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Missile Defense Shield

Obama's Dangerous Approach to Missile Defense

Ken Blackwell | Posted 07.02.2012 | Politics
Ken Blackwell

By rejecting Obama's position on homeland missile defense, Congress would both ensure taxpayer dollars are used more effectively and our country is well-protected. That approach would be a new way of doing business at the Department of Defense and real change that Americans can embrace.

Reports Cast Doubt On One Of Obama's Key Defense Programs

AP | DESMOND BUTLER | Posted 06.21.2012 | World

WASHINGTON — Major delays, cost overruns and critical technological problems are plaguing a missile defense system designed to protect the Unite...

NATO And Russia Discuss Missile Defense Deal

AP | By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV | Posted 12.25.2011 | World

MOSCOW -- NATO still hopes to engage Russia in its prospective missile defense system, but won't yield to Moscow's push for the shield to be run joint...

Obama's First 250 Days: Defining a President's Foreign Policy

Rebecca R. Friedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rebecca R. Friedman

The Obama foreign policy era officially began last week in Geneva. Now that the transition is fully over, the international community will find out whether President Obama can deliver on his commitments.

US European Missile Defense System: Alternatives Being Considered

AP | DESMOND BUTLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — A senior Defense Department official said Thursday that the United States is considering options for European missile defense other...

Russia: US Missile Defense Shield Not Acceptable

AP | STEVE GUTTERMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MOSCOW — President Dmitry Medvedev said Friday that Russia will still deploy missiles near Poland if the United States pushes ahead with a missi...

The Pianist: Polish Political Protest

Shirin Sadeghi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Shirin Sadeghi

There is something profoundly venerable about an artist who is not afraid to speak up. Krystian Zimerman spoke out against President Obama intention to press ahead with George W.'s plans to install a missile-defense shield in Poland.

Rumors Of The Next Cold War

Judah Freed | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Judah Freed

No matter how subtly the conquest happens, Russian control of Georgia would amount to an historic shift in the balance of power -- especially as long as the world economy is fueled by oil.