This is not the first time a newly elected president has caused anxiety at the start of his mandate.
However much both sides want to behave like grown-ups, the arguments over withdrawal soon turn into squabbles.
The story of one spymaster reveals what happened.
Let us hope that Congress can put aside partisan discord and work together to halt any further decay of the U.S. Navy’s military strength.
If the president does not recognize his errors soon, then the nation may have to pay a price.
With ISIS out of the way, underlying tensions have come to the surface.
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