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    Foreign Policy Begins at Home by Richard N. Haass

    The biggest threat to U.S. security and prosperity comes not from abroad but from within, writes Haass in his provocative new book.

  • No Exit from Pakistan
    No Exit from Pakistan by Daniel S. Markey

    The story of the tragic and often tormented relationship between the United States and Pakistan.

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