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Dangerous seas: War danger escalates in the Pacific

Recent events combined with historical strains reaching back 60 years have turned the western Pacific into one of the most hazardous spots on the globe.

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Argentina’s new government accepts U. S. military bases

For U.S. military planners looking to Latin America, there's a new day. Argentine president Mauricio Macri is on board with U.S. foreign policy. 

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U. S. intervention in Venezuela: Cuba responds

We don't want wars, blockades, interference, subversion, sabotage; we want peace, social justice and equity, sustainable development, security and respect for our sovereignty.

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Ukraine moves ahead with plan to abolish Communist Party

This creates a deplorable situation in Ukraine, and a horrible precedent for the rest of Europe and beyond.

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The presidential elections and foreign policy

We need to be examining the positions and records of the candidates on both domestic and foreign policy.

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Why did Turkey shoot down that Russian warplane?

It was certainly not because it posed any threat. The plane is old, and the Russians were careful not to arm it with missiles.

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A Chavista victory in Venezuela will be "fraud" to the opposition

If indeed the Chavistas win on Sunday, which many people we have met so far are sure will be the case, count on the opposition to immediately start yelling "Fraud!" to whoever will listen.

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Disarmament experts agree: U.S. and Russia must cooperate or face catastrophe

The threat of a nuclear disaster has greatly increased since the collapse of the Soviet Union, top Russian and U.S. experts meeting in Washington agreed.

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Isis destroys historic Temple of Bel in Syria

Earlier this month Isis released footage of the decapitated body of 82-year-old antiquities department chief Khaled Asaad, whose body was later hung from Palmyra's ruins.

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Is Russia a threat in Ukraine?

Why are we in a standoff with a country that is not a serious threat to us, but does have the capacity to incinerate a sizable portion of the planet?

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