Washington has underestimated the serious political consequences of killing Soleimani. The warning of "a harsh retaliation" by Khamenei is more than just a threat...
[T]he chance of successfully removing the Republican president is absolutely nonexistent.
Such strong reactions stem from the lack of understanding and even misunderstanding of China.
The label for recent military interventions in some Arab countries — the majority of which are American-led — was “Regime Change.” Some world leaders who advocate humanitarian and democratic principles sympathize with oppressed Arab people, so they come to their rescue and rid them of their oppressive leaders, [Read more]
We must ask ourselves if a country called “Syria” even exists anymore.
We will see a Trump policy which combines incendiary statements and the preservation of American interests in the region.
Wherever you go in the Arab world, you hear criticism of America and the West. I can assure you that over the last few years, I have not met an Arab who didn’t blame the West for its inability to not meddle in the internal affairs of other countries or regions in general. I cannot say that I’m surprised, but the [Read more]
<i>The [terrorist] attacks and the migratory crisis in Europe have put international issues firmly in the middle of the discussion [among U.S. politicians]. These are the issues that allow candidates to show their differences.</i>
Alexandra de Hoop Scheffer, political analyst and specialist on U.S. trans-Atlantic [Read more]