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Fire and Fury

August 10, 2017 // Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung - Germany - German

Trump learned North Korea's language of fire and fury quite quickly. Hopefully, someone will teach him... about the Cuban Missile Crisis while he spends his summer vacation on the golf course.

Beijing and Washington Submerged in the South China Sea

September 17, 2016 // al-Safir - Lebanon - Arabic

Powerful American diplomacy in combination with military maneuvers is considered the latest part in the compendium of American policies toward manifold disputes in the South China Sea. Observers reduce these developments to several objectives that the U.S. administration is striving to achieve. The United States, as a [Read more]

An Object Lesson for Obama in Asia

April 1, 2015 // Le Temps - Switzerland - French

<i>Washington wanted to isolate Beijing in its banking development plans. A serious mistake.</i> It’s a solid thrashing for the United States. To believe that Barack Obama, who swears by the Pacific, has not yet well understood what has happened there, completely underestimates the Chinese economic magnet’s [Read more]

Too Early to Call Obama Weak

January 24, 2015 // Huanqiu - China - Chinese

The recent State of the Union address is Obama’s high-profile summary of his past six years. It will help alter people’s view that the changes in Congress are stifling him.

Multipolar or Multilateral?

October 16, 2014 // Neue Zürcher Zeitung - Switzerland - German

Only a credible guarantee of support from the 'hyper power' that is the United States can be certain of authoritatively deterring the greedy heavyweights into respecting the sovereignty of smaller nations.

Bigger Fish to Fry for US

September 29, 2014 // The Standard - Hong Kong

While it has become President Barack Obamas top priority to eliminate the IS threat, he knows America cant do it alone. It would give the global alliance being formed a huge boost if he can persuade Beijing to join in.