Is Trump’s new security chief still the thinking man’s general?
On foreign policy, Donald Trump will either win big or destroy decades of American doctrine
Britain, France and America are in a protracted fight against Islamic radicalism. Pity our leaders have no idea how to win it
Isis have it. Who else?
Whatever happened to Barack Obama?
In the case of America, the answer is now practically everything – except perhaps winning wars
Hawks are mistaking military action for strategy
America has let Egypt’s old military oligarchs take hold again. Must it carry on paying for them, too?
He wasn’t the first president to promise to bend the arc of history. And he won’t be the last to fail
Obama’s new foreign policy team must beware of generals bearing predictions