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The "breadth" of this very shallow coalition isn't very meaningful.
It is fitting that the defense of such a bankrupt policy should be so weak.
Most Americans aren't wrong in believing that most problems overseas are not our government's responsibility.
The rebels' position is entirely understandable, but it is also another argument for bringing the intervention to an end.
The military intervention in Iraq and Syria is illegal under U.S. law.
In most cases it is impossible for "inaction" to be costlier than "action" overseas.
The Iraqi army that never was. Kelley Vlahos details how the U.S.-trained …
Major parties can dismiss a significant part of the electorate for only so long before it comes back to haunt them.
Fighting wars with insufficient means is a tacit admission that almost no one genuinely believes that these wars are necessary for U.S. security.
Turkey is trying to use the war against ISIS to keep pursuing the misguided goal of regime change in Syria.
In an open nomination contest for the party that has been out of power for eight years, a prolonged nomination battle can be energizing and valuable.
"Credibility" is a useless concept when it comes to debating and making foreign policy decisions.
Bestowing the "revolution" label is how Western observers express their approval, no matter how inaccurate or counterproductive such labeling may be.
The war against ISIS is failing to achieve its aims, but those aims are far too ambitious for the means that most Americans are willing to use.
The U.S. doesn't need to be fighting this war.
John McCain and Lindsey Graham want the U.S. to fight against both …
There was a time not that long ago when Biden was boasting of the role that the Turks, Saudis, and others played in supporting anti-Assad forces.
The latest attempts to demonstrate Germany's willingness to be more activist remind everyone that there is no backing for that policy at home.
We already know that our government has neither the wit nor the ability to establish a stable, functioning government in this part of the world.
Rubio is being built up as the Great Hawkish Hope.