Far from protecting American security, Morell has repeatedly undermined it.
Instead of expecting the United States to risk a nuclear exchange to protect Europe, the Europeans should take over that risk.
Europe is not the world, and certainly not its most dynamic part.
A French U-turn on Russia appears unlikely but some changes can be expected.
Are enough Republicans in Congress interested in constraining Trump's freedom of action on Russia, and would an outgoing Obama administration be willing to use its last "lame duck" days in office to sign such legislation?
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