- Ukraine is a good case study in the ineffectiveness of sanctions.
The best way to think about the role of sanctions in American foreign policy is to regard it as an addiction.
- Nicolai N. Petro
- The National Interest
Think about it.
The inability to change the behavior of even the most rinky-dink nations must be enormously frustrating to those at the helm of the world’s lone superpower.
Sanctions fit the bill perfectly.
First, because they can be sold as an…