The View From 1776

A Containment Strategy To Deal With Russian Aggression In Ukraine

Read George Friedman’s assessment in the StratFor GeoPolitical Weekly:

From Estonia to Azerbaijan: American Strategy After Ukraine


The State Department must grapple with the harsh forces its own policies have unleashed. This suggests that the high-mindedness borne of benign assumptions now proven to be illusions must make way for realpolitik calculations.