...
Written by Memri
Written by George Friedman
May 5, 2009
by George Friedman
Word began to flow out of Mexico the weekend before last of well over 150 deaths suspected to have been caused by a new strain of influenza commonly referred to as swine flu. Scientists who examined the flu announced that this was a new strain of ...