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Stephen Wertheim


If not now, when is a good time for a US troop withdrawal from Europe?

Critics of a reduced US role in NATO can't explain why it needs to maintain a substantial military posture across the Atlantic.

Washington Politics

Why Joe Biden's foreign policy vision isn't so visionary

The former vice president also doesn't have much to say about the Obama administration's foreign policy failures.

Global Crises

Trump Has No Strategy in the Middle East, Only Vengeance

Hawks hated the Iran nuclear deal because they feared not that it would fail to prevent Iran from getting the bomb, but that it would succeed — and thereby deprive the United States of a rationale to dominate the region and discipline its foe.