Column: Meddling in the Mideast Leads to Ethnic Strife On the heels of al-Qaida’s 9-11 attacks on the U.S., neoconservatives in the George W. Bush administration believed that the establishment and spread of liberal democracy in the Middle East would counterbalance the alarming anti-American hostility of jihadists’ radical Islam.
June 15, 2013 - Valley News
One-armed beauty queen takes Miss Iowa crown, heads to Miss America Pageant Nicole Kelly was named Miss Iowa 2013 over the weekend, and the 23-year-old beauty queen now will head to the national stage for the Miss America contest. But the real news: Miss Kelly has only one arm. "As I grew up, I learned to counterbalance the initial stares I received ...
June 11, 2013 - The Washington Times
Jim Balsillie in ZDNet RIM's work-around provides a contingency for our customers and partners and a counterbalance to NTP's threats,Jim Balsillie, RIM co-chief executive, said in a statement. "This will hopefully lead to more reasonable negotiations, since NTP...
Segolene Royal in ABC News It is necessary in a democracy to have ...... a counterbalance of powers,Royal told RTL radio on Monday.
Ban Ki-moon in UN News Centre A comprehensive approach on security sector reform needs to be supported by effective governance and progressive advances in the political process, to counterbalance concentrated military efforts,he stated.