Secretary of State John Kerry has landed in Kiev. Is there little that can be done to quell the situation? Truman National Security Project Fellow Job Henning points to the need for a new pan-European security strategy. Watch the full clip.
In a segment with Connecticut’s WTIC, CNP President Scott Bates discusses the motivations behind Russia’s recent actions in Ukraine as well as potential American responses that could deter further Russian aggression. Listen to the full clip.
Truman Project Fellow Job Henning explains the current tensions between Russia and Ukraine, as well as possible NATO and American responses. Listen to the full clip.
Earlier today, the White House provided a readout of President Barack Obama’s phone call with Afghan President Hamid Karzai. During the call, President Obama noted that he has instructed the Pentagon to ensure that there are “adequate plans in place to accomplish an orderly withdrawal by the end of the year” should the United States […]
Whether President Obama and Afghan President Hamid Karzai reach a deal on U.S. and allied troops staying in Afghanistan after 2014 or not, it is unlikely that NATO will have the stomach for another large, decade-long military expedition. And this is probably for the best; what started as a necessary response to 9/11 gradually became […]