May 08, 2013
WASHINGTON, May 8 (UPI) -- Tens of millions Pakistanis will vote, marking the first time in Pakistan's history that an elected civilian government and will be replaced democratically.
May 01, 2013
WASHINGTON, May 1 (UPI) -- Bad governance, hubris and self-delusion stands as key threats to U.S. standing in the world.
April 24, 2013
WASHINGTON, April 24 (UPI) -- Understanding of history might make dealing with the dangers of today and the uncertainties of tomorrow a little easier. Historical amnesia is not the answer.
April 17, 2013
WASHINGTON, April 17 (UPI) -- The shadow of North Korea's latest provocations for the moment has obscured Iran and its nuclear ambitions.
April 10, 2013
WASHINGTON, April 10 (UPI) -- Given the antics of Kim Jung Un, it is hard to know how serious or desperate the current situation on the Korean Peninsula is.
April 03, 2013
WASHINGTON, April 3 (UPI) -- Secret diplomacy is called for for the United States and Iran to reach a satisfactory point in diplomacy.
March 27, 2013
WASHINGTON, March 27 (UPI) -- Ten years ago this month, the United States launched Operation Iraqi Freedom against Saddam Hussein.
March 20, 2013
WASHINGTON, March 20 (UPI) -- As U.S. President Barack Obama arrives in Israel, Iran will dominate the agenda but in the United States the economy is still a looming issue.
March 13, 2013
WASHINGTON, March 13 (UPI) -- As U.S. President Barack Obama and his administration begin a second term, they face powerfully transformed political landscapes at home and abroad.
March 06, 2013
WASHINGTON, March 6 (UPI) -- On the sequester it is likely both ends of Pennsylvania Avenue will continue to play chicken. The nation will suffer. If that happens, it will be a calamity.
February 27, 2013
WASHINGTON, Feb. 27 (UPI) -- Unintended consequences often combine the most diabolical of dangers with the greatest of huge rewards. This Janus-like face of danger and reward is often unrecognized and even ignored in the taking of major decisions by states and leaders.
February 20, 2013
WASHINGTON, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- In English slang, "pickle" means a bad situation or a state of disorder. And pickle well applies to the nuclear ambitions of North Korea, Iran and U.S. policy.
February 13, 2013
BRUSSELS, Feb. 13 (UPI) -- Last year, the Obama administration released its latest strategic guidance for the Pentagon. The lead headline read "U.S. pivots to Asia."
February 06, 2013
WASHINGTON, Feb. 6 (UPI) -- What former Sen. Chuck Hagel needs to do before the Senate Armed Services Committee votes on his nomination as secretary of defense.
January 30, 2013
WASHINGTON, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- U.S. politics are in a dangerous downwards spiral. And no one is at the controls.