Trump is the spectator at a game that has slipped out of his control.
This political turmoil, countless American enemies and the Trumps’ behavior sap U.S. strength in the world.
Much will depend on how Trump faces his strong, vocal critics in the U.S., U.K. and Germany.
The strategic problems between China and the U.S. are very profound and the answers take a long time to find.
There are no objective grounds for change.
Could a sensible Russian citizen be smitten with love for America while looking at a political map on which his homeland ... is designated... as a potential theater of military operations?
The supposed camaraderie between the two has cooled as the months have passed.
If there is no expectation of great success inside the country, it is time to win a loud and cost-effective victory in the international arena.
The possibility of a large military campaign against Assad may be an American bluff.
Some analysts interpreted this as a shattering of the last illusions of possible improvements in Russia-U.S. relations. However, I would not make a drama out of this situation. Implementation of new sanctions is most likely Trump’s tactical ploy rather than a strategic one. During the period of stigmatization that is [Read more]