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Fact Checker Archive: Other Foreign Policy

Peter King's claim about radical Muslim imams: Is it true?

The New York congressman has said a report that 80 percent of U.S. mosques are run by extremists "seems accurate."

By Glenn Kessler  | March 10, 2011; 6:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (75)
Categories:  2 Pinocchios, Other Foreign Policy, War on Terror  
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Foreign policy braggadocio on Libya and AIDS

President Obama and Secretary of State Clinton recently pushed the envelope when talking about Libya and AIDS.

By Glenn Kessler  | March 7, 2011; 6:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (24)
Categories:  1 Pinocchio, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, Other Foreign Policy  
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Obama's 'Apology Tour'

GOP presidential candidates say that President Obama keeps apologizing for America and does not value American greatness. But the evidence is slim.

By Glenn Kessler  | February 22, 2011; 6:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (167)
Categories:  4 Pinocchios, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, Other Foreign Policy, Tim Pawlenty  
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Raymond Davis: Our man in Pakistan

President Obama called the U.S. embassy employee suspected of killing two people in Pakistan is a "diplomat" who enjoys diplomatic immunity. Is he right?

By Glenn Kessler  | February 18, 2011; 6:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (45)
Categories:  2 Pinocchios, Barack Obama, Other Foreign Policy, Verdict Pending  
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Decoding Obama's statement on Egypt and Mubarak

What did the president's statement on Egypt really mean? We provide a guide.

By Glenn Kessler  | February 2, 2011; 9:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
Categories:  Barack Obama, Other Foreign Policy, issue context  
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Obama's diplomatic balancing act on Egypt

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Egypt was "stable" and the government was trying to meet the "needs and interests of the Egyptian people." Her words may come back to haunt her.

By Glenn Kessler  | February 1, 2011; 6:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (5)
Categories:  Barack Obama, Middle East, Other Foreign Policy, issue context  
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Older Entries in This Category »

Obama and Mubarak and democracy--an accounting, Glenn Kessler , January 29, 2011
Cutting the defense budget , Glenn Kessler , January 25, 2011
Iran and the effort to halt its nuclear ambitions, Glenn Kessler , January 24, 2011
Clinton, Obama, China and Human Rights, Glenn Kessler , January 20, 2011
Julian Assange's Fears of Guantanamo, Glenn Kessler , January 12, 2011
Obama Misleads on Colombia, Michael Dobbs , October 17, 2008
Second Presidential Debate: Nashville, Michael Dobbs , October 7, 2008
VP Debate Part II, Michael Dobbs , October 3, 2008
Palin twists the facts on Darfur, Michael Dobbs , October 3, 2008
Barack in Wonderland, Michael Dobbs , May 22, 2008
McCain, Obama, and Kissing Dictators, Michael Dobbs , May 21, 2008
Did he really say that?, Michael Dobbs , May 13, 2008
Don't Forget Pat Nixon!, Michael Dobbs , March 27, 2008
Clinton Corrects the Record, Michael Dobbs , March 26, 2008
More Incoming Fire For Clinton, Michael Dobbs , March 24, 2008
Hillary's Balkan Adventures, Part II, Michael Dobbs , March 21, 2008
Hillary's Balkan Adventures, Michael Dobbs , March 17, 2008
Obama parses his words, Michael Dobbs , March 3, 2008
Feuding over NAFTA, Michael Dobbs , February 26, 2008
Obama vs Clinton, Michael Dobbs , February 21, 2008
Hillary vs Barack on Meeting Dictators, Michael Dobbs , February 4, 2008
Democratic Debate, Jan. 31, 2008, Michael Dobbs , January 31, 2008
GOP Debate Myrtle beach, Michael Dobbs , January 10, 2008
Clinton and Northern Ireland, Michael Dobbs , January 10, 2008
Off-base on NAFTA and "Hillary Care", Washington Post Editors , January 7, 2008
NH: One Day to Go, Michael Dobbs , January 6, 2008
Saint Anselm College Presidential Debates, Michael Dobbs , January 5, 2008
Obama vs Clinton on Foreign Policy, Michael Dobbs , December 27, 2007
Most Revealing Fibs: John Edwards, Michael Dobbs , December 11, 2007
The Fact Checker Fact Checks The Post, Michael Dobbs , December 7, 2007
Clinton vs Obama: The 'Fact Check' War, Michael Dobbs , December 6, 2007
'Bomb, Bomb, Bomb; Bomb, Bomb, Iran', Michael Dobbs , December 4, 2007
Obama Tells a Fib, Michael Dobbs , November 28, 2007
Is There a 'Cocaine Shortage'?, Michael Dobbs , November 21, 2007
Four Pinocchios for Ron Paul, Michael Dobbs , November 16, 2007
Barbers for Dodd, Gorbie Endorses Rudy, Michael Dobbs , October 26, 2007
 
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