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Book Review: How NATO was enlarged

WASHINGTON, Dec. 9 (UPI) -- The book at a glance: Opening NATO's Door by Ronald Asmus. Columbia University Press, $30.00, 372 pages. The ultimate insider's view of the expansion of NATO.
MARTIN WALKER, UPI Chief International Correspondent

UPI Political Roundup

President Bush on the hustings ... campaign ad controversies ... Ted Nugent for governor ... a digest of national election and campaign news from United Press International.
AL SWANSON, United Press International

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Analysis: Punch the ball politics

WASHINGTON, June 28 (UPI) -- The knee-jerk reaction of the current Israeli government, and many who support it in its policies towards the Palestinians, often reminds me of defensive actions taken by goalkeepers in the game of soccer. Watching the World Cup matches on television over
CLAUDE SALHANI

The almanac

Today is Wednesday, May 15, the 135th day of 2002 with 230 to follow.
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Washington Agenda-Weekahead

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Abdullah backs Bush on 'axis of evil'

WASHINGTON, Feb. 1 (UPI) -- King Abdullah II of Jordan praised President George W. Bush's anti-terrorism campaign Friday and urged other countries to "make up their minds" to join the glob
KATHY A. GAMBRELL, UPI White House Reporter

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Afghan women's role debated

WASHINGTON, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- The Bush administration has undertaken a public relations campaign seeking the fair treatment and political participation of women in the war-torn country, using American feminist groups to help draw support.
KATHY GAMBRELL, UPI Washington Reporter

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Iran - Between Reform and Mayhem

SKOPJE, Macedonia, Nov. 12 (UPI) -- Iran's march towards ever greater openness is inexorable. Whether this is achieved through reform or through bloody mayhem is up to the citizens of this tortured country and to sensible decision making elsewhere.
SAM VAKNIN, Special to UPI
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Madeleine Albright
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Madeleine Korbel Albright (born May 15, 1937) is the first woman to become a United States Secretary of State. She was appointed by U.S. President Bill Clinton on December 5, 1996, and was unanimously confirmed by a U.S. Senate vote of 99-0. She was sworn in on January 23, 1997.

Albright now serves as a Professor of International Relations at Georgetown University's Walsh School of Foreign Service. Her PhD is from Columbia University. She holds honorary degrees from the University of Washington (2002); Smith College (2003); University of Winnipeg (2005); the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (2007), and Knox College (2008). Secretary Albright also serves as a Director on the Board of the Council on Foreign Relations.

Albright is fluent in English, French, Russian, and Czech; she speaks and reads Polish and Serbo-Croatian as well.

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