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July 16, 2024

A Trump-Vance ticket will bring forth an ‘America-first’ foreign policy, says Elbridge Colby

CNBC | "Elbridge Colby, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense in the Trump administration, joins ‘Squawk Box’ to discuss what a Trump-Vance ticket would look like from a geopolitical standpoint, what an America-first foreign policy would entail under a second Trump administration, future of U.S.-China relations, and more."........
July 8, 2024

FP Events: NATO in a New Era

Foreign Policy | As nations gather in Washington, D.C. for the NATO Summit, officials on both sides of the Atlantic are coming together to chart the course for future European security.............
July 7, 2024

SpectatorTV: Why America must pivot from Ukraine to Taiwan – former Trump adviser Elbridge Colby

The Spectator | "On this episode of Americano, Colby tells host Freddy Gray why the US should – and likely will – reduce its support to Ukraine and Europe, to focus on the increasing threat China poses over Taiwan. Europe, he says, can pick up the slack on its own continent.......
July 2, 2024

Elbridge Colby: “I am signalling to China that my policy is status quo”

The New Statesman | "Stripped to its core, Colby’s logic comes down to this: 'Asia’s more important than Europe, China is more formidable than Russia, and the other European states are much stronger relative to Russia than the Asian ones are relative to China..........
June 26, 2024

CFR Panel—Debating the United States’ China Strategy

Council on Foreign Relations | As part of the Council on Foreign Relations new China Strategy Initiative, a panel discussion featuring Elbridge Colby, Bonny Lin, Matt Pottinger, and Stephen Wertheim debates the fundamental questions behind U.S. China strategy..........
June 17, 2024

Policy Exchange UK Event: New Republican visions for American foreign and national security policy

Policy Exchange UK | Republican Visions for American Foreign and National Security Policy with Elbridge Colby Co-founder and principal of The Marathon Initiative, Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Strategy and Force Development in conversation with Rt Hon Sir Michael Fallon KCB Former Secretary of State for Defence........
June 8, 2024

Former Trump Defense Official Puts Taiwan Above Ukraine; Elbridge Colby Says Chinese Attack Could Come With Little Warning

The Japan News - Yomiuri Shimbun | “Asia is now the primary theater; it’s no longer Europe.” He also said, “Europe is much more capable of handling Russia … on its own. I’m not saying we abandon Europe, but [it can be] much more on its own than Asia is.”.......
June 7, 2024

„Was zählt, ist kalter, harter Stahl“ // “What Counts is Cold, Hard Steel”

Handelsblatt | Republican strategist Elbridge Colby could shape US foreign policy in Donald Trump's re-election. In the interview, he makes clear demands on Europe - especially Germany.........
June 6, 2024

„Die USA können es sich nicht leisten, weiter führend die Ukraine zu versorgen“ // “The USA cannot afford to continue to supply Ukraine as a leader”

Welt | US security expert Colby was a Trump adviser and could take on a high position in a new presidency. He accuses Joe Biden of giving Europeans a false sense of security. The USA would have to focus on another region - and Germany would have to take the lead.y....
June 2, 2024

[ENG] South Korea’s Nuclear Armament? A Conversation with Elbridge Colby.

김지윤의 지식 // Jiyoon Kim's Knowledge | 한국의 핵무장? 화제 주인공 엘브리지 콜비를 직접 만났습니다 | 엘브리지 콜비, 한미동맹, 외교안보 즐거움과 유익함이 가득가득, 김지윤의 지식 // South Korea’s nuclear armament? Meet the man who is at the center of attention: Elbridge Colby in person | Elbridge Colby, ROK-US alliance, foreign affairs and security....