The United States has a keen interest in the South China Sea standoff, but it should tread lightly.
As global warming takes its toll on the South China Sea, an already tense political climate could become more perilous.
The trumpets of Scottish independence are sounding again in Scottish Parliament.
The United States is not heading toward a soft landing, according to a grim account of U.S. foreign policy follies.
Australia is rapidly re-posturing in the face of a militarized East Asia.
The question is not whether Israel will attack Iran -- it already has.
Martin McGuiness, now running for the presidency in the Republic of Ireland, is an admitted former member of the IRA.