March 20, 2020Election 2020
Each Friday, I look at what the presidential challengers are saying about foreign policy. This week: Democratic visions for a new direction in foreign policy, calls for a relaxation of U.S. sanctions…
March 20, 2020South Korea
Military considerations, not political aspirations, should guide the transfer.
March 18, 2020Nigeria
On February 19, 2020, Senator Ibrahim Gaidam, the former governor of Yobe State, introduced legislation to create the National Agency for Deradicalization, Rehabilitation, and Reintegration of Repentant Insurgents. Gaidam represents Yobe state, which borders Borno and has been affected by the insurgency. The bill’s purpose is to rehabilitate Boko Haram defectors and prevent violent extremism in Nigeria.
March 17, 2020South Korea
Strengthening South Korea’s alliance with the United States begins with a return to strong shared values and principles based on the common systems of liberal democracy and market economy.
March 12, 2020South Korea
OPCON transition is a new beginning for combined defense.
March 10, 2020South Korea
2020 may prove to be a critical year for the U.S.-South Korea alliance.
March 4, 2020South Korea
South Korea can use indigenous capabilities to meet many of its goals, but will also need to procure some systems necessary for its self-defense into the future.
February 27, 2020South Korea
The purpose, intent, and rationale of OPCON transition must be properly explained to the South Korean and American publics.