The U.S. has ‘a set of bad options’ in the Red Sea, says fmr. Pentagon official Elbridge Colby

January 12, 2024

Elbridge Colby, former Pentagon official in the Trump administration and ‘The Strategy of Denial’ author, joins ‘Squawk Box’ to discuss the U.S.-led coalition strikes against Iran-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen in response to the shipping attacks in the Red Sea, the upcoming Taiwanese presidential elections, the impact on U.S.-China relations, and more.


Elbridge Colby is co-founder and principal of The Marathon Initiative, a policy initiative focused on developing strategies to prepare the United States for an era of sustained great power competition.