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Roy and Barbara Goodman Family Professor of the Practice of Diplomacy and International Relations


As President Obama looks ahead, 2015 may be the most challenging and consequential year of his presidency on foreign policy. Here are some major global tests where he will need to marshal American diplomatic strength, leadership, and effectiveness this year.


Burns, Nicholas. "Obama’s Daunting New Year." Boston Globe, January 1, 2015.