al-Qaeda has become stronger in the Maghreb regions, according to the State Department.
Spain is one of the main transit points for Islamic terrorism because of its proximity to Africa, its lack of formal borders with the rest of the European Union and its large Maghribian immigrant population, according to the [Read more]
New charge against Obama
The Cuban dictator predicts the new change in America will be an “absolute failure” if Obama does not lift the economic and financial embargo that weighs on the island. The Cuban dictator pointed out that already 10 presidents have been in office and none of them did anything regarding the [Read more]
Obama arrived with intent to ensure that people are certain he is the antithesis of Bush. His conciliatory call for a planet free of nuclear weapons was charming, but it also has the same practical valor as does invoking a world free of war.
Last night in London, Barack Obama began his first international tour since assuming the presidency, needing to convert the enormous flow of popularity that accompanies him into practical leadership for a world in crisis. During the week, Obama will participate in three summits on economic, political, and security [Read more]
Barack Obama, the U.S. president for whom Europe swooned, is in Europe, on his first transatlantic visit. It's more than probable, however, that this dizzying tour (the G-20, a NATO summit, meetings with the EU and Turkey) will end in a handful of hopeful statements and gestures - such as the apparent resetting of [Read more]
<b>Obama offers Iran a new beginning in relations, the most direct offer to Tehran in 30 years of confrontations.</b>
United States presidents have always liked to utilize important dates to deliver great speeches and launch messages to their nation. So Barack Obama must have thought that the day of Iran’s most [Read more]
That a U.S. president so calculating and cold as Mr. Obama has proven himself to be, has referred to the AIG managers’ bonuses during a public hearing should mean something: or is it that the president is outraged and has not been able to contain himself or is this issue relevant to some hoped for political outcome? [Read more]
The president of the United States, Barack Obama, and the president of Brazil, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, promised in Washington yesterday to coordinate their politics in order to take advantage of this historical opportunity they believe will lead to a new model of relations on the American continent. Both leaders [Read more]
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s tour of the Middle East did not provide answers to the latest core questions, so the many contradictory declarations about the pragmatic goal of “speaking with enemies,” President Barack Obama’s expression which is trendy in Washington, impel us to postpone judgment to [Read more]
<b>Anyone who's anyone in Washington has given strict orders to their assistants or secretaries to "clean" the agenda of commitments on Wednesday nights. Lest the Obamas call...</b>
Fifty days in Washington and Michelle and Barack Obama have already established a custom: Wednesday nights are party time at the White [Read more]