William R. Hawkins

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Politics & Policy

Sunni Salvation

American field commanders have made considerable progress in winning the respect of Sunni tribal leaders and turning them against al Qaeda in Iraq. But a key part of this improved ...
Politics & Policy

Making China Pay

The looming crisis over Iran’s nuclear weapons program is turning attention to China’s role as the protector of the two remaining “axis of evil” regimes. On January 9, the day ...
Politics & Policy

Rumsfeld in China

On October 18, Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld landed in Beijing for a three-day visit, his first trip to China for the Bush administration. Beijing’s Communist leaders had long been ...