“America’s diplomacy power is being completely destroyed, ambassador warns”


SALON

“She added, “There is no denying that our leadership ranks are being depleted at a dizzying speed, due in part to the decision to slash promotion numbers by more than half. The Foreign Service officer corps at State has lost 60 percent of its Career Ambassadors since January. Ranks of Career Ministers, our three-star equivalents, are down from 33 to 19. The ranks of our two-star Minister Counselors have fallen from 431 right after Labor Day to 369 today — and are still falling.” MORE

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“Donald Trump Shows Power Of U.S. By Curtsying For Saudi King”


HUFFINGTON POST

He once criticized Barack Obama for bowing to the country’s leader.

“Donald Trump Predicts Mideast Peace Is ‘Not As Difficult As People Have Thought’


HUFFINGTON POST

“How to Make a Deal With North Korea”


POLITICO

Escalating tensions have made a diplomatic solution possible. It might be the last chance we have.

”Anderson Cooper dumbfounded by Trump just now realizing diplomacy is not so easy”


ANDERSON COOPER

“No ‘G’day, mate’: On call with Australian prime minister, Trump badgers and brags”


THE WASHINGTON POST

After what President Trump reportedly called "the worst call by far,” with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Jan. 28, Turnbull gave sparse details but said, "I stand up for Australia in every forum, public or private," in a news conference on Feb. 2. (Video: AuBC via AP / Photo: AP and Bloomberg)
After what President Trump reportedly called “the worst call by far,” with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Jan. 28, Turnbull gave sparse details but said, “I stand up for Australia in every forum, public or private,” in a news conference on Feb. 2. (Video: AuBC via AP / Photo: AP and Bloomberg)

“World powers agree to Syria ceasefire, Kerry says”


MSNBC

MUNICH, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 11: (L-R) Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and UN special envoy on Syria Staffan de Mistura are pictured during a meeting of the International Syrian Support Group (ISSG) ahead of the International Munich Security Conference on February 11, 2016 in Munich, Germany. ISSG met in Munich to further discuss a peaceful solution in the Syria war. (Photo by Alexandra Beier - Pool/Getty Images)
MUNICH, GERMANY – FEBRUARY 11: (L-R) Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and UN special envoy on Syria Staffan de Mistura are pictured during a meeting of the International Syrian Support Group (ISSG) ahead of the International Munich Security Conference on February 11, 2016 in Munich, Germany. ISSG met in Munich to further discuss a peaceful solution in the Syria war. (Photo by Alexandra Beier – Pool/Getty Images)

“Putin bogging down in Syria”


POLITICO

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“On Cuba and Iran, Barack Obama defies his critics”


POLITICO

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“Kerry’s pointless diplomacy in Russia”


CNN

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