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Egypt 2.0

by Andrew Kessinger February 2, 2011

In the following weeks, and for the first time in decades, it will be up to the Egyptian people to determine their government. Mubarak might be able to silence their tweets but the roar that remains is heard loud and clear.

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Spoiling the Peacetalk

by Andrew Kessinger August 24, 2010

The Obama administration, let alone the American people, cannot afford to continue to send billions in aid to any government that would deliberately manipulate its support and endanger its security.

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A Case of Supreme Sidestepping

by Andrew Kessinger June 24, 2010

The Supreme Court’s much-awaited decision to define the limits of American engagement with foreign terrorist-designated groups is, like much of our policy toward our enemies, shortsighted.

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The Other Side of the Berlin Wall

by Andrew Kessinger November 12, 2009

German Chancellor Merkel touted the twentieth anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall as a “day of celebration for all of Europe.” But not everyone is elated.

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Europe is Closing Guantanamo

by Andrew Kessinger August 2, 2009

Thanks to renewed transatlantic cooperation, President Barack Obama is one small step closer to keeping his campaign promise to close the controversial Guantanamo Bay detention center.

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Obama & Medvedev (Re)set Arms Limits

by Andrew Kessinger July 7, 2009

Yesterday’s highly anticipated meeting between Presidents Obama and Medvedev, while hardly the so-called “reset” moment in U.S.-Russian relations, does shift the tone.

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