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David J. Kramer and John Herbst

David J. Kramer is Managing Director for Global Policy at the George W. Bush Institute and served as Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor in the George W. Bush administration.

John Herbst is the Director of the Eurasia Center at the Atlantic Council and a former Ambassador to Ukraine and Uzbekistan.

Articles by David J. Kramer and John Herbst

January 22, 2021 5:30 am

Confronting Putin Requires More Backbone, Not More Understanding

Calls for the Biden administration to appoint a special envoy imagine that Putin can be reasoned with. He can’t.
David J. Kramer and John Herbst