The Russian Equivocation: Will Trump Dump Putin?

Opinion | Scott Krane
President Donald Trump speaks on the phone with Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Oval Office of the White House, January 28, 2017 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Putin will be on the ballot in 2018.

What Does The Trump Base Say?

Opinion | David Krayden
U.S. President Donald Trump arrives at Palm Beach International Airport in West Palm Beach, Florida, for the Good Friday holiday and Easter weekend, April 13, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

He came to power with a combination of isolationist, protectionist and anti-establishment Americans.

Channeling Sun Tzu: How Trump's Foreign Policy Makes Sense

Opinion | Patrick Basham

The political class is accustomed to American leaders being outmaneuvered by their foreign peers.

Marine Le Pen Blasts Trump For Abruptly Changing His Policy On NATO

World | Jonah Bennett
Marine Le Pen, French National Front (FN) political party leader and candidate for French 2017 presidential election, attends a political rally in Pageas, France April 13, 2017. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

‘Undeniably he is in contradiction with the commitments he had made’

Donald Trump Says U.S. Relations With Russia Are At 'An All Time Low'

Politics | Kaitlan Collins
Does the president believe Russia knew in advance of the Syrian chemical attack?

Donald Trump Just Expanded NATO

Politics | Kaitlan Collins
President Donald Trump looks on as he meets with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi in the Oval Office of the White House on April 3, 2017 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images)
He has previously criticized the organization

Merkel's Election Rival Has No Interest In Meeting Trump's NATO Demands

World | Jacob Bojesson
Incoming Social Democratic Party (SPD) leader and candidate in the upcoming general elections Martin Schulz after addressing an SPD party convention in Berlin, Germany, March 19, 2017. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt

‘All that was agreed was that we’d try to approach it’

US Admiral Warns Of Russia's Alarming Naval Activity In Europe

World | Jacob Bojesson
Russia's diesel-electric submarine Rostov-on-Don is escorted by a Turkish Navy Coast Guard boat as it sets sail in the Bosphorus, on its way to the Black Sea, in Istanbul, Turkey, December 13, 2015. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

‘Activity that we didn’t even see when it was the Soviet Union’

Baltic Countries Fear Russia Is Preparing Invasion

World | Jacob Bojesson
Lithuanian army soldier with the other troops from 11 NATO nations takes part in the exercise in urban warfare during Iron Sword exercise in the mock town near Pabrade, Lithuania, December 2, 2016. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins

‘A signal to NATO to improve its decision speed’

Note To NATO Members: Club Membership Has Gone Up

Opinion | David Krayden
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson take part in a meeting of NATO foreign ministers at the Alliance's headquarters in Brussels, Belgium March 31, 2017. REUTERS/Yves Herman

Preserving the peace costs money if it is not to cost lives.

Germany Doesn't Think It Owes Its Share To NATO

World | Will Racke
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson (L) shakes hands with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg during a NATO foreign ministers meeting at the Alliance's headquarters in Brussels, Belgium March 31, 2017. (PHOTO: REUTERS/Yves Herman)

Mandatory level is neither ‘reachable nor desirable’

Tillerson Gives NATO Deadbeats Two Months To Start Contributing

World | David Krayden
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson take part in a meeting of NATO foreign ministers at the Alliance's headquarters in Brussels, Belgium March 31, 2017. REUTERS/Yves Herman

‘We really feel that we’re doing our share’

Tillerson To Insist NATO Allies Pull Their Weight

World | Will Racke
A convoy of U.S. troops, a part of NATO's reinforcement of its eastern flank, who are on their way from Germany to Orzysz in northeast Poland, drive through Sulejowek towards a military base in Wesola, near Warsaw, Poland, March 28, 2017. (PHOTO: REUTERS/Kacper Pempel)
Only five NATO members currently meet their defense spending obligations

Trump Allegedly Handed Merkel A $370 Billion Bill For NATO

World | Jacob Bojesson
U.S. President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel shake hands at the conclusion of their joint news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, U.S., March 17, 2017. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

Merkel ‘ignored the provocation’

This Graph Shows How Much Germany Would Owe To NATO -- If The Nation Did

World | Jacob Bojesson
Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks as U.S. President Donald Trump looks on during their joint news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, U.S., March 17, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Trump claims Germany owes ‘vast sums of money’

Tillerson: Montenegro Joining NATO Is Good For US Interests

Politics | Will Racke
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson delivers remarks at the morning ministerial plenary for the Global Coalition working to Defeat ISIS at the State Department in Washington, U.S., March 22, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

The secretary of state thinks NATO should expand, despite Russia’s objections

Turkey Isn't Playing Nice With Its NATO Allies

World | Alex Pfeiffer
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan greets his supporters during a ceremony in Afyonkarahisar, Turkey March 15, 2017. Murat Cetinmuhurdar/Presidential Palace/Handout via REUTERS

First says the U.S. is behind ISIS and now threatens to flood Europe with migrants

Germany Wants To Change NATO's Spending Criteria

Military | Jacob Bojesson
Lithuanian troops along with the other troops from 11 NATO nations take part in the exercise in urban warfare during Iron Sword exercise in the mock town near Pabrade, Lithuania, December 2, 2016. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins

Merkel and Trump will discuss NATO

EU Opens New Military HQ Despite Fears It Undermines NATO

World | Jacob Bojesson
Belgian army Special Forces are seen during the Black Blade military exercise involving several European Union countries and organised by the European Defence Agency at Florennes airbase, Belgium November 30, 2016. REUTERS/Yves Herman

‘The danger is duplication’