How World war I shaped the 20th century and beyond
Meanwhile, in the United States ... to do to the Jews. Just as the call for a Jewish Homeland in Palestine by the British was rooted in World War I, so were Hitler’s genocidal plans. Toward the end of World War I, the Germans used “Shock Troops ...
Is Obama’s World View a Problem for the United States?
His words surprised no one ... as the United States’ once-again languishing nuclear talks with Iran, as evidence of the world’s growing complexities. “Not so long ago we were trying to get Russia’s help in tamping down the Syrian Civil War ...
‘Do something’ groupthink took fateful toll
As the Globe saw it, ever since World ... war was one result. Yet even today, events in Syria, Ukraine, and elsewhere elicit an urge to “do something,” accompanied by the conviction that unless troops are moving or bombs dropping the United States ...
The United States is late to the Africa party, African leaders say
Grigsby Jr., the top U.S. military officer in Africa, how he thinks U.S. and European-backed African troops are faring in their war on Islamist militants ... from the meeting. The United States will announce nearly $1 billion in business deals for the ...
How to Prevent War with Russia
Bush administration distracted with the Iraq war and “troop surge,” Russia sent troops to reinforce peacekeepers ... moved to further shore up the United States’ deterrent posture in Europe by announcing a $1 billion “Europe Reassurance Initiative.”