Arnaud De Borchgrave
November 24, 2014
Russia's Putin and China's Xi Jinping have taken advantage of what they perceive to be President Obama's paralysis coupled with a dysfunctional Congress.
November 14, 2014
President Obama has decided to double down against IS in Iraq. Meanwhile, U.S. uncertainties have pushed China and Russia into a new relationship.
November 04, 2014
WASHINGTON, Nov. 4 (UPI) --Is a tidal wave of U.S. neo-isolationism in the long-range forecast?
October 14, 2014
WASHINGTON, Oct. 14 (UPI) --Airpower alone against asymmetric warfare simply forces the enemy to change strategy and tactics. IS has done so and is now ten miles from Baghdad.
October 01, 2014
With world attention riveted on U.S. and friendly Arab air strikes against Islamic State bases in Syria, Pakistan, one of the world's eight nuclear powers, was yet again a bubbling geopolitical cauldron.
October 01, 2014
President Obama appears determined to avoid sending U.S. boots back to Iraq. But there is no alternative short of disengagement -- and turning the mission over.
September 23, 2014
Is AQAM or ISIS the main terrorist threat facing the U.S.? A key branch of Israeli intelligence says it's still al-Qaida and that ISIS is a long term menace.
September 12, 2014
Gen. John R. Allen, Ret.: "It is about the region and potentially the world as we know it." U.S. bombing alone is a recipe for failure.
September 03, 2014
Virtual reality displaces reality as a nation of doers morphs into one of watchers.
August 25, 2014
Pressures for U.S. re-involvement with ground troops in Iraq are offset by almost 90 percent of Americans who are opposed to another round of fighting in Iraq.
July 30, 2014
Arnaud de Borchgrave: Chaos and anarchy and religious extremism are spreading from Libya to Iraq, moving into the vacuum of retreating U.S. military power.
July 03, 2014
The Pakistani army has ruled Pakistan for half its existence. Giving Pakistan's domestic Taliban the benefit of the doubt, the army is about to take over again.
June 19, 2014
An Iraqi defector seeking to reunite with his girlfriend and a Jordanian banker fleeing corruption allegations duped the United States into invading Iraq.
June 11, 2014
WASHINGTON, June 11 (UPI) --A CSIS report released this week estimates the global cost of financial crime on the Internet at $400 billion a year worldwide.
June 05, 2014
Pakistan is one of the world's nine nuclear powers whose Prime Minister wants to make a deal with Taliban terrorists, which army generals oppose.