Lincoln P. Bloomfield, Jr.


The author is chairman of the non-partisan Stimson Center. He held policy positions in the U.S. State Department, the U.S. Department of Defense, and the White House under five Republican administrations.
Articles by Lincoln P. Bloomfield, Jr.
Demonstrators burn a photo of U.S. President Donald Trump in Tehran on December 11, 2017. (Atta Kenare/AFP/Getty Images)
Demonstrators burn a photo of U.S. President Donald Trump in Tehran on December 11, 2017. (Atta Kenare/AFP/Getty Images)
US President Barack Obama meets with President-elect Donald Trump to update him on transition planning in the Oval Office at the White House on November 10, 2016 in Washington,DC.  / AFP / JIM WATSON        (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)
US President Barack Obama meets with President-elect Donald Trump to update him on transition planning in the Oval Office at the White House on November 10, 2016 in Washington,DC. / AFP / JIM WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)
GERMANY - APRIL 03: Shelves with folders. (Photo by Ulrich Baumgarten via Getty Images)
GERMANY - APRIL 03: Shelves with folders. (Photo by Ulrich Baumgarten via Getty Images)