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Defence
November 15, 2016

The surprising similarities of Trump and Obama on foreign policy

by
Henry Jackson Society
and
Alan Mendoza

Originally posted by the Christian Science Monitor:

Barack Obama undertakes his last overseas trip as president this week with an adjusted mission in the wake of Donald Trump’s victory: to reassure allies and partners about continuing support for them and America’s unwavering global leadership.

“The most meaningful message Europe can send Trump is a simple one: a guarantee to increase defense spending to the 2 percent level required by NATO,” said Alan Mendoza, executive director of The Henry Jackson Society, a British think tank promoting a robust US foreign policy based on strength and Western principles, in a statement.

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Alan Mendoza

About Alan Mendoza

Alan Mendoza is a Founder and Executive Director of the Henry Jackson Society.

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