Foreign policy
A country's foreign policy, also called foreign relations policy, consists of self-interest strategies chosen by the state to safeguard its national interests and to achieve goals within its internat...
President Trump Visits The Western Wall In Jerusalem
President Trump Visits the Western Wall video President Trump Visit the Western Wall with Melania Trump and Ivanka Trump 5/22/2017 President Trump ...
Russia Suspends Plutonium Deal With U.S.
Putin demands that Washington cancel sanctions and cut its military commitment to NATO.
France Threatens To Recognize Palestinian State If No Progress With Israel
France on Friday threatened to recognize a Palestinian state if Israel and the Palestinians cannot settle their long-festering differences following a peace conference planned by summer. Palestinian A...
Iran Expects Lifting Of Sanctions Today, Officials Gather In Vienna
Iran has met its obligations in a landmark, internationally brokered nuclear arms deal, the United Nations announced Saturday in Vienna, meaning economic sanctions are lifted and Iran will quickly h...
Belgian Physicists Calculate That Everyone Is Lying About The Downed Russian Jet
It’s rare to see physics being used as an effective tool to comment on current events, but astrophysicists Tom van Doorsslaere and Giovanni Lapenta of the Belgian KU Leuven used some simple Newtonian ...
Russia Seeks Economic Revenge Against Turkey Over Jet
Russia threatened economic retaliation against Turkey on Thursday and said it was still awaiting a reasonable explanation for the shooting down of its warplane, but Turkey dismissed the threats as as ...
Spain ‘Issues Arrest Warrant’ For Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Over 2010 Gaza Flotilla Attack
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and seven other former and current government officials are at risk of arrest if they set foot in Spain, after a Spanish judge effectively issued an arrest wa...
In Defeat For Beijing, Hague Court To Hear South China Sea Dispute
In a legal setback for Beijing, an arbitration court in the Netherlands ruled on Thursday that it has jurisdiction to hear some territorial claims the Philippines has filed against China over disputed...
U.S. To Deploy Special Operations Forces In Syria
The U.S. will send a small number of U.S. special operations forces into Syria as part of a shift in its strategy against ISIS, White House officials announced Friday. President Barack Obama has autho...
U.S. Navy Scrambled Jets After Russian Planes Approached Carrier
A U.S. Navy aircraft carrier scrambled four F-18 jets on Tuesday after two Russian anti-submarine aircraft flew within a nautical mile of the warship, a Navy official said on Thursday..News media rep...
Cuba And US Formally Restore Diplomatic Relations
Cuba and the US have formally restored diplomatic relations after an agreement struck last year putting aside decades of hostility came into force. Just after midnight on Monday, the diplomatic missio...
US Sends Destroyer After Iran Seizes Ship
The US Navy has sent a destroyer toward the Persian Gulf after Iran took control of a Marshall Islands-flagged cargo ship it accused of trespassing in territorial waters. The ship, the M/V Maersk Tigr...
International relations theory
International relations theory is the study of international relations from a theoretical perspective; it attempts to provide a conceptual framework upon which international relations can be analyzed....
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Grand strategy
Grand strategy, also called high strategy, comprises the "purposeful employment of all instruments of power available to a security community". Military historian B. H. Liddell Hart says about grand s...
Foreign policy doctrine
A foreign policy doctrine is a general statement of foreign policy and belief system through a doctrine. In some cases, the statement is made by a political leader, typically a nation’s chief executiv...
Foreign relations
Foreign relations is the management of relationships and dealings between two countries. Any results of foreign policy dealings and decisions can be considered foreign relations.
The term foreign...
International relations
International Relations (IR), or International affairs is a field of Political Science. International Relations is the study of relationships among countries, the roles of sovereign states, inter-gove...
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United States 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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Diplomat
A diplomat is a person appointed by a state to conduct diplomacy with one or more other states or international organizations. The main functions of diplomats revolve around the representation and pro...
Giedroyc Doctrine
The Giedroyc doctrine (Polish: doktryna Giedroycia) was a political doctrine that urged reconciliation among East-Central and East European countries. It was developed by postwar Polish émigrés, a...
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Regional policy

Although the European Union is one of the richest parts of the world, there are large internal disparities of income and opportunity between its regions. The May 2004 Enlargement, followed by acc...
History of international relations
Diplomatic history deals with the history of international relations between states. Diplomatic history can be different from international relations in that the former can concern itself with the for...
Bilateral trade
Bilateral trade or clearing trade is trade exclusively between two states, particularly, barter trade based on bilateral deals between governments, and without using hard currency for payment. Bilater...
United States - Vietnam relations
After a 20-year hiatus of severed ties, then-U.S. President Bill Clinton announced the formal normalization of diplomatic relations between the United States of America and the Socialist Republic of V...
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Arthur Ross Book Award
The Arthur Ross Book Award is a politics-related literary award.
It was endowed in 2001 by Arthur Ross, an American businessman and philanthropist, for the purpose of recognizing books that make a...
Foreign relations of NATO
NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) maintains foreign relations with many non-member countries across the globe. NATO runs a number of programs which provide a framework for the partnerships bet...
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World government
World government is the notion of a common political authority for all of humanity, yielding a global government and a single state. Such a government could come into existence either through violent ...
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Diplomatic Documents of Switzerland
Diplomatic Documents of Switzerland (DDS) is a research project which edits important documents on Swiss foreign relations and contemporary history. The project includes a book series in several volum...
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