In 1971, American forces struck Cambodia. Continuous bombing and military exercises had been carried out in the period prior to this assault, on account of Vietcong provocation of America in skirmishes and activities underway on Cambodian soil. After this, as is well known, Cambodia entered into a spiral of violence, [Read more]
There will be no monuments built to Bush
The US went to war in Iraq on the basis of Bushs gut instincts and religious convictions, not rigorous evidence.
Any militant movement that endures for 20 years
reflects the persistence of enabling conditions that breed militants and militancy.
Shes just as flawed as we are, and let me tell you, there are more American parents with unwed pregnant teenaged children than there are American parents with Harvard grads.
It is time for America, and Europe, to learn the lessons of Iraq - or, rather, relearn the lessons of virtually every country that tries to occupy another and determine its future.
Who could have ever predicted a possible association between Baghdad, Kabul and Tbilisi?
It seems that Rices most recent visit will be her last as the Secretary of State, and as she goes so will the Annapolis peace process: a process which typified the expression heavy on process, light on peace.