Sectarian infighting and foreign intervention breed intrigue on the Lebanese political scene. Last summer’s war had a devastating effect—but factional power politics and Hizballah’s rising popularity threaten to make matters worse.
Beyond American Hegemony
The United States should abandon its futile attempt to secure global hegemony in favor of a concert-of-power foreign-policy strategy.
A Friend Indeed
While U.S.-India strategic ties are coalescing, both nations will have to overcome stillformidable political obstacles to see this relationship through.