Last week, President Obama gave a speech to refocus his administration’s foreign policy.
President Obama says that “America must always lead on the world stage. If we don’t, no one else will. BUTT But U.S. military action cannot be the only – or even primary – component of our leadership in every instance. Just because we have the best hammer does not mean that every problem is a nail.”
Obama will meet with president elect of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko to assert US commitment to Ukraine and Obama administration officials have hinted at a possible announcement of more US troops being moved to Poland in reaction to continues violence and instability in Ukraine.
G7 leaders will discuss energy policy, including ways to decrease Russian control over the regions energy supply. CCTV’s Jim Spellman reports.