And there it is: the Biden administration agrees to put missile defense in Europe up for negotiation with Moscow.
That’s not what most will acknowledge at this point, including, of course, the Biden administration. But that’s what it is.
On Wednesday, Americans learned of communications between NATO and Russia in which Russia proposed visits to sites in Poland and Romania where the U.S. deploys our Aegis Ashore missile defense system. (Note, however, that the site in Poland has yet to become operational and has been delayed by years due to reported “contractor performance issues.” That can’t help having a curious sound to it. See p. 7(11) here.)