March 20, 2013
American Withdrawal Means Global Disorder
Eliot Cohen, Wall Street Journal
Since the days of the Monroe Doctrine, American foreign policy has rested on a global system of explicit or implicit commitments to use military power to guarantee the interests of the U.S. and its allies. The current administration has chosen to reduce, limit or underfund those commitments, and the results—which we may begin to see before President Obama's term ends—will be dangerous.
TAGGED: Barack Obama administration, United States, Foreign Policy