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Congress Steps Up on Foreign Policy

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 03:21:06 -0500

Lawmakers of both parties have provided reassurance to allies and have countered some of President Trump’s worst moves.

NATO Fighter Jets Buzz Plane Carrying Russia’s Defense Minister

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 12:02:26 -0500

The face-off over the Baltic Sea was the latest aerial encounter between Moscow and the West at a time of heightened tensions.

Allies Start Planning a Life Without America

Sat, 17 Jun 2017 14:30:25 -0500

As President Trump retreats, other countries regroup.

What Helmut Kohl Taught Bill Clinton

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 17:40:17 -0500

The German chancellor showed that global politics is not a zero-sum game, which today’s leaders seem to have forgotten.

Trump Commits United States to Defending NATO Nations

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 18:12:15 -0500

The president made the remarks more than two weeks after declining to do so during a trip to Europe, a stance that disturbed traditional American allies.

Trump Team’s Shifts Jolt Some Allies and Soothe Others

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 14:22:17 -0500

Remarks by the president cut in two directions, appearing to undermine his secretary of state on Qatar, but reassuring NATO allies by vowing to defend them.

Germany to Withdraw Forces From Incirlik Base in Turkey

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 06:02:07 -0500

The Turkish government refused to guarantee that German lawmakers could visit troops at the facility, deepening a rift between the NATO allies.

The Error of Arming the Syrian Kurds

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 07:00:38 -0500

American backing for Kurdish militias not only angers Turkey, a NATO ally, but may harm the effort to stamp out ISIS.

Trump’s NATO Bombast Gets Us Where Statesmanship Can’t

Sat, 03 Jun 2017 14:41:42 -0500

The president’s tough talk might pave the way to what many Americans actually want to happen.

America in Retreat

Sat, 03 Jun 2017 14:30:06 -0500

President Trump’s national security adviser endorses a world of cutthroat competition and zero-sum outcomes.