08/28/14 04:26 PM
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By Philip Klein | 08/28/14 12:55 PM
As president, he would have to deal with threats such as the one posed by ISIS. And he won't be able to go back in time to reverse foreign policy decisions.
By Kelly Cohen | 08/28/14 10:54 AM
Sen. Rand Paul argued Wednesday that the U.S. is partly responsible for the rise of ISIS, an argument that is sure to roil the Republican Party's ongoing debate over foreign policy ahead of the 2016 presidential elections.
By R. Emmett Tyrrell | 08/28/14 09:33 AM
There has never been such a display of presidential emptiness in American history.
By Steve Chapman | 08/27/14 06:29 PM
The United States has been bombing ISIS in Iraq and may attack them in Syria; all of which may do more harm than good.
08/26/14 08:16 PM
MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Ukraine's president said Wednesday that Vladimir Putin accepts the principles of a peace plan for Ukraine but the Russian leader insisted that only Kiev can reach a cease-fire deal with the pro-Moscow separatists. Following meetings between Putin and Ukrainian President...
By Noemie Emery | 08/26/14 05:32 PM
The more Obama retreats from forcible measures, the more force pursues him. The harder he tries to avoid the suggestion of violence, the more people horribly die.
08/25/14 04:47 PM
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's president on Monday dissolved parliament and called for early elections in October as his country continues to battle a pro-Russian insurgency in its eastern regions. In a statement on his website, President Petro Poroshenko said snap elections would be held Oct....
08/25/14 04:33 PM
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's prime minister-designate called Monday on the country's numerous Shiite militias and tribes to come under government control and stop acting independently, as violence killed at least 58 people in areas where the Muslim sect dominates. The comments by Haider al-Abadi came...
By Paul Bedard | 08/25/14 01:32 PM
This week's Mainstream Media Scream features ABC "This Week" host George Stephanopoulos fretting over strong U.S. action against the terrorist group ISIS.
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/24/14 10:37 AM
McCain argued that the president's foreign policy is weak on planning, and that his failure to communicate his ends to Congress has kept him from gaining its support and, in turn, developing a muscular response.
08/22/14 08:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden says the U.S. is prepared to help Iraq pursue a federal system that would decentralize power away from Baghdad. In an opinion piece in The Washington Post, Biden says Iraq is making progress in forming a new government. But he says sectarian divisions...
By Mona Charen | 08/22/14 05:14 PM
The great task for a leader of the United States, President Obama appears to believe, is to get out of history's way.
By Susan Crabtree | 08/22/14 02:15 PM
The Pentagon on Friday condemned Russian forces for sending a 90-truck convoy into Ukraine and demanded that they remove their vehicles and personnel from the territory "immediately."
By Mark Tapscott | 08/22/14 08:19 AM
President Obama is still vacationing in Martha's Vineyard as this is written. But he may have experienced a jolting encounter with a grim reality.
By Philip Klein | 09/17/14
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By Paul Bedard | 09/17/14