International Commentaries

The Case for Diplomacy

It's Time to End Torture

The U.S. Needs to Define Its Objective, Enlist International Support in Fight Against ISIS Threat

International Community, Including U.S., Must Do More to Stop Ebola Outbreak

Achieving Long-term Stability in Ukraine Is Key to Navigating Watershed Moment in East-West Relations

The Cold Truths About America's Foreign Policy Vortex

Top Foreign Policy Challenge Heading Into 2014? It's China

Mideast peace still matters

With China, no easy solutions

Divergent interests test U.S.-India ties

As more U.S. troops arrive, is Afghan war worth it?

Unrest abroad tests U.S.

America's defensive strategy

Challenges from Pakistan

Ties that bind U.S., Mexico

Toward nuclear-free world

Leaving the Cold War behind

Beyond a handshake: making peace with enemies

In wartime, Congress must step up to check president

So far, so good; but there's no guarantee against attack

U.S. can set the stage for global nuclear security

U.S. straddles fractured line between India, Pakistan

Despite loss of credibility, U.S. has role to play

Intelligence challenges await Obama

Talk of America's decline is overstated

Transition sets stage for entire presidency

Dealing with Pakistan is risky business

Without trade, future would look bleaker

Keep Asia high on foreign policy list

New administration, new chance for peace

U.S. can and must rebuild economic muscle

It's no second Cold War, but caution is required

After the Games, China stays on world's stage

How to Get Along With Iran, Without a Bomb

Terrorism Battleground Shifts to Afghanistan

Many Faces of Terrorism Pose Challenge to U.S.

Treading Carefully in trans-Atlantic Relations

Israel Finds Prosperity but Not Peace

Intrigue Behind Russia's Power Shift

U.S. Must Proceed with Care

1st Step Toward Change for Cuba: End Embargo

Where is Vision for Next Steps in Iraq?

U.S. Can Get to Work on Its Image

What Washington is Saying

A World of Problems Awaits

Challenges Ahead in Afghanistan

Cooperation Effort Reaches Beyond Border

Nations in Need of Stability

Tensions Ease, Doubts Remain

Export Democracy with Care