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Take Syria Seriously--And Stay Out
May 23, 2013 - Why start another body count in a Middle East conflict with no direct relationship to U.S. security? By Saul Landau, published in Common Dreams
Yugoslavia: When a Country Actually Is Wiped Off the Map
May 23, 2013 - For many the decomposition of Yugoslavia into its constituent republics in the early 1990s was anything but smooth. By John Feffer
Too Soon to Tell
May 22, 2013 - Hope and history are sisters: one looks forward and one looks back, and they make the world spacious enough to move through freely. By Rebecca Solnit
Will the Jordanian Parliament Expel the Israeli Ambassador from Amman?
May 22, 2013 - A resolution to that end may be just sound and fury. By Ali Younes
The Hashimoto Controversy and Japan's Failure to Come to Terms with its Past
May 22, 2013 - The rise of Japan's reactionary right suggests that the country has yet to come to terms with its actions in World War II. By Walden Bello, published in Inquirer.net and The Albany Tribune and Eurasia Review
Emphasis Added: The Foreign Policy Week in Pieces (5/22)
May 22, 2013 - From austerity to Al Nusra. By Russ Wellen