February 7, 2012

China Needs to Change Mideast Foreign Policy

James Dorsey, Bloomberg

AP Photo

The decision to veto a condemnation of the Syrian regime at the United Nations Security Council is just the latest signal that illustrates the need for a fundamental change in Chinese foreign policy.

Read Full Article ››

TAGGED: Egypt, China, Syria, Libya


January 27, 2012
'Arab Spring' a Media Concoction
Jay Bushinsky, Jerusalem Post
One of the most perplexing aspects of the "Arab Spring" is that it does not relate in any way to Israel. There has been no discussion among its activists of accepting Israel's existence as an established and... more ››
January 30, 2012
Arab Spring May Benefit Israel
Jonathan Schanzer, Jerusalem Post
To be sure, the Great Arab Revolt could still produce regimes that threaten Israel. But not yet. more ››
January 28, 2012
Looking Into the Syrian Abyss
Derek Flood, Asia Times
Syrian activists along the Turkish border describe a lopsided conflict bearing little resemblance to Libya, with Iraq lending Bashar al-Assad's regime American surveillance equipment and Iran supplying snipers, tear gas and riot... more ››
January 30, 2012
Mission Not Accomplished in Libya
Tony Karon, Time
In his State of the Union Address last week President Barack Obama seemed to link the fate of Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad with that of Libya’s Colonel Muammar Gaddafi. “A year ago, Gaddafi was one of the world’s... more ››
The lack of oversight by Libya's National Transitional Council has created an environment conducive to torture. more ››