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US committing treason in order to favor Israel – Press TV

Press TVUS committing treason in order to favor IsraelPress TVInfluential pro-Israel pressure groups like AIPAC in the United States actively work to steer US foreign policy in favor of Israel. “When we talk about the issue of Israeli influence in US government and particularly in US foreign policy, it is so out ...Israel's Lost CloutConsortium NewsAction will reveal Iran's moderatesBend … [Read more...]

About American Foreign Policy – Iranian

IranianAbout American Foreign PolicyIranianUS Foreign Policy, 1901-1941: United States foreign policy between 1901 and 1941 can be characterized as generally confident, sometimes aggressive and, occasionally, even cautious. The first twenty years of the century saw the U.S. leadership pursue … [Read more...]

Al-Shabaab grew amid Somalia’s lawlessness – Midnimo Information Center

Al-Shabaab grew amid Somalia's lawlessnessMidnimo Information CenterIt is seeking to turn Somalia into a fundamentalist Islamic state, according to the Council on Foreign Relations, which published a backgrounder on the group in July. The group is believed to be responsible for attacks in Somalia that have killed ...and more … [Read more...]

How the shutdown is hurting US foreign policy – Washington Post (blog)

Washington Post (blog)How the shutdown is hurting US foreign policyWashington Post (blog)But, much as in 2011, the re-pivot to Asia is being stalled before it's even really begun -- this time distracted not by problems in Middle East but by the United States' own Congress. The shutdown of the U.S. federal government, due to Congress's ...Shutdown: US reliability questioned … [Read more...]

Experts Say Shutdown Weakens US Foreign Policy – Here And Now

Here And NowExperts Say Shutdown Weakens US Foreign PolicyHere And NowHOBSON: So you agree, then, with the veteran diplomat Richard Haass, who heads the Council on Foreign Relations, who said the shutdown weakens U.S. foreign policy, simple as that. BURNS: It affects our credibility because, you know, we are, in many … [Read more...]

Locked Out of the Library – Inside Higher Ed

Locked Out of the LibraryInside Higher EdLisa D. Cook, an associate professor of economic and international relations at Michigan State University, is a visiting fellow at the Smithsonian Institution's Lemelson Center for Invention and Innovation. She said the shutdown was forcing her to ...and more … [Read more...]

Bill would allow UW schools, technical colleges to authorize charter schools – Wisconsin State Journal

Bill would allow UW schools, technical colleges to authorize charter schoolsWisconsin State JournalAll University of Wisconsin System campuses, state technical colleges and educational service agencies would be able to authorize charter schools under a bill to be discussed by a legislative committee Thursday. The proposal comes as an amendment to SB ...and more … [Read more...]

Threat of Failure – by Micah Zenko – Foreign Policy (blog)

Threat of Failure - by Micah ZenkoForeign Policy (blog)Accurately addressing the question of whether military coercion "worked" in Syria is vitally important, in particular because it has implications for how the United States and its partners proceed with their (suddenly accelerated) diplomatic ...Albrecht: Deliberately DiplomaticThe Dartmouthall 7 news articles … [Read more...]

How the Shutdown Weakens US Foreign Policy – Council on Foreign Relations

Council on Foreign RelationsHow the Shutdown Weakens US Foreign PolicyCouncil on Foreign RelationsAnd virtually every Asian leader who I have contact with is trying to make sense of this, but the bottom line is two things: one is that the United States is less dependable, and this comes both out of the shutdown and out of the president's eleventh ...An Interview with Douglas … [Read more...]

The Shutdown Won’t Break the US Foreign Policy Machine (Right Away) – Foreign Policy (blog)

Foreign Policy (blog)The Shutdown Won't Break the US Foreign Policy Machine (Right Away)Foreign Policy (blog)A government shutdown would also affect U.S. foreign policy more subtly by delaying critical foreign-policy related hearings in Congress, paring back nuclear and other critical energy programs to the bare minimum, and interfering with the State ... … [Read more...]

Obama Doctrine a negative turn for US foreign policy – New York Post

New York Daily NewsObama Doctrine a negative turn for US foreign policyNew York PostHe defined four core interests. He promised to “confront external aggression against our allies and partners” and to ensure the “free flow of energy from the region.” He said that the United States will continue to dismantle “terrorist networks that ...Obama Outlines Five Tenants for U.S. Foreign Policy in Middle … [Read more...]

US foreign policy ‘disastrous’ – Press TV

Press TVUS foreign policy 'disastrous'Press TVThursday Sep 26, 201303:38 AM GMT. Home; >; United States; >. »Back to Story. US foreign policy 'disastrous'. Thu Sep 26, 2013 3:35AM. Share | Email | Print. Related Interviews: Iran-US deal possible: Analyst … [Read more...]

Trouble at the core of US foreign policy – Washington Post

Trouble at the core of US foreign policyWashington PostIn what may be the most morally crimped speech by a president in modern times, Mr. Obama explicitly ruled out the promotion of liberty as a core interest of the United States. Instead, he told the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday, America's core ... … [Read more...]

Trust and US Foreign Policy – the Diplomat

Trust and US Foreign Policythe DiplomatWhen dealing with the adversaries like Iran and North Korea, and fierce rivals like China and Russia, the U.S. foreign policy community's bedrock assumption is that the other side is always trying to dupe the United States. It's not an unreasonable ... … [Read more...]

International relations experts debate strike on Syria – Yale Daily News (blog)

Yale Daily News (blog)International relations experts debate strike on SyriaYale Daily News (blog)International relations experts debate strike on Syria. On Tuesday evening, a group of international relations experts — from left, Mohammed Elfayoumy, Emma Sky, Hassan Barari, Charles Hill and Ellen Lust — discussed the situation in Syria. Photo by ... … [Read more...]

Obama’s Six Mistakes Damage US Foreign Policy – The Fiscal Times

The Fiscal TimesObama's Six Mistakes Damage US Foreign PolicyThe Fiscal TimesSecretary of State John Kerry and Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel are asking lawmakers today to trust the White House when it says that pending operations in Syria would be limited to air strikes and that the White House has no plans to put American ... … [Read more...]

Syria shows irony of American global leadership – Guelph Mercury

Syria shows irony of American global leadershipGuelph MercuryBut now the very system that the United States leads is hemming the Americans in. U.S. foreign policy expert Robert Kagan summed up the irony of American global leadership neatly in his Iraq War-era book, Of Paradise and Power. While Europe and much … [Read more...]

SPIN METER: As Obama woos Congress and allies, a look at his views on using … – Washington Post

Washington PostSPIN METER: As Obama woos Congress and allies, a look at his views on using ...Washington PostNow, as commander in chief of a world superpower, his rhetoric of the past is being tested by the reality of today as he presses Congress to allow the United States to launch a military strike against the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad over ...and more … [Read more...]