Steven P. Bucci, who served America for three decades as an Army Special Forces officer and top Pentagon official, is director of the Allison Center for Foreign Policy Studies at The Heritage Foundation.

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April 9, 2018, 8:39 AM EDT
President Donald Trump continues to confound his critics.
March 10, 2017, 8:59 AM EST
No amount of hand-wringing can turn this into a heroic actioin.
August 4, 2016, 4:53 PM EDT
The Olympic Games are supposed to be a celebration of sport, international good will, and man’s ability to transcend conflict.
August 2, 2016, 9:03 AM EDT
This is a threat against our most vulnerable, the unborn.
June 15, 2016, 3:35 PM EDT
This could be disastrous for women and for the military.
June 10, 2016, 9:35 AM EDT
Concern is growing among authorities as controlling the mosquitos is essentially an impossible task.
February 8, 2016, 4:09 PM EST
After last year’s serious misadventure concerning Ebola, American’s take viruses very seriously. This year we are confronting a very different threat with the Zika Virus.
February 5, 2016, 4:14 PM EST
One of the most iconic American events of the year is about to occur – the Super Bowl. Thousands of Americans (maybe even a few Canadians who have caught the bug) will be attending the game.
November 18, 2015, 4:40 PM EST
Following the horrific attacks in Paris last week, Americans are right to have real concerns about who might be next in the terrorists’ cross hairs.
April 6, 2015, 3:55 PM EDT
For years, the great nations of Europe spent huge sums of money to build their military might. They assembled themselves into blocs, all the better to play a dangerous game of power politics. Slowly, surely, they were stumbling toward war.
January 14, 2015, 2:25 PM EST
On Monday, exactly when President Obama was giving a major cyber security speech at the Federal Trade Commission, the Twitter and YouTube accounts of the U.S. Central Command were hacked. For about an hour, they were under the control of a group calling itself the Cyber Caliphate, supporters of ISIS.
December 17, 2014, 3:30 PM EST
Communications have been received saying that if “The Interview,” a Sony comedy about two journalists assigned to assassinate Kim Jong-Un, is shown, the theaters will be used for 9/11 style attacks, and that Sony should halt their plans for a Christmas Day release.
October 7, 2014, 2:35 PM EDT
The first case of Ebola has hit the United States, resulting in concerns and questions about containing it and going forward, keeping the virus out of the country.
October 2, 2014, 10:48 AM EDT
The Center for Disease Control is the best public health organization in the globe. They will track down all who have been exposed and begin isolation and/or treatment.
September 11, 2014, 3:14 PM EDT
On Wednesday, President Obama addressed the nation concerning an uptick of action against the Islamic State, otherwise known as ISIS or ISIL. It was a short address that also was short on surprises.
August 28, 2014, 9:48 AM EDT
ISIS is not just the terror group de jour. They are a hugely successful movement with an apocalyptic, nihilistic philosophy. When they say “convert, join us, or die”, they not only mean it, but they follow through with horrific effect.