Europe – It may be time to step up –especially it the United States does not. Either way you’ll need to demonstrate global leadership. Be prepared, as other countries will come to you looking for guidance. What is the appropriate response to:
1) Iran’s capability
2) The ABM system in N. Korea
3) Hezbollah aggression
4) Possible China + Russia Cooperation in the pacific.
5) China’s expansion in the South China Sea
6) North Korea
7) Arms Smuggling
8) Terrorist attacks
—Diplomacy backed by deterrence?
–Bi-lateral vs. multilateral negotiations?
–Lead from behind?
–Some combination of any of these OR
–The application of these different strategies to the different crises the world now faces?