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Nikki Haley’s Views on Russia Differ Sharply from Trump’s

Donald Lambro,  As President-elect Donald Trump prepares to take office, yet another nominee to his forthcoming Cabinet is staking out sharp differences with his views on foreign policy. Trump, who has negotiated numerous business deals with Russia, has never uttered a discouraging word about the former Communist KGB agent who runs the country with a

When Do Values Trump Democracy?

Ben Shapiro, Last Friday, a splinter of the powerful Turkish military attempted a coup against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, an Islamist with a taste for the authoritarian. Erdogan has spent the past decade purging the military of secularists and integrating his own brand of radical Islam into government; in the process, he’s also accrued a

œFeckless foreign policy makes U.S. look inept

Donald Lambro WASHINGTON — How Barack Obama deals with Russia’s invasion of Ukraine will likely define his presidency in the history books. But after five years of coddling Moscow and its brutal authoritarian regime, there’s little confidence left in his leadership. The immediate reaction among Washington’s top political and media power centers to President Vladimir