Sean Olson

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Where Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stand on foreign policy

On Tuesday, November 8, Americans will go to the polls and elect the next president.<p>Both parties, Republican and Democrat, will make their cases to voters in the coming weeks.<p>Some of the most daunting tasks facing the next president come in the realm of foreign policy. America's relationship to the …

Middle East

The Most Popular Foreign Policy Issues of 2018

Foreign Policy

Nukes, terrorists and hackers: Trump and Clinton debate global threats

<b>(CNN) —</b> So you're not American. Should you care about what happened at the first presidential debate?<p>The answer: yes.<p>US presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton argued about several key points that affect nearly everyone on the planet, from the threat of ISIS to nuclear …

North Korea

Where They Stand on Foreign Policy Issues -

The next U.S. president will confront a deeply unsettled world, from a Middle East in turmoil to a Europe struggling to contain an outbreak of terror attacks. Russia is expanding its influence and challenging its neighbors. China is flexing its powers both militarily and on the trade front. With …

America has accepted 10,000 Syrian refugees. That’s still too few.

By Editorial Board<p>IN THE face of the most calamitous refugee crisis since World War II, the United States has finally begun granting refuge to displaced Syrians on a pace that, while still unequal to the problem’s scale and the United States’ capacity, at least starts to acknowledge that a crisis …

ISIS Explained

40 shot, 5 of them fatally, in Chicago over weekend

Five people were killed and at least 35 others were wounded in weekend shootings in Chicago, bringing the total number of people shot so far this year to at least 3,366 — 981 more than this time last year.<p>The weekend’s youngest victim was a 13-year-old boy who was shot Friday night as he walked …

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