US Foreign Policy Obama's Nice Guy Act Gets Him Nowhere on the World Stage

When he entered office, US President Barack Obama promised to inject US foreign policy with a new tone of respect and diplomacy. His recent trip to Asia, however, showed that it's not working. A shift to Bush-style bluntness may be coming.
Von Gabor Steingart
US President Barack Obama is back in the US after an Asian trip that produced few results.

US President Barack Obama is back in the US after an Asian trip that produced few results.

Foto: Cliff Owen/ AP
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan
Mehr lesen über