Ben Carson
Republican

Ben Carson's policies onForeign Policy

General
1 Reform the national security establishment, streamline agencies, and reform vast government bureaucracies 0
2 Reinvigorate America’s global alliances and build new partnerships with any country willing to cooperate in pursuit of peace, stability and freedom 0
3 Only place America’s armed forces in harm’s way when necessary to protect America and her allies 0
4 America must resume its role as global leader, deterring and defeating aggression where necessary 0
5 Seek to destroy the Islamic State 0
6 Withdraw from the Iran nuclear agreement 0
7 Punish Russia for its naked land grabs 0
8 Seek opportunities for cooperation with China while holding Beijing accountable for any violations of international norms 0
9 Fight terror aggressively, no matter how politically incorrect or difficult it may be 0
10 Congress should immediately issue a formal declaration of war on the Islamic State 0
11 Lead the immediate formation of – and provide substantial advisory, financial and military support to – a military coalition in the Middle East 0
12 Urge allies and partners in the Middle East to engage in massive recruitment and training 0
13 Deploy military resources and work with moderate Arab nations 0
14 Establish a war-time emergency visa and immigration policy 0
15 Designate the Muslim Brotherhood and other organizations that propagate or support Islamic terrorism as terrorist organizations 0
Military
16 Ensure that our military is equipped and authorized to defeat global terrorism 0
Veterans
17 Direct a transformation for the care of veterans 0