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Decisions About Afghanistan

December 7, 2009 // ABC Journal - Spain - Spanish

President Obama has taken more than three months of intense advising to respond to the report by the top representative of the North American forces and NATO in Afghanistan (ISAF) about the delicate situation in the country. The debate over the means of employment, of very high military content, has centered on the [Read more]

Escalation in Afghanistan

December 4, 2009 // El Pais - Spain - Spanish

<b>Obama’s plan errs on the side of optimism and is dependent on too many factors outside of his control.</b> More than eight months after announcing a change of strategy in Afghanistan and Pakistan in order to “dismantle and defeat” Al-Qaeda and the Taliban, the U.S. president has finally delivered by sending [Read more]

U.S. Investors Dismiss Rising Interest Rates

November 22, 2009 // El Diario Exterior - Spain - Spanish

The majority of market analysts believe that the United States Federal Reserve will maintain the current interest rates during the first half of 2010. According to a survey of fund managers issued by Merrill Lynch of Bank of America, investors anticipate that the Fed (Federal Reserve) won't modify interest rates [Read more]

Obama Shouldn’t Be in a Hurry to Leave Iraq

November 8, 2009 // ABC Journal - Spain - Spanish

The pedigree (literally "string," because long form names in Arabic reflect lineage) of his name leaves no room for doubt about his direct relationship with the royal family. The Foreign Minister of Kuwait, Mohamed Sabah al-Salem Al-Sabah, was received this week in Madrid by Don Juan Carlos and met with his colleague [Read more]

Politics and Strategy in Afghanistan

October 23, 2009 // ABC - Spain - Spanish

If the Afghan conflict is not isolated, the contagion of the conflict has the ability to extend not only to Pakistan, but also to India, China, former Soviet countries of central Asia and even to Russia.

Obama Treats Zapatero as a Good Friend

October 15, 2009 // El Mundo - Spain

The meeting between Obama and Zapatero in the White House formalizes the end of the discord that lasted for five years between Washington and Madrid. Zapatero took on the norm of re-establishing traditional good relations with the United States, which he himself demolished with his erroneous impudence toward George W. [Read more]
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