February 5, 2021
If you follow international news, you know that Great Britain has been planning to leave the European Union since 2016. Brexit, as it came to be called, finally took place on Dec. 31 last year. Great Britain feels that its exit will “reassert its sovereignty and renew its role as a global force.”
It will never regain the empire of 100 years ago but its ties to the United States grow stronger in the face of threats from China, Iran, North Korea and rogue states throughout the world. Britain’s forces are integrated with our own and it is a capable partner, one of eight official nations...