Marvin Kalb

Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting / Brookings Institution

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Senior advisor at the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting and nonresident senior fellow with the Foreign Policy Program at the Brookings Institution; author of Imperial Gamble: Putin, Ukraine and the New Cold War

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President Obama's final State of the Union address tomorrow night is expected to be heavy on foreign affairs.

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President Obama's final State of the Union address tomorrow night is expected to be heavy on foreign affairs.

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