I hate to say I told you so, but well … as predicted, in the wake of Trump's commanded military withdrawal from northeast Syria, the once U.S.-backed Kurds cut a deal with the Assad regime. (And Vice President Mike Pence has now brokered a five-d
Donald Trump's clash with Democratic lawmakers reached new heights when top Democrats walked out of a White House meeting and House speaker Nancy Pelosi pitied the president for having a "meltdown".
Weld, in his editorial titled "Reclaiming Republican Foreign Policy," presents a view far removed from the argument for nonintervention expected from a libertarian. Indeed, the editorial provides a rundown of Weld's support for the US governmen
'Been wrong about almost every foreign policy decision of the last two decades'
Ted Galen Carpenter discusses President Trump's decision to pull US troops out of northern Syria and gets it right.
President Trump addressed Washington's backlash against his decision to pull US troops out of northern Syria at a press conference on Wednesday by saying the "Military Industrial Complex" has "tremendous power" and "make a lot of money" off war.
Ted Carpenter's new book raises important questions about who is wagging who.
"Of all the enemies to public liberty war is, perhaps, the most to be dreaded because it comprises and develops the germ of every other.
After months of rumors, John Bolton was finally fired from the White House but the post mortem on why it took so long to remove him continues, with the punditry and media trying to understand exactly what happened and why.
Rep. and Presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) brought the hammer and the house down on Twitter for calling out President Trump on subordinating the US military to a foreign power's prerogative.
Tehran is equipped to take us off-guard at any moment. Questions should focus on how and why.
Trump tweeted that he is considering a military mutual-defense pact with Israel that would obligate the US to militarily defend Israel if it came under attack. Israel would also be obliged to defend the US, but Israel has few military resources that
Trump supporters should let Trump hear from them as he is about to commit the United States to a war of Israel's choosing.
It looks as though President Trump may be trying to free himself from the grasp of the neocon cabal that surrounds him.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced on Tuesday that he would annex all Israeli settlements, the Jordan Valley, and the northern Dead Sea area of the occupied West Bank if he wins Israel's general elections next week.
Serbia praised China on Tuesday for boosting the Balkan nation's military with drones and other equipment amid Western concerns that the arms buildup could threaten fragile peace in the region.
The United States offered millions of dollars to the captain of an Iranian oil tanker currently at the center of a diplomatic spat, according to the Financial Times and confirmed to the AFP by the US state department.
As the top American envoy to one of the world's most volatile regions, David Friedman is anything but diplomatic.
A deadly accident in northern Russia earlier this month caused the U.S. arms control community to stand up and take notice. The Russians claim they were testing "isotopic sources of fuel on a liquid propulsion unit," and that only after the test
Two world wars began because of unconditional pledges made by one country to come to assistance of another.
Years ago, Doug Casey mentioned in a correspondence to me, "Empires fall from grace with alarming speed."
Democratic Congresswomen Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib are calling on the U.S. Congress to reevaluate U.S. foreign aid to the Israeli government.
We have a large consulate there that's in charge of taking care of the Hong Kong Policy Act passed by Congress to ensure democracy in Hong Kong."
Update (1325ET): While we have seen numerous clips on social media of troop build-ups over the past few days, President Trump has just tweeted confirmation:
Turkey has for days been poised to unilaterally invade northern Syria over US objections, which Ankara officials say is to establish a 32 kilometer (20 mile) inside the war torn country, giving Turkey complete control of a region where the Syrian Kur
It reveals a dangerous strain of vengeance in U.S. foreign policy.
The Pentagon is Deploying Troops to Saudi Arabia
Dismisses probable Chinese objection to more nukes in Asia
We have never reckoned with the bloody U.S. takeover of the Philippines, our first bite at empire's apple.
Have relations between the United States and China finally reached the point of no return? At this moment, it would be difficult to overstate how angry the Chinese are with the United States.