Politics & Policy

Russian Footprints

The Kremlin may be the main winner in the Lebanon war. Israel has been attacked with Soviet Kalashnikovs and Katyushas, Russian Fajr-1 and Fajr-3 rockets, Russian AT-5 Spandrel antitank missiles ...
Politics & Policy

Who Is Raúl Castro?

So who is Raúl Castro? While Western experts speculate that he may plan on shifting Cuba toward collective leadership and democracy, that’s nothing but wishful thinking. To be sure, I ...
Politics & Policy

No Peter The Great

Vladimir Putin looks more and more like a heavy-handed imitation of Yuri Andropov–does anyone still remember him? Andropov was that other KGB chairman who rose all the way up to ...
Politics & Policy

Romania’s Rise

On June 8, the U.N. Security Council approved the transfer of sovereignty to the new Iraqi government. Twenty days later, this long-oppressed country was living in unprecedented freedom. Few, if ...
Politics & Policy

A Matter of Trust

The CIA is our first line of defense against terror and tyranny. As every expert has warned after 9/11, years of hysteria-laden, politicized public investigations since the Vietnam era have ...