Secretary Carter sent a reply denying the request only a day before the meeting.
The largest pension fund in the U.S., CalPERS, is planning to invest in the ruble.
Barack Obama has decided to abandon the idea of repatriating all U.S. military before the end of his second term, one of the main promises he made during his electoral campaign. Official sources confirm that 5,500 Americans will remain in Afghanistan after 2016. The U.S. president announced his decision today at the [Read more]
Moscow's trump card isn't our modern army. It isn't our efficient and well-thought-out foreign policy. It isn't Putin's colossal ratings at home and abroad. Our trump card is the United States of America, which is doing the lion's share of the work for us in discrediting itself.
Republicans are an accessory to the structural failure of American politics.
It's clear that, in Barack Obama's opinion, the Syrian conflict cannot be solved militarily, and that this was the case since the beginning of the civil war four years ago.
At the same time that the North Korean regime is celebrating the 70th anniversary of the founding of the Workers’ Party with great fanfare, Seoul and Washington are looking into possible solutions and new sanctions that could be taken against Pyongyang, which is acting as unpredictably as ever. A few days from the [Read more]
'The US should not be sending the wrong signals to Taiwanese independence forces.'
“This has become routine,” declared Barack Obama, president of the United States, referring to the latest shootings at educational institutions in the country, leaving [people] dead, wounded and terrified.
In the majority of shootings, the aggressors come from homes where they were familiar with weapons and had [Read more]