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WASHINGTON - A former top diplomat in Libya on Wednesday delivered a riveting minute-by-minute...Department witnesses criticized the review conducted by former top diplomat Thomas Pickering and retired Gen. Mike Mullen, the former chairman...
Former Coast Guard chief tapped as Arctic diplomat

...retired Adm. Robert J. Papp has broad foreign policy experience and a "passion" for the Arctic that makes him the ideal diplomat to advance U.S. interests in the region."I could not be happier that he agreed to postpone his well-deserved retirement...

...turned down repeated pleas from American diplomats in Libya to increase security at a long line of attacks on Western diplomats and officials in Libya in the months...planned or imminent."She added that diplomats "engage in dangerous work, and it's...
Cal Thomas: Israel is not America

...Brotherhood and al-Qaida affiliates. Next year the released prisoners are likely to return to Afghanistan.As former Israeli diplomat Yoram Ettinger has written in the publication Israel Hayom: "The Head of Israel's Security Services, Yoram Cohen, stated...
Cal Thomas: America interrupted

...teach known values that strengthen societies and help protect them from enemies intent on their destruction.The late British diplomat Sir John Glubb wrote a book called "The Fate of Empires and Search For Survival." Glubb noted the average age of empires...
Cal Thomas: Teaching hate

...United States, recognizes what our and Israel's enemies have declared: that this is a religious war which no "infidel" diplomat is going to end. Only victory will end it, or at least contain it. The Islamists are fighting to win. We aren't.Readers...
Opinion a cease-fire with Hamas, accusing some in Israel of launching a "misinformation campaign" against the top American diplomat."It's simply not the way partners and allies treat each other," State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said.Her comments...
Cal Thomas: Pressuring the wrong country claims Israel faces if it does not work to establish a Palestinian state.According to data compiled by former Israeli diplomat Yoram Ettinger, drawn from the 2013 CIA World Factbook and other sources, the idea that Israel is being overwhelmed by an...
What others say: 200 years of peace between America and Canada

...countries with different ideas on the issues. That we enjoy good relations is the product of hard work by thousands of people, diplomats and ordinary citizens alike, past and present.Lately, this newspaper has focused on the problems Alaska is having with...
Op-ed: Obama, you're no Ronald Reagan

...some mullahs have predicted will arrive only after a nuclear war has begun.Islamic theology is an embarrassment to secular diplomats and reporters. At the president's press conference, no one asked him the most obvious question: If Iran's leaders believe...


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