Foreign Affairs (page 6)

January 20, 2020 6:00 am

Trump’s Muddled Foreign Policy Thinking—and Ours

It’s been too long since America’s leaders have tried to articulate a consistent, coherent view of the world and our country’s role in it.
Benjamin Parker
January 15, 2020 6:00 am

Iran’s Permanent Revolution

Iranians’ revolt against the Islamic republic is here to stay.
Brian Stewart
January 14, 2020 1:11 pm

There’s a Soleimani Trap Waiting for Democrats at the Iowa Debate

Some of the Democratic reactions to the killing of Qasem Soleimani is playing into the hands of Donald Trump…
Linda Chavez
January 14, 2020 5:37 am

Mayor Pete: Neocon?

Pete Buttigieg has clear views about America's role in the world. And they're a lot like the old-school, Cold War Democrats'.
Shay Khatiri
January 13, 2020 5:38 am

Trump’s Foreign Policy Shows the Weakness of Nationalism

The triumph of the "To Hell with Them" Hawks.
Robert Tracinski
January 10, 2020 5:36 am

War Powers and Unintended Consequences

A president orders a strike without consulting Congress and he is seen by many as a madman. The…
James Robenalt
January 9, 2020 5:14 am

Trump’s Treatment of U.S. Allies Comes Home to Roost

For three years Donald Trump abused America's allies. Now he’s shocked that they’re not rushing to back him up on killing Soleimani.
Shay Khatiri
January 8, 2020 6:07 am

Team of Rookies

The Iran clash finds a president who has never dealt with a national security crisis before, surrounded by officials who also have little crisis experience.
Shay Khatiri
January 8, 2020 5:35 am

Did Trump Create a New Standard for “Self-Defense” By Killing Soleimani?

President Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo are justifying the targeted killing of the commander of Iran’s Quds Force,…
Philip Rotner
January 7, 2020 6:00 am

Illegal. Barbaric. And Foolish.

Attacking Iranian cultural sites would violate the law and harm American interests.
Shay Khatiri