• Fri, 14 Sep 2018 08:54
    Juncker urges EU to take stronger world role
    In an age of trade wars, terrorism and rising nationalism, Europe must become a global player with a muscular foreign policy to match its economic strength, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker declared Wednesday.
  • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 09:06
    Malaysian PM's visit to strengthen ties
    Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad kicked off his first official visit outside the Association of Southeast Asian Nations region on Friday, a move indicating the new Malaysian government continues to pursue a proactive foreign policy toward China.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 14 Jul 2018 01:00
    Who stopped the Nazis?
    Re: “World has many things to be grateful for – US foreign policy not one of them”, Have Your Say, yesterday.
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  • Mon, 09 Jul 2018 01:00
    World has many things to be grateful for – US foreign policy is not one of them
    Re: “US no longer piggybank for an ungrateful world”, Letters, July 7-8.
    your say
  • Fri, 08 Jun 2018 01:00
    For a successful summit, Trump must silence hawks
    A few weeks ago I wrote that the inclusion of hawks on his foreign policy team meant that US President Donald Trump was more than likely going to antagonise the North Koreans.
  • Fri, 25 May 2018 01:00
    What awaits Kim across the table
    The news that the Kim-Trump summit may be on the rocks illustrates the lunacy of Washington’s foreign policy.  
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  • Tue, 08 May 2018 01:00
    Offence too easily drawn out by mere newspaper cartoons
    Sense of humour deficit alert! May I point out to “offended” letter writers Michael Burd and Stephen Zamel (Have Your Say, May 5) that The Nation’s Stephff does not write news articles, nor does he write opinion pieces or purport to shape global foreign policy.
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  • Mon, 12 Mar 2018 01:00
    Philippine foreign policy afflicted with Stockholm Syndrome
    Many of us are familiar with the term “Stockholm Syndrome”. In 1973, four people were taken hostage in Stockholm.
  • Thu, 28 Dec 2017 15:55
    Tillerson defends foreign policy record at year's end
    The United States' top diplomat defended his country's foreign policy record on Wednesday, saying progress had been made in the last year to rein in North Korea's nuclear ambitions and to counter the "immense challenges" posed by Russia, China and Iran.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 01:00
    White House, State Dept: Are they really ‘on same page’ on N Korea?
    Something must be seriously amiss when a statement by the US secretary of state is eagerly welcomed by China and Russia – while the White House struggles to explain that it’s “on the same page” with his own foreign policy mechanism.
  • Thu, 14 Dec 2017 18:30
    UN designates Dec 12 as ‘Universal Health Coverage Day
    December 12 will be observed as International Universal Health Coverage Day in response to a proposal from the Foreign Policy and Global Health Initiative (FPGH), which is currently chaired by Thailand.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 10 Dec 2017 01:00
    PRESIDENT Reckless to play with match on a powder keg
    If United States President Donald Trump’s previous foreign policy moves have by and large been driven by putting “America first”, his intention to formally recognise Jerusalem as the Israeli capital and later move the US embassy there would be best described as ill-advised – more accurately dangerously foolhardy if carried out. 
  • Fri, 08 Dec 2017 01:00
    US turns superstitious faith into foreign-policy madness for Mideast  
    Trump’s latest act of sheer lunacy has gotten a lot of people scared.
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  • Sat, 25 Nov 2017 01:00
    From Myanmar to Zimbabwe, China’s global footprint grows
    Beijing’s foreign policy is becoming increasingly interventionist, and the effects are being felt all around the world
  • Mon, 30 Oct 2017 01:00
    Philippine foreign policy needs bodyguards of lies
    During World War II, Winston Churchill said: “In wartime, truth is so precious that she should be attended by a bodyguard of lies.” He made this statement prior to the allied assault in Normandy.
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