Russia’s war against Ukraine is just America’s first challenge

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Amb. James Gilmore Commentaries Russia’s war against Ukraine is just America’s first challenge This war of aggression by Russia against Ukraine changes everything On the sidewalk in Kyiv, in front of a key government office is a bronze statue of St. George spearing the dragon. The statue reflects the conviction of every Ukrainian I met.…

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Statement on NATO Intelligence Official & Sensitive Military Assessments in the Russian Invasion of Ukraine:

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Amb. James Gilmore Commentaries Statement on NATO Intelligence Official & Sensitive Military Assessments in the Russian Invasion of Ukraine: “On Monday, March 22, NBC News (It figures) published a very unhelpful interview by an unnamed NATO intelligence official. The interview was on a condition of anonymity to discuss sensitive military assessments. Thus, the NATO official…

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Statement on President Zelensky’s Address to the U.S. Congress

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Amb. James Gilmore Commentaries Statement on President Zelensky’s Address to the U.S. Congress President Volodymyr Zelensky today addressed the U.S. Congress and addressed the Canadian Parliament yesterday. His appearance demonstrates resoluteness to stand for the sovereignty of Ukraine and the freedom of its people. The key to this conflict is that Ukraine remains free, sovereign,…

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A “New Cold War” to Decide the Future of Europe—and the World

Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures during a meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron (not pictured) at the G-20 Leaders’ Summit in Buenos Aires on Nov. 30, 2018. LUDOVIC MARIN/AFP VIA GETTY IMAGES

Amb. James Gilmore Commentaries A “New Cold War” to Decide the Future of Europe—and the World Trump’s ambassador to the OSCE says a Russian invasion of Ukraine is an attack on “all of America’s allies.” In his press conference on Jan. 19, U.S. President Joe Biden ran up the white flag on an impending Russian…

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A “New Cold War” to Decide the Future of Europe—and the World

A “New Cold War” to Decide the Future of Europe—and the World

Amb. James Gilmore Commentaries A “New Cold War” to Decide the Future of Europe—and the World In his press conference on Jan. 19, U.S. President Joe Biden ran up the white flag on an impending Russian invasion of Ukraine. Up to this point, U.S. policy had been to deter that invasion and stand by an…

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A NATO SURRENDER OVER UKRAINE? NEVER!

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Amb. James Gilmore Commentaries A NATO SURRENDER OVER UKRAINE? NEVER! It’s time for President Biden to be strong and play all his cards on the table. In 2014 Russia invaded Crimea, a sovereign Ukrainian territory, and purported to annex that territory. Numerous sanctions have not deterred Russia from its aggression in Ukraine. Americans must understand…

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Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving from the Montgomery County Republican Club

Happy Thanksgiving As we gather together with friends and family today our world is facing great challenges.  We must remember the sacrifices of our servicemen and women who preserve the freedoms we all enjoy.  Our nation is eternally thankful for its ongoing sacrifice.  Let us pause and give thanks for their service and for living in…

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Gen. Mark Milley must go: He acts more like a politician than general

Gen. Mark Milley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, listens during a House Armed Services Committee hearing on the conclusion of military operations in Afghanistan, Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2021, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Olivier Douliery/Pool via AP) more >

Amb. James Gilmore Commentaries Gen. Mark Milley must go: He acts more like a politician than general The recent investigations and hearings surrounding the activities of Gen. Mark Milley, including his testimony before the Senate and House Armed Service Committees, make it clear that Gen. Milley must resign or be removed from his office as…

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Biden’s Afghanistan Debacle Increases Risk of ‘Hot War’ with Russia, China

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Amb. James Gilmore Commentaries Biden’s Afghanistan debacle increases risk of ‘hot war’ with Russia, China The goal is to prevent war by making the choice for war too costly for our adversaries President Joe Biden has tried to put the American involvement in Afghanistan behind us. He is determined to withdraw us from “endless wars.” But…

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The Meaning of 9/11

Remembering the 20 Years of 9 11, Patriot day. We will always rememeber the terrorist attacks on september 11, 2001.

Amb. James Gilmore Commentaries The Meaning of 9/11 In the life of the United States, there are dates marking events that change the course and direction of our country. One thinks of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence, the firing on Fort Sumter, the surrender at Appomattox, and the surprise attack on Pearl Harbor.…

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