What are you celebrating, Washington?
American presidents have celebrated throughout history: President Carter led the celebrations for the famous Camp David agreement between Prime Minister Begin and President Sadat; President Clinton embraced the late PLO leader Yasser Arafat and Prime Minister Rabin and then there [Read more]
Obama lauded Benjamin Netanyahu, saying that he considers him to be wise. He even said that Netanyahu being on the extreme right will somehow prove to be a helpful factor for the acceptance of new ideas.
The U.S State Department decided to remove Syria from the travel warning list.
This seems like an internal American issue, but since countries are being classified because of different political views, even lists based on scientific, social or statistical bases are being politicized. The most recent proof is that [Read more]
Haiti, victim of the earthquake, victim of poverty and underdevelopment… tiny Haiti exposes once again — before the earthquake and after — capitalism's incompetence for solving humanity’s problems.
I am certainly not attempting to discount any efforts that have been expended — no matter how big or small — [Read more]
It has become clear that the adoption of a strategy on Afghanistan is one of the main concerns for U.S. President Barack Obama, while talk about the importance of victory in “the war on terrorism” in this Asian nation rings hollow.
It seems that, after an unceasing review of the deteriorating situation there, he [Read more]
A year after his election, it appears that U.S. President Barack Obama has exhausted almost all the momentum that accompanied his arrival to the White House.
One year ago, Barack Obama won the American presidential election and reached the White House as the first black U.S. president. He gave a speech about flexibility and openness, and he spoke of a new era of peace and stability in the world. He restarted U.S. relations with Islamic countries, as he declared in his two [Read more]
...the Obama administration is still looking for new ideas despite all the evidence confirming Israel's rejection of peace and its procrastination to gain more time on the ground and in negotiations.
Japan, with the second largest economy in the world, needs to dispense with U.S. military protection and its security assurances.
Obama outlined with soft diplomacy a number of steps. If applied, these steps will build a new world based on cooperation and integration instead of conflict and confrontation