The Strategy of Retrenchment and Its Consequences

On the Foreign Policy Research Institute website, AHS speaker Colin Dueck assesses President Obama's strategic retrenchment:

"Altogether, and in spite of rhetorical assertions to the contrary, the reality of American strategic retrenchment under President Obama - together with his persistent search for diplomatic accommodation with Iran, China, and Russia - have disconcerted numerous US allies in East Asia, the Middle East, and Central-Eastern Europe."