The new French president sets a red line and criticizes Barack Obama for not enforcing his.
Nobody wants another world war and world wars don’t happen by accident.
Both sides have been two-faced about their intentions in the conflict. This could not go on forever.
The more the group is cornered in Iraq, the more of its sympathizers commit terrorist attacks in the West.
With Western-backed forces closing in on Mosul and Raqqa, Syria’s dictator can take advantage of the Islamic State’s weakness.
European military integration would augment NATO and signal European, in the absence of American, resolve.
Turkey hoped Donald Trump would be less supportive of the Kurds than Barack Obama. It doesn’t look like it.
Commentators don’t oppose the missile strikes per se but worry the American acted for the wrong reasons.
Analysis and commentary about Donald Trump’s first direct military action against Bashar al-Assad.
The Syrian dictator is not going to help defeat the self-declared caliphate. He helped create it.
The new president seems ignorant of the past and mistakes NATO’s 2-percent spending goal for loyalty.
Donald Trump’s plan to “bomb the hell” out of the Islamic State has been wisely toned down by his generals.