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October 10, 2008
What Measures Can We Take Against Those Who Fund Terrorism but Do Not Directly Engage in It?
Today, NATO Defense Ministers agreed to allow their troops in Afghanistan to target drug traffickers who financially support Taliban fighters.…
October 3, 2008
What Are the Implications of the U.S.-India Agreement on Nuclear Energy?
This week, the U.S. Congress approved an agreement that allows for U.S.-India cooperation on peaceful uses of nuclear energy. The…
September 26, 2008
Does Less Attention by the Public and Media Have an Effect on the Foreign Policy Agenda?
With the U.S. economy taking center stage, foreign policy issues have fallen from the headlines. Does less attention by the…
September 19, 2008
What Message Would You Deliver at the United Nations General Assembly?
The 63rd session of the United Nations General Assembly opened on September 16, 2008. World leaders are preparing to deliver…
September 19, 2008
Russia's Future Is in Russia's Hands
Full Text Yesterday, Secretary Rice delivered a speech on U.S.-Russian relations to the German Marshall Fund in Washington, DC. In…
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.…