By being unpredictable, Duterte puts the two major powers in a “guessing game."
The United States and its allies began striking Tikrit late Wednesday night at the request of the Iraqi government, targeting
There seems little doubt that the self-styled radical Islamist group, Islamic State, is committing genocide in Iraq, certainly against the Yazidis, and has targeted Christians to "convert or die" as well.
The best way to help Venezuela is by demanding that our own government stop interfering in that country's affairs.
Jorge Vinicio Sosa Orantes, a former second lieutenant in the Guatemalan military, was recently convicted in the US of making
Afghanistan never rose in the first place, and is again increasing its heroin production. We've never gotten a grip on the Arab Spring. Who knows where Egypt and Yemen are headed?
Nobody should be surprised that deadly violence is making an alarming return to daily life in Iraq. The real surprise may come a year from now.
Welcome to the 21st century, a time already characterized by the limits on American power. This is not an argument for isolationism. It is an argument for a realistic understanding of what we can and cannot do and should and should not do.
WASHINGTON -- Defending the first war launched on his watch, President Barack Obama declared Monday night that the United