Post Tagged with: "European missile defense"

May 27, 2011 04:02

The Obama Doctrine: Undermine allies, embolden enemies, diminish our country

Those nine words define the Obama Doctrine with respect to American security policy. All three elements were much in evidence in the President’s benighted decision last week to cancel the “Third Site” for intercontinental-range missile defenses in Eastern Europe. They will be on display as well during this week’s several conclaves with foreign leaders.

December 30, 2010 06:28

Obama Dims the Light on Missile Defense

… the language of the treaty — combined with Obama’s softness on the Russians, the Russians’ toughness toward Obama, Obama’s previous pro-Russia moves at the expense of Poles and Czechs, and Obama’s traditionally tepid support of missile defense — is not reassuring.

December 21, 2010 05:13

Why Obama Surrendered the Missile Shield

Eager to appease Russia, the Obama Administration naïvely surrendered missile defense plans on September 17, 2009.