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Obama must break with past in Afghanistan, Pakistan

Analysis

Obama must break with past in Afghanistan, Pakistan

Worldfocus editorial consultant Peter Eisner considers the signficance of the three-way meeting between President Obama and the leaders of Afghanistan and Pakistan, arguing that Obama needs to do something convincing and new in the troubled region.

Posted: May 7, 2009 11:27   Comments: 2
For Afghanistan’s Karzai, era of U.S. hand-holding is over

Analysis

For Afghanistan’s Karzai, era of U.S. hand-holding is over

Afghan President Hamid Karzai was set for a three-way meeting with his Pakistani and American counterparts on Wednesday, to discuss how to combat the growing threat of the Taliban. Worldfocus editorial consultant Peter Eisner writes about Karzaiā€™s changing relationship with the U.S. under the Obama administration.

Posted: May 6, 2009 09:00   Comments: 1
Afghanistan may be a quagmire worse than Iraq, Vietnam

Analysis

Afghanistan may be a quagmire worse than Iraq, Vietnam

As the Obama administration weighs a major expansion of Afghan security forces, Worldfocus editorial consultant Peter Eisner, the former deputy foreign editor of the Washington Post, writes about reviewing the U.S. war strategy in Iraq before determining new strategy in Afghanistan.

Posted: March 19, 2009 15:18   Comments: 1
Iranian president’s popularity wanes as challenger emerges

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Iranian president’s popularity wanes as challenger emerges

Geneive Abdo of the Century Foundation discusses Mohammed Khatami, the moderate reform candidate who will challenge Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, and the future of Iran-U.S. relations.

Posted: February 9, 2009 15:11   Comments: 1
Saudis slant Republican in U.S. election

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Saudis slant Republican in U.S. election

A Worldfocus contributing blogger writes about Saudis' perceptions of the impending U.S. election and challenges that the next administration will face in Saudi Arabia.

Posted: October 30, 2008 12:06   Comments: 1

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