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If We Can Sanction Russia Over Crimea, We Can Sanction Israel Over Palestine

Sanctions on Russia I'm so delighted that President Obama and Congress are moving to impose sanctions on Russia over its military intervention in Crimea. Regardless of whether one thinks this is a wise or just policy in the case of Russia, this is setting a great political precedent in the United States for considering boycotts, … Continue reading If We Can Sanction Russia Over Crimea, We Can Sanction Israel Over Palestine

A Plea for Caution From Russia

MOSCOW — RECENT events surrounding Syria have prompted me to speak directly to the American people and their political leaders. It is important to do so at a time of insufficient communication between our societies. Relations between us have passed through different stages. We stood against each other during the cold war. But we were … Continue reading A Plea for Caution From Russia