The chief of CIA operations in Kabul was identified by name on Saturday when a White House list of U.S. officials taking part in President Obama's surprise visit to U.S. troops in Afghanistan was released to the press.
Speaking to a crowd of 700 at the Champions of Jewish Values International Awards Gala in New York on May 18, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie called for a more aggressive, interventionist U.S. foreign policy.
The deadly drone war carried on by President Obama is creating domestic problems for Yemen's president.
A Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll conducted from April 23-27 found that 47 percent of Americans believe that the United States should become less active in world affairs. Thirty percent think the United States should maintain its present level of activity and only 19 percent believe our nation should become more active.