After a long 59 years of old Cold War animosity, the U.S. and Cuba held summit talks. U.S. President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro held an unofficial dialogue between two states during the Organization of American States (OAS) summit meeting on April 11, 2015. This was the first time the U.S. has ever [Read more]
A joint meeting between the U.S. secretary of defense and the South Korean minister of national defense was held on April 10 in Seoul. However, recently disclosed controversies were left unaddressed. Now is the time to get over the United States’ worried outlook and for the South Korean government to firmly establish [Read more]
On April 2, six countries, including the USA, reached an agreement that will halt Iranian nuclear development. Iran will stop producing nuclear materials needed for nuclear weapons, and the United Nations Security Council, just as the USA, will lift the economic sanctions against Iran, participants reported. The [Read more]
For President Park Geun-hye, “queen” of the Blue House or South Korea’s presidential palace, there is hesitation over joining the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB). She also is agonizing over whether to allow America to set up the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system in her [Read more]
The dream of a nuke-free world was mainly dashed because the U.S., Russia and China weren't very good role models.
The taunts and threats from North Korea are getting worse and worse. On Feb. 4, the North Korean National Defense Committee issued a statement, announcing that “We no longer have the need to face America, nor do we have the willingness to associate ourselves with them.” In addition, they threatened that “[should [Read more]
The public tends to believe that as Obama’s term reaches its end, he will overcome domestic and international restraints to achieve his goals ... and leave behind a significant legacy.
Even if it is possible, is it right for a country — say, China — to be like America? What would happen to the planet Earth then?