Topic: National Intelligence Council
Saudi Arabia is peddling the message of sectarian division, but that’s a dangerously inaccurate misreading of the what the Arab Spring is really about. If the US wants stability in the Middle East, it shouldn’t bow to Saudi Arabia’s opposition to Shiite Iran.
06/07/2011 02:06 pm
America's policy in the Middle East – blind interventionist support for regimes on behalf of myopic 'American interests' – fueled the unrest now boiling over across the region. Washington must now learn to work with the moderate opposition groups arising, including Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood.
02/04/2011 03:54 pm
Shouldn’t the world welcome the actions of two significant, responsible, democratic, and rational states to intervene and help check the foolishnesses of decades of US policy on Iran?
05/24/2010 02:14 pm
But at least by establishing a withdrawal date in Afghanistan, Obama put Kabul on notice to start solving its own problems.
12/02/2009 12:00 am
Ghanaians take a special pride in the fact that neither they nor Obama are descended from slaves, but they know that his visit has more practical reasons, too.
07/09/2009 01:00 am
North Koreans on Thursday tested several short-range missiles, but their track record on longer-range missile technology has been poor.
07/03/2009 01:00 am
He has to follow up with real engagement.
03/16/2009 01:00 am
Charles Freeman, nominee for chair of the National Intelligence Council, blames pro-Israeli lobbyists for scuttling his nomination.
03/12/2009 01:00 am
Bush's orders to send special forces after Taliban militants have roots in previous presidencies.
09/15/2008 01:00 am
A warming climate would mean less food and more immigration, which could worsen ethnic strife.
06/27/2008 01:00 am