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Obama will explain 'interventionist' foreign policy at West Point
Obama will explain 'interventionist' foreign policy at West Point

After months of running his foreign policy like a firefighter responding to alarms, President Obama is worried that Americans don't understand his overall approach and plans to launch a campaign to explain it over the coming months. The president will use a commencement speech Wednesday at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point to outline a second-term foreign policy that is "interventionist and internationalist, but not isolationist or unilateral," a senior advisor familiar with the plans said Saturday. "The United States is the only nation capable of galvanizing action," said the advisor, who asked for anonymity to discuss White House plans before the address....

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