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The president is trying to reach out to Iran, but it's hard to figure out what the regime really wants.
The Taliban are advancing in Pakistan and it's unclear whether the government can push them back.
Respected national security spokesman P. J. Crowley nominated to help promote public diplomacy.
Obama sees public diplomacy as a top priority, but he hasn't appointed a senior official to lead it.
The surging drug-related violence will tend to overshadow everything else.
Clinton has put to rest early concerns as she demonstrates ability at the State Department.
Clinton moved to break the taboo on engaging with Iran.
Her recent trip signals that the new administration sees the world differently than its predecessors.
Clinton is said to be open to giving gay couples at the State Department equal benefits.
A soothing voice after years of politicization