international relations

  • Estonia's President Toomas Hendrik Ilves (L) and US President Barack Obama (2nd L) inspect a military honor guard prior to meetings at the Kadriorg Palace in Tallinn, Estonia, September 3, 2014. Photo by Ilmars Znotins/AFP/Getty Images
    September 3, 2014  

    Unrest in Ukraine, and Islamic State militants in Iraq have dominated news coverage for the past three months. Judy Woodruff evaluates the Obama administration’s response to these challenges with Vali Nasr, a former State Department official, Eric Edelman, a former State and Defense Department official and David Ignatius of The Washington Post. Continue reading

  • Twitter
    July 31, 2014   BY Nora Daly 

    What is the role of social media in modern warfare? How has this changed as the medium evolves? What responsibility do sites such as Facebook and Twitter have to regulate (or restrict) users’ promotion of military actions? Join the conversation in a Twitter chat 1-2 p.m. EDT, Thursday, July 31. Continue reading

  • April 9, 2008  

    China is facing increasing scrutiny for many of its policies as the Summer Games in Beijing draw closer — and protesters have seized the Olympic torch’s current global tour as a platform to voice opposition to China’s rule of Tibet, among other issues. Two analysts discuss the protests. Continue reading