<i>France needs military means in order to keep the solemn promise of destroying the Islamic State.</i>
Nov. 13 in Paris was the crossing of the Rubicon. Following the attacks on the Russian plane in the Sinai and Shiite neighborhoods in Beirut, the attack on the French capital indicated an irreversible transition [Read more]
The West — and America in particular — has tired of its never-ending involvement in the Middle East.
Washington’s leadership is indispensable and Mr Obama must not shrink from the hard strategic decisions that are needed.
The U.S. and its allies – including Britain – still do not have a "complete strategy" for defeating ISIL – which must go down as one of the understatements of the year.