WASHINGTON – Baghdad called President Obama’s bluff and he came through.
WASHINGTON – Leave it to Barack Obama’s own former secretary of state to acknowledge the fatal flaw of his foreign policy: a total absence of strategic thinking.
WASHINGTON – President Obama is impatient.
WASHINGTON – John Kerry is upset by heavy criticism from Israelis – left, right and center – of his recent cease-fire diplomacy. But that’s only half the story.
WASHINGTON – Israel accepts an Egyptian-proposed Gaza cease-fire; Hamas keeps firing.
WASHINGTON – As is his wont, President Obama is treating the border crisis – more than 50,000 unaccompanied children crossing illegally – as a public relations problem.
WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court this week admonished the Environmental Protection Agency for overreaching in regulating greenhouse gases.
WASHINGTON – Yes, it is true that there was no al-Qaeda in Iraq when George W. Bush took office.
WASHINGTON – Vengeance is mine, sayeth the Lord.
WASHINGTON – What is it with Susan Rice and the Sunday morning talk shows?
WASHINGTON – It is fitting that the day before President Obama gives his grand West Point address defending the wisdom and prudence of his foreign policy, his government should be urging Americans to evacuate Libya.
WASHINGTON – On Wednesday, it finally happened – the pivot to Asia.