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September 17, 2008
Listen to This: Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy Hosts Bloggers' Call
LISTEN | Full Text Earlier this afternoon, Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs James K. Glassman…
September 16, 2008
Imagine This: You Have No Country, No Country Will Claim You
About the Authors: Samuel M. Witten serves as Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees, and Migration and David…
September 12, 2008
Is It the Leader or the System That Creates a Closed Society?
Rumors have swirled that North Korean leader Kim Jong-il is seriously ill. The North Koreans have denied that there are…
September 10, 2008
U.S.-Russia Relations in the Aftermath of the Georgia Crisis
Yesterday, before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Daniel Fried testified…
September 9, 2008
Primer on Ramadan
Last night, Secretary Rice hosted the annual State Department Iftaar dinner . Iftaars are meals held to break the fast…
September 5, 2008
What Lessons Can Be Learned From the U.S.-Libyan Relationship?
Secretary Rice made an historic visit to Libya. She is the only U.S. Cabinet-level official to have met with Libyan…
September 4, 2008
Significant Events in U.S.-Libyan Relations: A Timeline
Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will travel to Portugal, Libya, Tunisia, Algeria and Morocco from September 4 to September 7.…
August 29, 2008
What Rights Should a Country Have When Another Country is Trying To Defend Itself and its Allies?
The United States and Poland agreed to station a U.S. missile defense shield in Poland. Russia is vehemently opposed to…
August 15, 2008
What Role Should the International Community Play in the Russia-Georgia Conflict?
DipNote Editors' Note: Due to lingering crisis in Georgia, this entry will remain the "Question of the Week" for two…
August 8, 2008
To What Extent Are the Olympic Games More Than an Athletic Competition?
August 8, 2008 marked the opening of the 2008 Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXIX…
August 7, 2008
Secretary Rice Speaks With The Politico and Yahoo! News
Full Text From DipNote Editors: Yesterday, Secretary Rice spoke with Mike Allen of The Politico and Yahoo! News, and we…
August 1, 2008
How Will a Change in Israeli Leadership Affect Prospects for Middle East Peace?
On July 30, Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert announced his resignation effective in September, when his political party will hold…