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In another sense, however, Abizaid’s appointment to this post (vacant since Donald Trump became president) could mean quite a lot.
You may not have noticed. There’s no reason why you should have, fixated as we all are on the daily torrent of presidential tweets and the flood of mindless rejoinders they elicit.
It's time for a real "comprehensive strategy" in the Middle East.
By Andrew J. Bacevich, Los Angeles Times From a moral perspective, President Barack Obama’s response to the plight of Iraqi minorities targeted for extinction by vicious Islamists is justifiable and even commendable. Yet the resumption ...