A declassified report from the Office of the Director of National Intelligence said the Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, personally ordered the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in 2018. But, to the dismay of journalists and human rights advocates, the U.S. won’t sanction the prince.
After four years of being “hollowed out,” the U.S. Foreign Service looks ahead to rebuilding and tackling new foreign policy problems. Ambassadors Eric Rubin and Marc Grossman discuss the future of America’s diplomatic force on episode 13 of LTNS.
The media has been overly optimistic that the incoming Biden administration will offer a complete reprieve from the Trump era, exalting the president-elect at a time when maintaining a critical view of our leaders is crucial.