WASHINGTON, Jan. 4 (UPI) -- The vicious campaign to smear Chuck Hagel with an anti-Israel brush and deter U.S. President Barack Obama from nominating him to become the next defense secretary got rolling over year-end holidays.
WASHINGTON, Dec. 19 (UPI) -- Since World War II, the Middle East in particular and the Arab world in general is a kaleidoscope of wars, revolutions, coups, counter-coups and assassinations.
WASHINGTON, Dec. 7 (UPI) -- For Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu apartheid, or institutionalized segregation of Palestinians, is less threatening than full-fledged Palestinian independence.
WASHINGTON, Nov. 23 (UPI) -- The latest military clash between Israel and the Palestinians has relegated the emergence of a Palestinian state to desert mirage.
WASHINGTON, Nov. 12 (UPI) -- Hurricane Sandy’s message was loud and clear: This is just the beginning of unpredictable but ever more destructive storms.
WASHINGTON, Nov. 1 (UPI) -- A.Q. Khan, Pakistan's hero who sold nuclear weapons secrets to Iran, North Korea and Libya, has his own political party to promote his presidential ambitions.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- President Barack Obama and challenger Mitt Romney have totally different views on the future of U.S. defense.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 12 (UPI) -- The cost of foreign wars -- $1.6 trillion over the past 11 years in Iraq and still climbing in Afghanistan – has short-changed major domestic priorities.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- An undeclared cyberwar is under way. The U.S. commander of USCYBERCOM says the cyberwar threat has grown in 10 years “from exploitation to disruption to destruction of computer networks.”
WASHINGTON, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Anti-U.S. demonstrations from Southeast Asia to North Africa over seven time zones surpassed anything witnessed during the anti-Vietnam war campaigns in the 1970s. Who and what’s behind them?
WASHINGTON, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- The political revival of Dr. A.Q. Khan in Pakistan is one of the biggest threats to the moderate world, a longtime observer of the Pakistani political scene argues.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- Support for the Afghan war is draining fast as some Afghan troops turn their guns on their American advisers.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 20 (UPI) -- Israeli pressures are growing to persuade President Obama that military action against Iran’s key nuclear installations “is real, imminent and doable.”
WASHINGTON, Aug. 13 (UPI) -- The Middle East is a geopolitical kaleidoscope of information, misinformation and disinformation aided and abetted by the Syrian civil war.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 1 (UPI) -- GOP presidential hopeful Mitt Romney showed no reluctance to back Israel to the hilt if it opted to bomb Iran’s nuclear installations.