Daniel DePetris

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  • Dec 9, 2021
    Supplying the Ukrainian army hasn’t stopped Putin.  
  • Oct 1, 2021
    Right now, the Biden administration's Syria policy is in a holding-pattern.
  • Jul 18, 2021
    The United States boasts a well-stocked arsenal of weapons, diplomats, and alliances. But there is nothing in the U.S. foreign policy toolbox more popular inside the corridors of...
  • May 6, 2021
    U.S. President Joe Biden’s recent joint address highlighted the administration’s early focus on domestic priorities, the most prominent being the rapid acceleration of...
  • Apr 28, 2021
    As one might expect, North Korea was a top agenda item during U.S. President Joe Biden’s recent meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga. In Suga’s own...
  • Apr 2, 2021
    According to the Ukrainian government, four of its soldiers were killed this week by fire from Russian-backed separatist units along the Donetsk front. Taken in the context of a...
  • Mar 25, 2021
    Nord Stream 2, the undersea Russian pipeline designed to transport more natural gas to Germany, is the energy project nearly everyone in Washington, D.C. loves to hate. Some...
  • Feb 9, 2021
    On January 29, the Biden administration appointed Rob Malley, a former senior Middle East policy official in the Obama administration, to serve as President Joe Biden’s special...
  • Feb 5, 2021
    National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan announced on Thursday that Washington would terminate its offensive military support to the Saudi-led coalition fighting Houthi rebels in...
  • Jan 7, 2021
    A U.S. foreign policy of realism and restraint is more popular than ever with the American public. After seeing the costly failures of interventionist foreign policy, Americans are...