Speaking at a joint press conference with British Prime Minister David Cameron at the G7 summit in Brussels on June 5, President Obama said the United States has “a deep interest in making sure that one of the closest allies that we will ever have remains strong, robust, united, and an effective partner.” (Emphasis added.)
Before there was the European Union there was the Soviet Union, located to the east of the present day EU. Now over 20 years since the “end of the Cold War” and the purported collapse of communism and the Soviet Union, the USSR of old seeks to come back in the form a “Eurasian Economic Union.”
Vice President Joe Biden, addressing the Air Force Academy’s graduating class on May 28 in Colorado Springs, said he believes that the class “has an incredible window of opportunity to lead in shaping a new world order for the 21st century."
President Obama left Tuesday on a weeklong trip to Asia to try to jumpstart a stalled multi-national trade agreement that is a critical component of the president's promise to “pivot” American economic attention toward that continent.