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Just after jettisoning one Cold War relic, President Obama gave renewed credence to another.
From 1989 to 1990, thousands of civilians died and were buried in mass graves in President George H.W. Bush's search for one suspected drug trafficker.
Why can’t Washington get the message?
The appearance of Palestinian defeat is an optical illusion—one that hides the probability of eventual Israeli defeat.
Why does the Pakistani military pick unwinnable fights?
Memorials across the world pay tribute to “fallen soldiers,” but virtually none exist for those who fought for peace.
Why do we need another lobby, like their Israeli-American Council, when AIPAC is already so powerful? To feed their billion-dollar egos.
In the end, Hagel, who came to regret his reluctant vote to invade Iraq, evidently proved an uncomfortable fit.
Caving to outside pressure, this week the organization added women to the High-level Independent Panel on UN Peace Operations—but it still falls short of gender parity.