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THE FOG OF CHANGE.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Foreign Policy; Nov/Dec2015, Issue 215, p46-48, 3p, 1 Color Photograph

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Abstract: The article discusses the U.S. and Iran nuclear deal pertaining to their foreign relations, economic prospects and the fear of the rise of China. Topics discussed include the arrest of one of the leader of the Iranian U.S. embassy hostage crisis Mohsen...

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The New Colonialists.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Foreign Policy. Jul/Aug2008, Issue 167, p74-79. 6p. 4 Color Photographs.

Abstract: The article explores countries that border on failure but are kept from collapse by the efforts of a collection of international charities, aid agencies, foreign advisers and philanthropists. These countries are unwilling or unable to fulfill the dutie...

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The MAI and the clash of globalizations.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Foreign Policy. Fall98, Issue 112, p97. 13p. 1 Black and White Photograph, 2 Charts.

Abstract: Focuses on the Multilateral Agreement on Investment (MAI) negotiations between member countries of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development and the opposition of various nongovernmental organizations (NGO) to it. Information on the ca...

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BUSINESS AS USUAL AT THE U.N. (cover story)

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Foreign Policy. Sep/Oct2004, Issue 144, p38-39. 2p. 1 Illustration.

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Abstract: The article looks at the United Nations as of September 2004. For the United Nations (UN), relevance may be almost as perilous as irrelevance. Although some UN backers revel in the growing global reliance on the world body, now is no time to get smug...

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The Free-Trade Paradox.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Foreign Policy. Sep/Oct2007, Issue 162, p96-95. 2p.

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Abstract: The article seeks answers to the question of why trade is prospering when trade talks are failing. Since the passing of the World Trade Organization (WTO) proposals dropping trade barriers and liberalizing international trade, efforts to globalize trad...

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What Is a Gongo?

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Foreign Policy. May/Jun2007, Issue 160, p96-95. 2p.

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Abstract: This article describes 'gongos', government sponsored groups that pose as non-government organizations. This is generally the case in non-democratic countries that use the groups to defend their regimes or advance policies beneficial to them. Sudan, No...

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Stopping the Rot.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Foreign Policy. Nov/Dec2001, Issue 127, p18. 2p.

Abstract: Discusses the Transparency International's (TI) Global Corruption Report (GCR) focusing on the role of nongovernmental organizations in promoting everything from political campaign reform in Nigeria to basic information disclosure in India. Goal of the...

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Lost in Space.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Foreign Policy. May/Jun2001, Issue 124, p70. 2p.

Abstract: Deals with the impact of the privatization of the International Telecommunications Satellite Organization (Intelsat) on satellite communications around the world. Background information on the establishment of the organization in 1964; How Intelsat vi...

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The Sum of Its Parts.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Foreign Policy. Summer99, Issue 115, p39. 2p.

Abstract: Presents information on the European Union. Goals of the federation; Comments on the organization's jurisdiction; How the international organization can achieve economic efficiency and social protection.

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International Security.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Foreign Policy. Winter98/99, Issue 113, p126. 2p.

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Abstract: Highlights the article on `International Security,' published in summer 1998, regarding North Atlantic Treaty Organization's (NATO) ability to conduct future peace operations. Analysis on the alliance innovation, Combined Joint Task Forces (CJTF); Tre...

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