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2016 election; Kim Jong-un shows off; Kerry meets Putin; Iran, the U.S., and the GCC; plus, China; Hong Kong; European politics; and Latin America Foreign Policy and the 2016 Presidential Election “Who’s Winning the Foreign Policy Primary?” Jonathan S. Tobin – Commentary, May 15, 2015 “The Emptiness of the Rubio Doctrine,” Peter Beinart – The … Read More

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The 2016 election; GCC Summit; Israel at a cross-road; Russia and China; UK election surprise; plus, Latin America; U.S. foreign policy; and bin Laden Foreign Policy and the 2016 Presidential Election “GOP Hopefuls Talk Tough on National Security,” Janet Hook – The Wall Street Journal, May 10, 2015 “Foreign Policy of GOP Hopefuls Echoes Obama’s,” … Read More

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The 2016 Election; regime change in the Middle East; politicizing the TPP; strained relations with China; Sri Lanka takes the stage; Vietnam reflects; Britain retreats; plus global energy forecast Foreign Policy and the 2016 Presidential Election “Everybody Against Obama: Previewing 2016’s Foreign-Policy Debate,” John Allen Gay – The National Interest, May 1, 2015 “Bernie Sanders … Read More

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The 2016 election; senate debates Iran; U.S.-Japan relations; Asia rising; Europe debates migration; UK vote; Syria update; plus, the world remembers. Foreign Policy and the 2016 Presidential Election “At Iowa Faith Summit, Foreign Policy Dominates,” Adam Wollner – National Journal, April 26, 2015 “On Foreign Policy, Republican Candidates are a Cast of Hawks,” Richard M. … Read More

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Analysis and opinion concerning foreign policy and the 2016 election, relations with Cuba, China, and Japan, as well as views on the global economy, Europe’s election, and Iran. Plus, view on U.S. foreign policy… Foreign Policy and the 2016 Presidential Election “Will 2016 Really be a Foreign Policy Election?” Byron York – Townhall.com, April 13, … Read More

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Analysis and opinion concerning terrorism in the Middle East and Africa as well as views on China, U.K. politics, and Latin America… Plus, an extra section on the Iran deal. Islamic Terrorism “The Hidden Hand Behind the Islamic State Militants? Saddam Hussein’s,” Liz Sly – The Washington Post, April 4, 2015 “Shiite Militias are the Real … Read More

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Concerns about Iran; Saudi Arabia in Yemen; strained relations with Israel; and China’s new bank. Plus, post-Yew Singapore, Nigeria’s election, and trouble in South America. Iran – Close to a Deal (For Better or Worse) – Then What? “At Last a Nuclear Deal with Iran is in Sight. The Chance Must not be Spurned,” Simon … Read More

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Views on the global economy, negotiations with Iran, as well as developments in Yemen, Nigeria, and Central Asia. Plus, articles on European politics, Europe’s energy market, and Singapore. Global Trade and Investment “European Rush to Join China’s AIIB Threatens Trans-Atlantic Alliance,” Daniel Twining – Nikkei Asian Review, March 20, 2015 “Why International Trade and Investment … Read More

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Foreign policy and the 2016 election, plus negotiations with Iran, conflict with ISIS, as well as perspectives on Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Scroll down for views on Putin… Foreign Policy and the 2016 Presidential Election “Foreign Policy Alters Contours of GOP Race,” Alex Isenstadt and Jonathan Topaz – Politico, March 12, 2015 Iran – … Read More

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International Women’s Day, plus views and opinions on Ukraine, Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and the situation in Venezuela. Remembering International Women’s Day “Here Are Five Women Leaders Fighting Europe’s Toughest Political Battles,” Paul Ames –GlobalPost, March 8, 2015 How is Ukraine Faring a Year After the Annexation? “The Costs of ‘Victory’ – Collateral Damage,” … Read More