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President Joe Biden with French President Emmanuel Macron and other European leaders at the G-7 summit President Joe Biden, French President Emmanuel Macron, center, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, right, and Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi, left, at the G-7 summit, Carbis Bay, England, June 11, 2021 (AP photo by Patrick Semansky).

‘America Is Back’ Gets a European Road Test

Friday, June 11, 2021

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Last week, I wrote about the current debate in U.S. foreign policymaking circles over restraint and America’s global role. That debate can seem abstract, but U.S. President Joe Biden’s trip this week to Europe is a concrete example of what managing America’s global presence, and particularly its network of alliances, looks like in practice. ...

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