On the Plane

Archive: May 27, 2007 - June 2, 2007

Condi Compared to Colin

MADRID, June 1 -- Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice finally made it to Spain today, 2 1/2 years after taking up her post. The socialist Spanish government has been in the U.S. diplomatic doghouse ever since it abruptly pulled its troops out of Iraq. Rice is barely spending any time...

By washingtonpost.com Editors | June 1, 2007; 11:04 AM ET | Comments (4)

An Object Lesson in the Need to Think Boldly

BERLIN, May 31--Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice joined a select group of luminaries tonight when she received the prestigious Eric M. Warburg Award from Atlantik-Brücke, an organization dedicated to building ties between Germany and the United States. Rice was honored for her contributions to German unification when she was a...

By washingtonpost.com Editors | May 31, 2007; 3:08 PM ET | Comments (0)

Diplomatic Girl Power

VIENNA, May 31--Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice flew here today to attend a meeting of high-powered women political leaders to "network" for peace and security in the Middle East. Joining Rice at the all-day sessions were female ministers from Austria, Egypt, Bahrain, Algeria, Hungary, Croatia, Israel, Pakistan, Iraq and other...

By washingtonpost.com Editors | May 31, 2007; 9:02 AM ET | Comments (2)

Another Tense Moment on the "Sergey and Condi Show"

POTSDAM, Germany, May 30--The bickering "Sergey and Condi Show" is a quite a hit on the diplomatic circuit, at least for reporters. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, left, and Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice address a press conference Wednesday following the G-8 Meeting of Foreign Ministers in Potsdam. (AFP/Getty Images)...

By washingtonpost.com Editors | May 30, 2007; 6:51 PM ET | Comments (0)

Rice-Blair Meeting Is Scrubbed

BERLIN, May 29 -- London not calling. After we departed Washington and spoke to Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice abut her trip, a few eyebrows were raised when she failed to mention her planned London stop during this week's European tour. The overnight London visit had been added at the...

By washingtonpost.com Editors | May 30, 2007; 7:43 AM ET | Comments (0)

 

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