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Pakistan violence displaces over 1.4 million civilians

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Pakistan violence displaces over 1.4 million civilians

The U.S. has pledged more than $100 million dollars in emergency assistance for Pakistan. Ahmad Kamal, Pakistan's former ambassador to the United Nations, discusses Pakistan's humanitarian crisis and the anti-Taliban military campaign.

Posted: May 19, 2009 16:10   Comments: 2
U.S., Russia emphasize nuclear arms reduction in meeting

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U.S., Russia emphasize nuclear arms reduction in meeting

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met in Washington on Thursday with U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, both emphasizing the importance of reducing nuclear arsenals. Daryl Kimball of the Arms Control Association discusses the progression of arms talks.

Posted: May 7, 2009 14:58   Comments: 1
Obama hosts summit with Afghanistan, Pakistan leaders

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Obama hosts summit with Afghanistan, Pakistan leaders

The presidents of Afghanistan and Pakistan traveled to Washington for critical meetings with U.S. President Barack Obama and other top administration officials on Wednesday. Daniel Markey of the Council on Foreign Relations discusses what may come from the summit.

Posted: May 6, 2009 12:28   Comments: 1
Whispered or shouted, Pakistan is cause for concern

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Whispered or shouted, Pakistan is cause for concern

After the Taliban briefly gained control of Pakistan's Buner district last week, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton responded bluntly, saying "I think that the Pakistani government is basically abdicating to the Taliban and to the extremists." Worldfocus editorial consultant Peter Eisner weighs the pros and cons of this loud and public warning to a U.S. ally.

Posted: April 27, 2009 10:33   Comments: 0
U.S. and Egypt must mend ailing relationship

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U.S. and Egypt must mend ailing relationship

Jon Alterman of the Center for Strategic and International Studies examines the deteriorating relationship between the United States and Egypt and explores a better course for both countries.

Posted: April 14, 2009 09:54   Comments: 5
Obama, Russia’s Medvedev agree to cut nuclear arsenals

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Obama, Russia’s Medvedev agree to cut nuclear arsenals

After President Barack Obama met with Russian President Dmitry Medvedev and both agreed to reduce nuclear arsenals, a Worldfocus contributing blogger discusses the broader implications of "resetting" relations with Russia.

Posted: April 2, 2009 09:07   Comments: 0
Iran offers to help reconstruct Afghanistan

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Iran offers to help reconstruct Afghanistan

On Tuesday, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and other top foreign officials met at the Hague to discuss America's new plan to stabilize Afghanistan. Lisa Curtis of the Heritage Foundation discusses the small but important step that the United States and Iran took toward improving three decades of tense, often bitter relations.

Posted: March 31, 2009 15:05   Comments: 2
U.S. shares responsibility for Mexico’s drug violence

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U.S. shares responsibility for Mexico’s drug violence

Leonardo Martinez-Diaz of the Brookings institute discusses the implications of U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's visit to Mexico.

Posted: March 26, 2009 12:06   Comments: 0
U.S. tightens border security as Clinton heads to Mexico

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U.S. tightens border security as Clinton heads to Mexico

Christopher Sabatini of the Council of the Americas discusses Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's visit to Mexico and the newly-announced initiative to increase security along the U.S.-Mexico border.

Posted: March 25, 2009 14:54   Comments: 4
Border fence can’t hide growing challenges in Mexico

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Border fence can’t hide growing challenges in Mexico

Worldfocus editorial consultant Peter Eisner writes about how the U.S. might engage with Mexico and its troubles rather than build fences.

Posted: March 25, 2009 13:05   Comments: 4

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