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Iran Will Get a Better Deal from Europeans after US Withdrawal

by The Editors | Jun 1, 2018 | Foreign Policy

In these excerpts from his exclusive interview with the Washington Spectator, Peter Galbraith, a former ambassador to Croatia, adviser to Kurdish political parties, and deputy U.N. envoy to Afghanistan, offered his evaluation of the impact of the U.S. withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal, shortly after it was announced by President Trump on May 8, […]

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Talks with North Korea At Risk from US Policy Hawks

by Robert Alvarez | May 1, 2018 | Foreign Policy

If you are hopeful that the pending talks between President Donald Trump and North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong Un, (should they indeed take place) will bring a timely end to the nearly 68-year-long Korean War, don’t bet on it. The 1953 armistice, which was struck by military leaders of North Korea, the United States, South […]

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Trump Faces Obstacles to a Korean Deal, Some Self-Inflicted

by Robert Alvarez | Apr 23, 2018 | Foreign Policy, Politics

The following article, which appears in print in the May issue of the Washington Spectator, has been updated for online publication to reflect recent developments in the negotiations underway with North Korea. If you are hopeful that the pending talks between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un will bring an imminent end to the nearly […]

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New Nuclear Policy Expands Arms Race With Russia, China

by Robert Alvarez | Mar 19, 2018 | Foreign Policy, Politics

President Trump’s recently released Nuclear Posture Review reflects an enduring struggle by the U.S. nuclear weapons establishment to fit into the post–Cold War world. For decades following World War II, the United States and the Soviet Union built grossly oversized nuclear arsenals and never envisioned having to stop. The perverse logic of this nuclear rivalry […]

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Iran and Honduras: A Tale of Two Protests

by Belén Fernández | Mar 16, 2018 | Foreign Policy, Politics

When scattered protests broke out in Iran at the end of December, Donald Trump took enthusiastically to Twitter to interpret the events for the rest of the world: “The people of Iran are finally acting against the brutal and corrupt Iranian regime. The people have little food, big inflation and no human rights. The US […]

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