Topic: Ileana Ros-Lehtinen
The State Department plans to send Feisal Abdul Rauf, the imam behind the controversial ground zero mosque, to the Middle East as part of a public diplomacy mission to explain how Islam is perceived in America. Critics are complaining the imam is too 'radical' to represent the US.
08/11/2010 04:13 pm
Kenya's churches are opposing a draft Kenyan Constitution they see as encouraging abortion. Three US lawmakers – targeting the abortion issue – have also sent a letter to the State Department questioning US support of the constitution process in Kenya.
05/14/2010 04:33 pm
But renewed dialogue with the Castro government is likely to start and end with that one issue.
07/14/2009 01:00 am
But critics say the US should go slowly on a deal that would help a crucial trading partner for Iran.
12/23/2008 12:00 am
12/04/2008 12:00 am
We can't be competitive globally if we lack exposure beyond US borders.
06/12/2008 01:00 am