All the President's Blunders

President Obama’s foreign policy failures—Iran, Syria, Russia—aren’t accidents. They’re rooted in flawed theories and misguided judgments.

December 23, 2015 | Michael Doran
About the author: 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.
This is a response to Our Man in Moscow, originally published in Mosaic in December 2015

President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry at the UN General Assembly in New York on September 28, 2015. Russian Presidential Press and Information Office/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images.
Many thanks to Dennis Ross and Leon Aron for their comments on “Our Man in Moscow.” They’re greatly appreciated.

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