All World Affairs Content

3 Jun 2007

Is Iran a threat to Israel or America (or Lebanon)?

with or without nuclear weapons, represents no threat to America.” Far be it from me ...

1 Nov 2010

Election Day

posted at PJ Media . North America US Politics Elections Economy ...

20 Aug 2003

Blaming America First

But There is always a “but” the aftermath has been another story. America has created ...

19 Sep 2010

Reality Begins to Sink In

Originally posted at PJ Media . North America Middle East Israel US Bill ...

16 Oct 2012

US Court Overturns Conviction of Bin Laden Driver

Voice of America. 03:05 PM EDT
1 Oct 2012

US Calls on Rwanda to Denounce Congo Rebels

Voice of America. 03:37 PM EDT
10 Aug 2010

Did the Middle East Just Dodge a War?

Originally posted at PJ Media . North America Middle East Europe and Central ...

8 Mar 2017

Brace Yourself for a New Cold War

President Trump is unlikely to get away with any Russia-friendly policies now. Instead he may reverse course completely with a hawkish anti-Russian stance to recover his reputation.
30 Nov 2016

How Trump’s General Mike Flynn Sees the World

Americans who voted for Donald Trump because they want less war instead of more are probably out of luck. His national security advisor, Michael Flynn, is eager to fight a “very big war”.
18 Nov 2011

Clinton Talks Investment, Trade at ASEAN Summit

Voice of America. 09:23 AM EST
9 Aug 2012
1 Dec 2016

Erdogan in a Corner After Blunders and Bluster

Turkey’s President Erdogan has tried to maneuver away from the West, seeking closer ties with NATO foes. But unlike Vladimir Putin, Erdogan is all posture and no gains.
6 Feb 2013

North Korea Rattles Nuclear Sabers

North Korea threatens the South, and declares that its missile and nuclear tests are aimed at its "arch enemy," the US, and that it will settle accounts with force, not words.
5 Jun 2012
26 Feb 2014

Are Chinese–North Korean Ties Starting to Fray?

The execution of North Korean No. 2 Jang Song Thaek in December also killed Beijing’s strongest link to Pyongyang. Might China now be rethinking the special relationship?
2 Dec 2009

Obama's Afghanistan Speech

in Commentary”:http://www.commentarymagazine.com/blogs/index.php/jpodhoretz/185022: Whatever the flaws in the speech itself North America South Asia ...

23 Apr 2012

US Warns of Terrorist Attacks in Kenya

Voice of America. 11:35 AM EDT
4 Feb 2005

Hypocrisy by hypocrites

America’s insignia are ubiquitous — from Ralph Lauren jumpers to Primal Scream ...

17 Apr 2013

How to Talk to North Korea

Is it “appropriate” to engage in dialogue with the war-mongering Kim regime? Yes, but not in the way Secretary of State Kerry proposed this week.
5 Mar 2012
29 Jul 2009

Slow Writing This Week

slowly becomes a bit more civilized. North America Middle East Iraq US ...

19 Apr 2017

The Real North Korean Missile Crisis is Coming

A Korean war would be nearly apocalyptic but “strategic patience” has allowed the Kim regime to make progress on a missile that could reach the US West Coast. The clock is ticking on this crisis.
5 Apr 2011

Gates Talks Mideast Unrest in Saudi Arabia

Voice of America. 08:00 PM EDT
23 Jun 2009

Targeting a journalist

and authentically totalitarian. North America Middle East Europe and Central Asia Iran ...

22 Jun 2009

Who is helping the bad guys?

the dollars of a democracy and the blood money of a dictatorship? North America ...

Confused in Tehran

protests as ‘patently false and absurd’. So which is it? North America Middle ...

9 Feb 2012

US Drone Kills Top Militant in Pakistan

Voice of America. 09:28 AM EST
27 Aug 2013

US Gears Up to Bomb Syria

for the moment until I have a better idea of what, exactly, is going on here. North America Middle East US Syria John Kerry Bashar Assad Violence WMD ...

18 Jan 2012

Pakistan Delays Visit of US Envoy

Voice of America. 08:57 AM EST
5 Dec 2016

Trump’s Taiwan Call Wasn’t a Blunder

President-elect Donald Trump has already flipped the script on China by accepting a phone call with Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen. Trump may have downplayed it, but it wasn’t a blunder.
5 Apr 2012

Why North Korea's Hidden Gulag Matters

Soft-pedaling human rights abuses did not serve Washington well on China—and it won’t work on North Korea, either.
5 Jan 2012

31 Killed in Prison Gang-Fight in Mexico

Voice of America. 10:14 AM EST
10 Apr 2009

American Humor

I presume, he did voluntarily. North America US Judicial / Criminal ...

4 Sep 2014

North Korea Parades Three American Prisoners

By letting CNN interview three Americans it’s holding for various reasons, North Korea is almost certainly trying to obtain something from Washington. The question is: What is it?
1 Nov 2004

Election Day

Canada will not grant you asylum. If John Kerry wins the election, America will still be America. Australia will not grant you asylum. People who vote ...

8 Jul 2013

From the Mouths of Babes

It happens sometimes. And it needs to happen in Egypt. North America Middle ...

6 Nov 2011

Nicaraguans Vote in Presidential Election

Voice of America. 12:34 PM EST
3 Apr 2013

The World's Most Dangerous Places

safe and sedate, but it somehow feels natural that this is so. North America Asia Pacific Africa Canada South Korea ...

13 Jan 2013

War in Mali Heats Up

includes serious negotiations with non-extremist Malians in the north ...

4 Oct 2011
12 Oct 2008

Coming Soon

Stay tuned. The next dispatch is just about ready. North America Europe ...

1 Feb 2017

The Real Problem with Trump’s Executive Order

The Trump administration deliberately crafted a travel ban to inflict maximum pain, waited for everyone to explode, then walked the worst parts of it back and lied about it on television.
8 Jul 2015

Is Obama Moving Too Fast with Vietnam?

President Obama forfeited valuable political capital early on in Burma’s political opening. Now, despite Hanoi’s human rights record, he is pursuing a similar approach with Vietnam.
31 Aug 2011
30 Aug 2011

Bomb Kills 10 in Pakistan Following Eid Prayers

Voice of America. 08:00 PM EDT
10 Mar 2017

Peru Copper Miners Strike, Adding to Chile Stoppage

The North Coast Courier. South Africa. 11:47 AM EST
4 Aug 2010

China Rejects US Concerns about Deals with Iran

Voice of America. 08:00 PM EDT
26 Jul 2011