“China and the United States are on the long road to strategic competition, saddling up to China will not make Russia a great player on the world stage; it will make Russia just another tributary state in the growing Neo-Chinese Empire. Instead, Russia should seek to embrace the West, in order to better defend against their restless Chinese neighbors.”
Here is my recent American Greatness article that was featured in Real Clear Politics on August 19, 2017. It’s time for a negotiated settlement, a major drawdown of U.S. forces, a regional diplomatic approach to South Asia, and the abandonment of nation-building and a focus on counterterrorism in Afghanistan.
Geopolitical expert, Brandon J. Weichert, was featured on the Seth & Chris Show to discuss geopolitics in the age of Trump (as well as domestic politics). These are the portions of the interview pertainining to foreign policy.
“Make no mistake: India and America are shaping up to build the next great geopolitical alliance.”
National security expert, Brandon J. Weichert, discusses U.S. foreign policy in the Mideast.
Here is my next article at American Greatness. In a follow-up piece to my article on America’s need to exit Afghanistan by using India, I address how Russia’s increased presence in Afghanistan could complicate that strategy and how to make Russia work with the Trump Administration in its goal of winning the War in Afghanistan and bringing the troops home.
In my most recent piece over at American Greatness, I argue that the U.S. must use India as a pressure point to compel Pakistan to begin actually helping America defeat the Taliban, the Haqqani Network, and other Jihadist networks that the Pakistanis have been secretly aiding for decades.
Following the Islamic State’s savage Dhaka Cafe Attack this last week, I provide a detailed background of Bangladesh, its history, its cultural inclinations, its politics, and where I think the country is headed. Needless to say, like so much of the Muslim world, demographics are working against the pro-Western, secular government.