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  • U.S. intelligence warned Obama of Egypt instability at end of 2010

    February 3, 2011 | 3:01 pm

    U.S. intelligence officials warned President Barack Obama’s administration of instability in Egypt at the end of 2010 but did not foresee what would trigger the unrest at that time, a top U.S. CIA official said on Thursday.

    Stephanie O’Sullivan, nominated to be the principal deputy...

  • Faith-based foreign policy faces perils ahead

    By James D. Besser

    March 1, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    Ideology is fine for campaigners, bloggers and talk show hosts, but it often wreaks havoc in the real world, where effective policy requires flexibility, not rules dreamed up in think tanks and advocacy groups.

    That lesson has defined Israeli policy for decades, but it is being...

  • Analysis: Jewish silence on Iraq continues

    By James D. Besser

    January 25, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    Congressional Democrats and President Bush are on a collision course over plans to increase the number of U.S. troops in the conflict, an issue that will dominate the 110th Congress and the early days of the 2008 presidential race.

    But don't look for much of a response from the...