Tag: diplomacy

Omnivore 05/10/09

What I Saw At the Afghan Elections, Peter W. Galbraith, Washington Post Evaluating Galbraith’s Dissent, John Western, Duck of Minerva Security Advisor Calls Troop Increase McChrystal’s Opinion, Joseph Berger, New York Times […]

NATO’S New Secretary General

Former Danish Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen took over the reins as NATO Secretary General (SecGen) this past weekend. His social media campaign kicked in, too, with a new video blog, Facebook page (34,000+ fans and counting), and Twitter stream. It’s the little things that matter, really: he – or whoever – didn’t post to the blog as “Admin” or “PAO” or anyone else, but as Anders Fogh Rasmussen. That doesn’t mean he’s really doing it himself (although the video part would be part to fake), but at least