Why America should Continue to Lead NATO

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This policy brief elaborates on the circumstances of the United States’ dwindling leadership role within the multilateral alliance. The ramifications of this leadership decline is evident in the lack of coordination regarding policy in Syria and Iran and in the doubts cast by the U.S.’ role as the guarantor of last resort for the European continent.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationMaastricht
PublisherMaastricht Working on Europe
Publication statusPublished - 16 Apr 2021


  • NATO
  • US Foreign Policy
  • Transatlantic Relations
  • European foreign policy

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