David J. Kramer, a contributing editor of American Purpose, is managing director for global policy at the George W. Bush Institute. Previously he was director of European & Eurasian Studies at Florida International University’s Steven J. Green School of International & Public Affairs. He served as Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights & Labor in the George W. Bush Administration.
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Ukrainian victory is in America's national interest. Calls for negotiations now are damaging and counterproductive.
Expect more human rights abuse if Russia takes fuller control of Ukraine.
President Biden seems stuck on a recurrent illusion in new American administrations: that Vladimir Putin might change his behavior.
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