The United States pulled out all stops with Thailand to extradite Viktor Bout.
Arguably the mafia state of Putin’s era is an improvement over Stalin’s tyranny.
Thailand extradites Viktor Bout to the United States.
Rushing to judgment on Russian involvement with Stuxnet could bite Iran in the rear end.
Despite the near-unanimous support for the treaty by prominent experts, most Republicans have yet to take a position on the arms control pact.
There may be both less and more to Russian arms trafficker Viktor Bout than meets the eye.
Its foreign ministry maintains that Russia is not the only country with a “loose nuke” problem.
The Russian spy case beggars the question of how you can be a spy without any secrets to sell.
If the U.S. thinks the Russians are going to have a falling out with the Turks over the Iran sanctions, then delusion is the order of the day in Washington.
The world won’t end if the United States isn’t likely to end the world.
A nuclear reductions treaty would greatly enhance American security.
Washington is hoping for a united front against Iran’s nuclear ambitions. But China and Russia have ambitions of their own.
What needs rewriting is not the Geneva Conventions but Israel’s abusive and illegal war strategy.
The president’s goals in escalating the war in Afghanistan are deeply flawed. Just ask the Russians.
The United States could learn a lot from Russia’s patient and persistent engagement with Iran described in detail in Persian Dreams, a new book by a State Department analyst.