Abourezk Meeting Logical

The next U.S. President should meet with parties it doesn’t agree with – including the leaders of Iran, Syria, Hamas and Hezbollah.

Burning the Ships? Iran and the United States

Burning the Ships? Iran and the United States

America is forcing Iran into a corner, from which it is only likely to emerge armed with a nuclear warhead — turning what is considered by many a nightmare scenario into a reality.

Bazaar-o World

Name the country in the Middle East that is most anti-American. Egypt? Palestine? Lebanon? Try again. Try instead our key NATO ally, the third largest recipient of U.S. military aid, and one of the countries in line for membership in the European Union.

Going from Hawk to Dove

The United States ranks behind Yemen, Cambodia, and Serbia in the Global Peace Index.

3D Security

Foreign aid, civil military integration, military, AID, diplomacy, development, Defense Department, State Department, security

Poll: Fewer Guns, More Talk

FPIF’s new department War and Peace looks at the big picture of how to build a more secure world. In the debut article, Poll: Fewer Guns, More Talk, department editor Miriam Pemberton reports that the votes are already in and the winner is a new foreign policy.

A Unified Security Budget for the United States, 2007

A Unified Security Budget for the United States, 2007

A Unified Security Budget for the United States asks many of the questions about the security budget that members of Congress and the administration are unwilling to address while making bold recommendations for reform.