Articles by Dimitri K. Simes
Beware Collusion of China, Russia
U.S. policies have created a risk of pushing two great powers together.
Leading Blindly across a Minefield
The international system is at a transformative moment. Yet President Obama has failed to set a direction for America.
Morality Play Instead of Policy
International trends have become less favorable to the United States. This national vacation from serious foreign-policy analysis in the political arena is both ill timed and dangerous.
Obama’s foreign-policy decisions—from provoking Islamabad to two-timing Beijing to alienating Moscow—lack the strategic long-term thinking the U.S. needs. Hypocrisy and incoherence rule.