We've detected an outdated browser.

You may want to consider updating your browser. International Policy Digest requires a modern browser in order to view the website properly.

Click here for information on how to update your browser.

Continue Anyways
Obama Administration

Tag Archives | Obama Administration

  • Tracking Al Qaeda's financing is a complicated process

    What Happened to a Terrorist Corporation?

    by Iliana Hagenah
  • President Barack Obama delivers remarks presenting the outcome of the Administration's review of the NSA and U.S. signals intelligence programs. Pete Souza/White House

    Taming the NSA: Obama’s Lukewarm Recipe

    by Binoy Kampmark
  • President Barack Obama delivers remarks presenting the outcome of the Administration’s review of the NSA and U.S. signals intelligence programs

    Obama’s Foreign Policy Message through NSA Reforms

    by Arafat Kabir Upol
  • Predator unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV)

    Revisiting the Use of Drones in Yemen

    by Robert Sharp
  • Protests last year between Morsi supporters and the government. Mosaab El-Shamy/AFP

    The Necessity of Rethinking U.S. Middle East Policy

    by Robert Sharp
  • Pictured: Benjamin Netanyahu, Barack Obama and John Kerry

    Neutrality and the Peace Process

    by Uri Avnery
  • Fred Kaplan Misses the Mark on Snowden Clemency

    by Peter Lee
  • Civilians seek refuge in a United Nations compound in Bor. Hailemichael Gebrekrstos/UN

    Africa has a History of Irrational Borders

    by John Price
  • PM Cheung

    Techie Code of Omerta For Colluding With NSA

    by Peter Lee
  • President Barack Obama talks with President Hassan Rouhani of Iran during a phone call in the Oval Office, Sept. 27, 2013. Pete Souza/White House

    Mirrored Politics and the Iran Deal

    by Shahed Ghoreishi
  • Getty Images/Reuters/Associated Press/lefigaro.fr/DoD Photo

    From Missile Defense to Chavez’s Death, the 2013 “Are You Serious?” Awards

    by Conn M. Hallinan
  • Judge Leon and the NSA: Outlawing the Metadata Program

    by Binoy Kampmark
  • President Barack Obama speaks with Saban Forum Chairman Haim Saban on December 7, 2013. Photo: Ralph Alswang

    At Saban Center, Obama Offers Clearest Defense of Iran Nuclear Deal

    by John Lyman
  • President Barack Obama meets with Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai at the Presidential Palace in Kabul, Afghanistan, March 28, 2010. Pete Souza/White House

    Hamid Karzai Goes Rogue

    by Binoy Kampmark
  • President Hamid Karzai and Secretary of State John Kerry during a press conference at the Presidential Palace in Kabul

    Karzai’s ‘Brinkmanship’ Undermines Afghanistan’s Security

    by John Lyman
  • Hamid Karzai

    Karzai Stands by Refusal to Sign U.S. Deal

    by BBC
  • President Barack Obama in the Oval Office with Thomas E. Donilon, left, the national security adviser, and John O. Brennan, his top counterterrorism adviser.  Pete Souza/White House

    Unmanned Aerial Drones: If Kill You Must…

    by Amitai Etzioni
  • China's Hu Jintao with Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah

    Is the U.S. Losing Saudi Arabia to China?

    by Daniel Wagner
  • NSA director Keith Alexander has been forced to defend his agency’s operations after a series of revelations, exposing mass data gathering and surveillance programs on US citizens and world leaders. EPA/Shawn Thew

    Political Wheel may be Turning on the NSA’s Surveillance Program

    by Adam Lockyer
  • The Saudis have said they disagree with the U.S. approach to Syria

    Saudi Arabia’s Message to the United States

    by Daniel Wagner
  • Nuclear Actors: Rot in the U.S. ICBM Forces

    by Binoy Kampmark
  • President Barack Obama talks with President Hassan Rouhani of Iran during a phone call in the Oval Office, Sept. 27, 2013. Pete Souza/White House

    Phone Diplomacy: Obama and Rouhani Speak by Phone

    by BBC
  • Secretary of State John Kerry listens to Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov during a news conference on Syrian chemical weapons in Geneva, Switzerland, on September 14, 2013

    Obama to Assad: Weapons Cache must be Verifiable

    by John Price
  • President Barack Obama talks with Amb. Samantha Power in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Sept. 12, 2013. Pete Souza/White House

    Obama Welcomes U.S.-Russia Syria Chemical Weapons Plan

    by BBC
  • A U.N. chemical weapons expert inspects samples from one of the sites of an alleged chemical weapons attack outside of Damascus on August 29, 2013. Mohamed Abdullah/Reuters

    Despite win for Diplomacy, Syria’s Offer Unlikely to Work

    by Daniel Wagner
  • President Barack Obama speaking from the White House on Syria

    Syria Crisis: Barack Obama calls off Congress Vote

    by BBC
  • Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, Secretary of State John Kerry and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey testify before the House Foreign Affairs Committee

    Obama’s Line in the Sand May Prove to be a Quagmire

    by John Price
  • President Barack Obama holds a press conference with Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt, at Rosenbad in Stockholm, Sept. 4, 2013. Frank Augstein/AP

    Punitive Strikes: “Russian Roulette” with Unintended Consequences

    by Richard Rousseau
  • Frenemies forever: Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin will clash over Syria at G20. Pete Souza/White House

    Obama vs. Putin as G20 Meets in Syria’s Shadow

    by Adam Quinn
  • U.S. Reaper drones in a hangar at Kandahar Air Field in Afghanistan. Photo: Noah Shachtman

    Drone Strikes and a Strategic Case for Adversarial Due Process

    by Amien Kacou
  • We Need to Talk About Bandar

    by Peter Lee
  • President Barack Obama, flanked by House Speaker John Boehner and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi in the Cabinet Room of the White House. Photo: Carolyn Kaster

    Obama Wins on Syria

    by Daniel Wagner
  • Syrian soldiers in the Damascus suburb of Jouber in Syria on 24 August 2013. EPA/STR

    Avoiding an Apocalyptic War in Syria

    by Kasra Shahhosseini
  • Watchful: Israel faces Syria across the Golan Heights. Source: Wikimedia Commons

    A Dangerous Game: Israel, Syria and U.S. Air Strikes

    by Jacob Eriksson
  • John Kerry

    Kerry: Syria Attack Killed 1,429

    by BBC
  • Syrian rebels take cover in Deir al-Zor on August 27. Khalil Ashawi/Reuters

    Obama: No Decision on Syria Strike

    by John Lyman
  • A Syrian Army soldier in the Jobar neighborhood of Damascus. AP photo

    The ‘Red Line’ Strikes Back

    by Yanikk Lewis
  • President Barrack Obama has pledged to help the Yemeni government capture or kill the embedded AQAP militants and Predator drones are being used daily to seek out its members

    Al Qaeda Still has some Life

    by John Price
  • President Barack Obama delivers remarks on the economy at the Amazon Chattanooga Fulfillment Center in Chattnooga, Tenn., July 30, 2013.  Mark Humphrey/AP

    Obama’s Grand Bargain, GOP’s Last Chance at Tax Reform

    by Patrick Hall