American foreign policy
The foreign policy of the United States is the way in which it interacts with foreign nations and sets standards of interaction for its organizations, corporations and individual citizens.The official...
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U.S. testing missile interceptors in response to North Korea's launches
North Korea claims it fired a new type of ballistic missile Monday, demonstrating its ability to carry out a highly accurate strike.
China does not want to see trade war with U.S.: Premier Li
China's Premier Li Keqiang said on Wednesday that Beijing does not want to see a trade war with the United States and urged talks between both sides to achieve common ground.
Saudi Arabia To Behead Disabled Man For Taking Part In Protests
Saudi Arabia is set to behead a disabled man for taking part in anti-government protests. A specialised criminal court in Riyadh, the Arab kingdom's capital, sentenced Munir al-Adam, to death for “att...
North Korea: U.S. Crossed 'Red Line', Declared War
North Korea’s top diplomat for U.S. affairs told The Associated Press on Thursday that Washington “crossed the red line” and effectively declared war by putting leader Kim Jong Un on its list of sanct...
Top Medical Experts Argue That "War On Drugs" Has Created Public Health Risks
The effectiveness of the so-called war on drugs – the global campaign to prohibit narcotics and prosecute those who use and sell them – is often hotly debated. As the UN prepares for a major vote on i...
EXCLUSIVE: China Sends Fighter Jets To Contested Island In South China Sea
In a move likely to further increase already volatile tensions in the South China Sea, China has deployed fighter jets to a contested island in the South China Sea, the same island where China deploye...
El Chapo: 'They Are Turning Me Into A Zombie'
Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman says prison guards who wake him up every two hours are torturing him by not letting him sleep, the Sinaloa cartel chief's lawyer says.
South China Sea: US Navy To Operate 'Whenever, Wherever' International Law Allows, Admiral Says
"International seas and airspace belong to everyone and are not the dominion of any single nation," Admiral Harry Harris said at the Stanford Centre at Peking University. "Our military will continue t...
US Navy Destroyer To Patrol Near Chinese Islands
The move is likely to anger China, which is building artificial islands to boost territorial claims.The move, which U.S. officials have been considering for months, is sure to anger Beijing, which has...
Five Chinese Warships Spotted Off Alaska Coast During Obama Visit
Five Chinese navy ships are sailing in international waters in the Bering Sea off Alaska, the Pentagon said Wednesday, in an apparent first for China’s military that came as US President Barack Obama ...
Obama Warns China About Using Secret Agents To Track Down Fugitives In The US.
The Obama administration has warned China about the use of undercover operatives in the United States who are assigned to pressure Chinese fugitives to return home and in some cases to recover assets ...
Israel Condemns Vatican Treaty With The 'State of Palestine'
The Vatican has signed a treaty with the 'State of Palestine' today and hopes it will stimulate peace with Israel. It is the first time the RC Church has signed a treaty with the State of Palestine an...
US Considers Military Patrols Of Beijing's Artificial Islands In South China Sea
The Pentagon is considering sending US military aircraft and ships to assert freedom of navigation around growing Chinese-made artificial islands in the disputed South China Sea, a US official has sai...
Chinese warnings to U.S. plane hint of rising stakes over disputed islands
Beijing appears to seek a military exclusion zone as it expands footholds in the South China Sea. The Chinese navy repeatedly warned a U.S. surveillance plane to leave airspace around disputed islands...
War Powers Clause
Article I, Section 8, Clause 11 of the United States Constitution, sometimes referred to as the War Powers Clause, vests in the Congress the power to declare war, in the following wording:A number of...
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Appointments Clause
Article II, Section 2, Clause 2 of the United States Constitution, known as the Appointments Clause, empowers the President of the United States to appoint certain public officials with the "advice an...
Commerce Clause
The Commerce Clause describes an enumerated power listed in the United States Constitution (Article I, Section 8, Clause 3). The clause states that the United States Congress shall have power "To reg...
History of U.S. foreign policy
History of U.S. foreign policy is a brief overview of major trends regarding the foreign policy of the United States from the American Revolution to the present. The major themes are becoming an "Empi...
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Timeline of United States diplomatic history
The diplomatic history of the United States oscillated among three positions: isolation from diplomatic entanglements of other (typically European) nations (but with economic connections to the world)...
Timeline of United States diplomatic history - Wikipedia
Treaty
A treaty is an agreement under international law entered into by actors in international law, namely sovereign states and international organizations. A treaty may also be known as an (international) ...
United Kingdom-United States relations
British–American relations, also referred to as Anglo-American relations, encompass many complex relations ranging from two early wars to competition for world markets. Since 1940 they have been close...
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Special relationship
The term special relationship, in diplomacy, is used to describe exceptionally strong ties between nations, notably by Winston Churchill in 1946 to describe relations between the English-speaking peop...
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Anglosphere
Anglosphere refers to a set of English-speaking nations with a similar cultural heritage, based upon populations originating from the nations of the British Isles (England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland...
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Canada-United States relations
Relations between Canada and the United States of America have spanned more than two centuries. This includes a shared British cultural heritage, and the eventual development of one of the most stable...
Mexico-United States relations
Mexico–United States relations refers to the foreign relations between the United Mexican States and the United States of America. The two countries share a maritime and land border in North America. ...
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Australia-United States relations
Australia–United States relations refers to international relations between the Commonwealth of Australia and the United States of America. Australia has also traditionally been aligned with the Commo...
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American intervention in the Middle East
United States foreign policy in the Middle East has its roots as early as the Barbary Wars in the first years of the U.S.'s existence, but became much more expansive after World War II. American polic...
South Korea-United States relations
Republic of Korea–United States relations (Korean: 한미관계 Romaja: Hanmi gwangye) have been extensive since 1950, when the United States helped establish the modern state of South Korea and fought on its...
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Sino-American relations
China–United States relations, more often known as Chinese-US relations or Sino-American relations, refer to international relations between the United States and the People's Republic of China. The p...
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Republic of China - United States relations
Taiwan and the United States have maintained unofficial relations since 1979. The official relations between the government of the Republic of China on Taiwan and the federal government of the United...
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