Can Beijing and Moscow Help with Tehran?

Washington is hoping for a united front against Iran’s nuclear ambitions. But China and Russia have ambitions of their own.

The Making of a New Global Strategy

The Obama administration has a new open-hand global policy. Will it work?

Has "Cowboy Diplomacy" Really Ended?

Is Time Magazine premature in declaring “The end of cowboy diplomacy” of George W. Bush?

The Alleged Destabilizing Iranian Role in Iraq

How far Iran will go in destabilizing (or not destabilizing) Iraq has a lot to do with how much cooperation it is likely to extract from the United States.