A Distracted U.S. Struggles To Shift Its Global Focus
May 31, 2018 | 08:00 GMT
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- The United States is restructuring its global military footprint, reallocating its resources and shifting its strategic focus to better compete against China and Russia.
- To achieve this, the United States will be compelled to prioritize its commitments in Europe and the Asia-Pacific region.
- However, enduring U.S. commitments elsewhere and emerging global flashpoints will sidetrack Washington's attention and resources.