The Constitution provides that the power to declare war belongs to Congress and not to the president.
The United States pursues unilateralism and manipulates hegemonic acts. It has no moral sense, nor does it abide by international justice and norms.
The possibility that U.S. troops could carry out military operations in Mexico opens a new chapter in the bilateral defense relationship.
In the eyes of the U.S., Mexico’s response to the cartels was simply a sort of pax narca that had only led to the increasing flow of drugs, particularly synthetic drugs and opioids, into U.S. territory.
We don't know what Trump's demands will be, relative to his new threat. We do know that the threatening speech will not end.
[B]y 2022, the special operations forces intend to be able to effectively carry out counterterrorist operations of any scale.
The belligerent president has forgotten that his country is a democracy, not a dictatorship. It is time for him to go.
The anti-terrorist apparatus has not adapted to the growing danger of domestic terrorism.
[I]t was just a matter of time before terrorism came to be organized as a corporate activity.
Afghanistan cannot become a hotbed of terror once more ... the American military and international forces must not withdraw or reduce their presence.