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28 Jul 2014

Welcome to Vietnam

Michael J. Totten's blog Ho Chi Minh would be appalled if he could see Vietnam now. Well, perhaps not appalled—he was less doctrinaire than the likes of Vladimir Lenin and Fidel Castro, and even hard-line ideologues can become more flexible over time ...

Third Time Unlucky, Argentina Set for New Default

CNBC. United States. 04:20 PM EDT

US Fuming Over Israeli Criticism of Kerry

YNet News. Israel. 04:16 PM EDT

Emirates to Avoid Iraqi Airspace as Violence Rises

Khaleej Times. United Arab Emirates. 03:26 PM EDT

Abbas to Head ‘Joint Team’ for Gaza Cease-Fire Talks

Arab News. Saudi Arabia. 03:22 PM EDT

Palestinian Fighters Raid Israel on Gaza 'Truce' Day

The Daily Star. Lebanon. 03:10 PM EDT

Multi-Billion Losses Expected from EU Russia Sanctions

EU Observer. Belgium. 03:07 PM EDT

Libya Warns of 'Humanitarian Disaster' Over Fuel Fire

Africa Review. Kenya. 03:03 PM EDT

Karzai Defends the Release of Taliban Prisoners

Tolo News. Afghanistan. 02:56 PM EDT

The Death of the Latest Middle East Peace Process

Michael J. Totten's blog Ben Birnbaum and Amir Tibon have written an exhaustively detailed and compulsively readable narrative of the Israeli-Palestinian peace talks that collapsed three months ago for The New Republic . We know how the story ends ...

US National Guard Would Be Able to Arrest Immigrants

El Universal. Mexico. 01:25 PM EDT

The Conflict in Gaza: Recalculating the Political-Military Equation

The Washington Institute for Near East Policy. 01:14 PM EDT

On Juncker’s List: Improving EU External Action

European Union Institute for Security Studies. France. 01:07 PM EDT

Chinese Citizens Fighting in Iraq Raises Alarm Bells

The National. United Arab Emirates. 12:51 PM EDT

Abu Sayyaf Kills 21 in Ambush in Philippines

Manila Standard Today. 12:49 PM EDT

Nothing Shocking About Kerry’s Coddling of Hamas

Joshua Muravchik's blog Israel was shocked by Secretary of State John Kerry’s diplomatic maneuvers regarding Gaza. David Horovitz, the editor of the Times of Israel , a man who takesmiddle-of-the-road positions and chooses words carefully, called it ...

As Middle East and Ukraine Strife Heats Up, Venezuela Oil Price Rises

Latin American Herald Tribune. Venezuela. 11:43 AM EDT

Ex-Yukos Shareholders Awarded Compensation

Deutsche Welle. Germany. 11:39 AM EDT

Germany to Support Tougher Sanctions Against Russia

The Wall Street Journal. 10:06 AM EDT

France Offers Asylum to Mosul’s Christians

Al Arabiya. United Arab Emirates. 09:50 AM EDT