Viewing enemy regimes as they are, not as we wish they were

Viewing enemy regimes as they are, not as we wish they were

By Peter Huessy / Gatestone Institute During his first press conference after taking office in January 1981, US President Ronald Reagan called détente a “one-way street that the Soviet Union has used to pursue its own aims.” Echoing this remark while addressing reporters later the same day, Secretary of State Alexander Haig said that the Soviets were the source of much support […]