Foreign Policy | There’s no simple checklist for navigating foreign policy
by Joel Belz
Posted 4/25/19, 03:27 pm
Pity poor Michael Pompeo, our secretary of state. And while you’re at it, pity his boss, President Trump.
I don’t mean that altogether facetiously. With all the other issues the administration has to worry about, consider what it must be like to have to develop a coherent foreign policy in today’s fractured world.
For starters, tell me which is the tougher challenge: North Korea or Iran? Where do you apply the pressure points in such a confusing and inscrutable lineup?