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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:46:07 GMT
Why Tensions Are Climbing Between Israel and the US - Wall Street Journal
U.S.-Israeli relations were surviving a summer of strains pretty well, until now. Stress fractures have suddenly appeared, and things figure to get worse before they get better. WSJ Washington bureau chief Jerry Seib joins Lunch Break with Tanya Rivero .Hard National Security ChoicesLawfare (blog)all 12,519 news articles .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:29:10 GMT
US Targets Russian Energy, Arms, Finance Sectors With New Sanctions - Wall Street Journal
WASHINGTON—President Barack Obama said Tuesday that the U.S. is intensifying its economic sanctions against Russia, hitting Moscow's energy, arms and banking industries in response to what he said was President Vladimir Putin's continued fueling of .West Sanctions Moscow, With CaveatsForeign Policy (blog)European Union Agrees to Tough Sanctions Against RussiaNewsweekEuropean Union, Obama Announce More Economic Sanctions Against RussiaGawkerUSA TODAY -Fox News -Mother Jonesall 2,251 news articles .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:44:28 GMT
Putin's Strategy Is Complicated by Rebel Setbacks in Ukraine, Sanctions - Wall Street Journal
Putin's Strategy Is Complicated by Rebel Setbacks in Ukraine, Sanctions - The Kremlin has taken steps to prepare Russians for deeper international isolation as Europe moves toward more sweeping sanctions against Moscow, with the U.S. vowing to follow suit, over Russia's involvement in Ukraine. WSJ's Anton Troianovski joins .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:52:50 GMT
The Iraq Enigma: Urgency Subsides, But Danger Persists - Wall Street Journal (blog)
But Lukman Faily, Iraq's ambassador in Washington, said in an interview with the Wall Street Journal that the U.S. needs to help push back the advances of Sunni extremists with airstrikes. “The United States should have acted yesterday. They are .Analysis: Islamic State advertises war crimes in video commemorating end of .Long War Journalall 252 news articles .

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:29:33 GMT
Palestine Makes You Dumb - Wall Street Journal
The list of Afghan civilians accidentally killed by U.S. or NATO strikes is not short. Little of the fighting in Afghanistan took place in the dense urban environments that make the current warfare in Gaza so difficult. The last time the U.S. fought a .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:49:57 GMT
US Accuses Russia of Violating Arms Treaty - Wall Street Journal
The U.S. on Monday accused Russia of violating a 1987 missile treaty by testing a new type of intermediate-range cruise missile, administration and State Department officials said, in what they termed a "very serious" matter that would require . .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 05:46:17 GMT
“ Argentina Dances With Default”, warns The Wall Street Journal - MercoPress
Wall Street Journal - “The charge that U.S. courts are corrupt takes some nerve coming from a country that tramples property rights on a whim. Recall Argentina's seizure of the local assets of Respsol, the Spanish oil company”, points out WSJ which concludes saying that the .Argentina Dances With DefaultWall Street Journalall 461 news articles .

Fri, 18 Jul 2014 21:19:06 GMT
A United States of Africa? Not Yet - Wall Street Journal
But none lived to see a United States of Africa. This history of disappointed hopes will provide the backdrop in early August when President Barack Obama hosts the inaugural U.S.-Africa summit in Washington. Only a few of Africa's 54 leaders—including . .

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 13:40:23 GMT
US Evacuates Embassy in Libya Amid Clashes - Wall Street Journal
Officials said the evacuation was conducted over land, with the State Department driving personnel from the American embassy in Tripoli to Tunisia. U.S. military units provided security, flying fighter jets, surveillance planes and positioning response . .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:36:55 GMT
Electric Utilities Get No Jolt From Gadgets, Improving Economy - Wall Street Journal
The U.S. Energy Information Administration said recently that it no longer foresees any sustained period in which electricity sales will keep pace with GDP growth. Some of the trends affecting the electric industry have been building for decades. Among .