What we have here before us is a major political and economic question.
[N]ow that the chain of command in the U.S. is in tatters, it’s not clear who can start a war.
What does Washington really want? It is hardly a war.
The president has no strategy.
Americans face an uncertain future in Iraq ... the Iraqi people did not, do not, and never will accept them in their country.
The credibility of 'Trumpist' threats are diminished by doubts, countermands and aversion to foreign intervention.
At the core of the Trump peace initiative is creative chaos, replacing hoary assumptions with new bridges and highways
Serious and responsible politicians need to think about this, and not hatch plans about where else to ignite the fires of war.