Derek Chollet

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One of the last things Obama wanted was to get into a shooting war with Russia over Syria.feedback
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Jun 22 2017 Syria conflict
Derek Chollet has been quoted 25 times. The one recent article where Derek Chollet has been quoted is U.S. Approves $1.4 Billion Military Sale to Saudi Arabia. Most recently, Derek Chollet was quoted as having said, “Both [the U.S. and Saudi Arabia] have an incentive to herald this as a new era in Gulf cooperation. I see this as largely continuity.”.
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Feb 17 2017

He will be trying to be reassuring, try to soften the edges of some of the president's recent comments about Europe, put into context or explain - but I have to think that it's not going to solve the problem.feedback

Feb 15 2017 - Iran

He was a very good and effective bureaucratic player. He understands the role the military plays within the broader tool set of American policy.feedback

Feb 14 2017 - NATO

I think there will be a lot of reassuring words spoken over the next week. It will leave the question: What does the president think? If anything, the sum total of all of this will just perpetuate the confusion.feedback

Feb 14 2017 - U.S. National Security Adviser

The key question is what is the connective tissue between the president and the actual policy. Every president reaches a point where they stop getting listened to. With Trump, it may happen sooner if there's a sense what he says isn't actually translated into policy.feedback

Oct 20 2016 - Iraq

When she talks about how there won't be ground troops in Iraq, she means there won't be significant numbers of American troops there at the pointy end of the spear. Of course troops serving in Iraq can be in harm's way. But the missions they're doing aren't combat operations.feedback

Oct 20 2016

The nuance matters, and it often just gets lost.feedback

Sep 30 2016 - Ukraine Crisis

In fact, if anything, what I've heard from Europeans is that the intervention in Syria last year was so shocking in its brutality that it quashed any sort of momentum there was to lift sanctions against Russia in Ukraine.feedback

Sep 30 2016 - US, Russia relations

I think this has proven to be tougher than the Russians expected.feedback

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