August 12, 2014

Pivoting Away from Asia

Gary Schmitt, Los Angeles Times

The Associated Press

What do President Obama's decision to authorize airstrikes against the Sunni militants of the Islamic State and his previous commitment to send American military advisors and trainers back into Iraq have to do with his "pivot" to Asia? Everything and nothing.

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TAGGED: Asia Pivot, Barack Obama, U.S. Foreign Policy

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