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President Obama and three of the Republicans seeking to succeed him -- Ted Cruz, John Kasich, and Donald Trump -- should all be required to...
Barack Obama

There is nothing more dangerous in the world than to be an American ally in a small, embattled country. Just ask the South Vietnamese or...
Syria

George Russell, writing at FoxNews.com, breaks a major story about how the United Nations has allowed Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to utilize food aid as...
Syria

George W. Bush had his debacle in Iraq, but by the time he left office in 2009, the situation was vastly improved thanks to the...
diplomacy

The war against ISIS has been the subject of some loose talk and vague promises on the presidential campaign trail the past few weeks. But...
syria

The White House continues to communicate its preferred anti-ISIS strategy though vagaries and signaling, most of which are subject to the audience’s interpretation. To the extent...
Putin

"I think Mr. Putin understands that ... with Afghanistan fresh in the memory, for him to simply get bogged down in an inconclusive and paralyzing...
refugees

Tomorrow night’s State of the Union speech will provide the nation with what is now a traditional presidential dog and pony show. As has become...
Paul Ryan

House Speaker Paul Ryan has taken a beating from conservative activists for allowing an unsatisfactory omnibus budget bill to pass in his first weeks in...
Syria

Last Friday the world was treated to another example of Secretary of State John Kerry declaring a diplomatic victory. But unlike the Iran nuclear deal,...
Hagel

Barack Obama had no greater fan than Chuck Hagel. The former Nebraska senator saw his former Senate colleague as a kindred spirit on foreign policy...