Новости. США. Внешэкономсвязи, политика. США, Россия > Внешэкономсвязи, политика Статья Патрика "Пэта" Джозефа Бьюкенена (Joseph Patrick "Pat" Buchanan), работавшего в администрациях президентов Никсона, Джеральда Форда и Рейгана была опубликована на сайте Town Hall. Как отмечает Бьюкенен, даже если Запад попытается сделать из России "страну-изгоя", ее геополитическое и военное значение не позволит долго сохранять эту политику, как сейчас это происходит с КНДР. Три года спустя, после того как Советские войска были введены в Венгрию, в 1959 году президент Эйзенхауэр пригласил Хрущева в США: встреча в Кэмп-Дэвиде стала первым шагом на пути к "разрядке". По словам политолога, аналогичные шаги предпринимали как демократы, такие как Кеннеди или Линдон-Джонсон, так и республиканцы, Никсон, Рейган – все они тем самым отвечали политическим реалиям. "Мы могли не любить СССР. Но мы не могли его игнорировать", — заключает Бьюкенен. Бьюкенен напоминает недавние слова Генри Киссинджера: "Демонизация Путина – это не политика.
US TV channel PBS hits UK screens | Television & radio. As home to arguably the most respected public service broadcaster in the world, Britain is perhaps not the most obvious territory for Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), America's smaller, less internationally celebrated BBC equivalent, to launch its first channel outside the US. But on Tuesday the not-for-profit organisation will begin broadcasting in the UK, with a schedule that focuses on science, history and current affairs as PBS showcases its impressive roster of factual and news programming. The broadcaster sees itself as "another intelligent viewing option" rather than a direct competitor for the BBC, said Richard Kingsbury, general manager of PBS UK. But he does see the channel as likely to attract similar viewers. "[Our viewers] will probably already watch terrestrial factual programming on the BBC and Channel 4," he said. But Kingsbury is upbeat. Highlights from PBS's first week include the the award-winning Nova science series, which will air every weeknight.
U.S. - U.K. Relations. Following a trip to Jerusalem and Ramallah, Secretary Kerry arrived at Stansted airport on Tuesday, 9th April 2013 for the G-8 Foreign Ministers meetings. He will also hold some bilateral meetings while in London (Embassy photo) 21 April 2014 Deputy Secretary of State William Burns Travel to the United Kingdom (state.gov) Deputy Secretary William Burns will travel April 22-23 to London where he will meet with senior United Kingdom government officials and representatives of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office to discuss bilateral and other foreign policy issues, including the crisis in Ukraine and the current situation in the Middle East and North Africa. 16 April 2014 F-35 Lightning II jet to make maiden British flight (via gov.uk) The F-35 Lightning II will make its international debut in July at the Royal International Air Tattoo in Fairford and in the same month will also fly at the Farnborough International Air Show. 31 March 2014 UK Delegation from London visits U.S.
RL33105. State Department international convention guests all support Obama. CHARLOTTE - The State Department sponsored a group of international youth leaders to visit both national conventions this year. Every single one of them interviewed by The Cable prefers President Barack Obama over GOP candidate Mitt Romney. U.S. embassies around the world selected youth leaders for an all-expense paid trip to Florida and Charlotte to see the American political process up close. Many of the youth leaders had obvious predispositions towards the Democratic party, while others said they were convinced to be in favor of the Democrats after seeing both conventions and hearing from both teams. Alex Buliga is a member of the political executive board of the youth organization of Moldova's Democratic Party. He told The Cable that the Moldovan Democratic Party is similar to the American Democratic Party in many ways. The U.S. "We saw how many lies the Republicans tell. Sara Ibrahim is a barrister in London and was invited by the U.S.
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Community Solutions provides four-month-long fellowships at U.S. community-based non-profit or other organizations, government offices or legislative bodies. Fellows will work with community leaders to enhance their practical expertise, leadership skills and professional contacts to address societal issues in their home communities. The deadline for organizations interested in hosting a 2013 Community Solutions Program fellows currently closed. Eligible organizations include community-based, non-profit organizations, government offices or relevant institutions in the United States that actively engage in community development projects.
For more information, visit Community Solutions - Information for Host Organizations. American Council of Young Political Leaders (ACYPL) PublicDiplomacy.org. United Kingdom. More information about the United Kingdom is available on the United Kingdom Page and from other Department of State publications and other sources listed at the end of this fact sheet. The first, short-lived British colony in Virginia was organized in 1584, and permanent English settlement began in 1607. The United States declared its independence from Great Britain in 1776. The American Revolutionary War ended in 1783, with Great Britain recognizing U.S. independence. The two countries established diplomatic relations in 1785. The United States has no closer ally than the United Kingdom, and British foreign policy emphasizes close coordination with the United States. Regarding Northern Ireland, which is part of the United Kingdom, "Nationalist" and "Republican" groups seek a united Ireland that includes Northern Ireland, while "Unionists" and "Loyalists" want Northern Ireland to remain part of the United Kingdom.
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