What Russia is up to in Syria

May 4, 2020 Lamont Colucci The Hill

Although the world has ground to a near-standstill as a result of COVID-19, America’s foreign policy problems have not disappeared...Russia’s recent machinations in Syria are a case in point.

New Security Strategy Could Signal The Beginning Of A ‘Trump’ Doctrine

December 23, 2017 Lamont Colucci The Hill

This week, President Trump formally unveiled his National Security Strategy. Much has been made of the Trump administration's ability to introduce this document (something required by Congress since the 1986 Goldwater-Nichols Act) in the first year of its first term, and for good reason. Trump's predecessors often struggled to articulate a coherent path forward on national security, and none have done so so quickly.