Author Archives: Dilip Hiro

How Egypt’s Generals Sidelined Washington

30 years and billions of dollars of support couldn’t buy the U.S. influence with Cairo’s coup.

Islamabad’s Nuclear Leverage

Behind the dysfunctional relationship that destabilizes the region and imperils Afghan progress

Playing the China Card

From TomDispatch.com: Has the Obama administration miscalculated in Pakistan? By Dilip Hiro …

Obama’s Gutless Foreign Policy

Via Tom Dispatch comes this essay on the president’s bellicose, unprincipled, and …