Wednesday, May 1, 2013
“The Buck Stops here,” said the famous sign on Harry S. Truman's desk, encapsulating the lonely dilemmas power presents to U.S. presidents, one of which now confronts Barack Obama over Syria.
Arnulfo Babiera applied for a U.S. green card a decade ago, in the hopes of reuniting with his sister, a naturalized citizen. But at the current rate, his wait could extend until 2027.
If there are two words that tense the jaws of European policymakers and prompt a concerned sucking of teeth, they are treaty change.
The victory in Iceland's election of parties who would spurn the European Union may keep the country isolated by cementing damaging currency controls in place.
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
The United States intelligence community is still rushing to piece together the evidence related to the planning and execution of the Boston Marathon bombings. But a parallel and equally energetic investigation is sorely needed into the spectacular role online social media played during that crisis.
It was past 4 p.m. when Najib Razak arrived at SJKC Chung Hua 2 in Kuching for his fourth program of the day.
Israel risks a loss of credibility over both its “red line” for Iran's nuclear program and its threat of military action, and its room for unilateral maneuver is shrinking., 1 Comment
We always have a great time in Taiwan.
Monday, April 29, 2013
Taiwan Democracy Watch, an association of scholars organized in Taipei in 2008, held a “Free Man Declaration” forum last Tuesday.Dr. Yao Jen-to, a Tsing Hua University professor and a former aide to Tsai Ing-wen.
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Syria's neighbors face a growing risk of the conflict spilling across their region as Bashar al-Assad turns to ever more desperate acts to halt rebels — including the alleged use of chemical weapons.