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Biden's Foreign Policy Quartet Fails Due To Tunnel Vision

Biden's foreign policy quartet, focused on a singular vision of the world, is incapable of finding timely solutions to end unnecessary conflicts.

President Joe Biden, flanked by Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin (R), Secretary of State Antony Blinken (2L), and National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan (L), sits with Japan's Prime Minister Fumio Kishida (2R) and South Korea's President during a trilateral meeting on the sidelines of the NATO summit in Madrid, on June 29, 2022. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/AFP via Getty Images)

The foreign policy quartet driving America's decisions in the Russia-Ukraine war - Antony Blinken, Jake Sullivan, Lloyd Austen, and Wally Adeyemo - is running into unexpected problems in the field.

As the war enters the ninth month, it is hard to believe that it was a year ago, in November, that Blinken spearheaded America's signing of a needless security agreement with Ukraine with an entire section devoted to countering Russian aggression. At this time, not a shot had been fired.

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