TITLE

OBAMA'S NEW MAP

AUTHOR(S)
Barnett, Thomas P. M.
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Esquire;Mar2009, Vol. 151 Issue 3, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses how U.S. President Barack Obama will utilize foreign policy to provide worldwide leadership. The author discusses four crises or flash points that Obama must deal with, which include the world financial crisis, the conflict on the Afghanistan-Pakistan border region, the presidential election in Iran, and Obama's decision about whether to deploy missile-defense systems in Eastern Europe.
ACCESSION #
36538220

 

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