’s brutal and devastating invasion of Ukraine
has triggered the largest and fastest refugee movement in Europe since World War II. After only a single week, more than one million people had already fled the country.
There has been a growing tendency in recent years for think tanks and military brass to jointly pursue policy objectives, some of which are opposed by the public or the White House.
In early May, Gen. David Petraeus, head of U.S. Central Command, was awarded the American Enterprise Institute's Irving Kristol Award, which is given to individuals who have "made exceptional intellectual or practical contributions to improved government policy, social welfare, or political understanding".