A troop surge in Afghanistan is no substitute for good governance and a commitment to peacemaking.
The Trump administration must be careful to avoid playing into the hands of Islamic State and other violent extremists.
The election of Donald J. Trump can be traced in part to blowback from the USA invasion of Iraq in 2003.
Whether he knows it or not, President Trump is exposing the many hypocrisies underlying American foreign policy.
Lack of media scrutiny of western coalition activities against ISIL will increase the democratic deficit in the age of Trump.
We must embrace a UN-centred sustainable peace and common security framework to guide our foreign and defence policy.