Podcast: Michael Doran on America's Strategic Realignment in the Middle East

The analyst joins us to talk about his essay explaining why President Biden seeks to downgrade allies and elevate adversaries in the Middle East.

U.S. President Joe Biden and Secretary of State Antony Blinken participate in a virtual meeting with foreign leaders on March 12, 2021 at the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, DC. Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images via Getty Images.

U.S. President Joe Biden and Secretary of State Antony Blinken participate in a virtual meeting with foreign leaders on March 12, 2021 at the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, DC. Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images via Getty Images.

Observation
May 21 2021
About the authors

Michael Doran, a senior fellow¬†at the Hudson Institute and the author of Ike’s Gamble: America’s Rise to Dominance in the Middle East (2016), is a former deputy assistant secretary of defense and a former senior director of the National Security Council. He tweets @doranimated.

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