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    Violence Erupts Between Gaza and Israel

    A new round of violence has erupted in the Gaza Strip following an Israeli military raid on November 11 that killed a local Hamas commander. The undercover military operation by…

    Remembering the Moral Purpose of War

    The Great War ended one century ago. Like the Korean and Afghan Wars, it is one of the forgotten wars of American history. Our remembrance of the Great War is…

    Trump’s Test on Iran: Turning Disruption to Progress

    On foreign policy matters, President Donald Trump through this week’s mid-term elections has demonstrated a refreshing willingness to take on critical issues that his predecessors either avoided altogether or ineffectually…

    The World Has Come Full Circle—And Taken a Turn For The Worse

    The guns of war at last fell silent at the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month of 1918. The Great War was over. The Armistice took…

    100 Years Later: Reflecting on the Lessons of World War I

    On November 11, 1918, Allied leaders signed an armistice agreement with Germany, effectively ending World War I. The conflict is estimated to have left more than seventeen million soldiers and…

    Eleven Facts You Should Know About World War I

    One hundred years ago, at 11:00 a.m. on November 11, 1918, the guns fell silent on the western front. The end of World War I set into motion a new…

    At 25, European Union Suffers from Anemic Growth

    The European Union has reached its mid-twenties. On its twenty-fifth birthday on November 1, however, there were no fireworks, inspiring speeches, or fancy receptions in Brussels though. Mired in internal…

    Libya, the US, and the Palermo Conference

    Key Libyan and international stakeholders will meet in Palermo, Italy, on November 12 to discuss and, hypothetically, draft a plan to deal with the political crisis in Libya. Main Libyan…

    World War I Commemoration Gives Emmanuel Macron an Opportunity to Shine

    French President Emmanuel Macron will welcome world leaders to Paris this weekend to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. The event will provide Macron with…

    Nic Cage in Face Off With Human Rights Groups Over Kazakh Trip

    The Academy Award-winning actor is in hot water for lavishing praise on the government of Kazakhstan. Foreign Policy…

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