Sign in with Twitter

Username:

Harvard Kennedy School Professor, former American Diplomat and loyal member Red Sox Nation

2,501 Following   53,425 Followers   15,049 Tweets

Joined Twitter 11/25/12


In any other decade in American history, this kind of behavior by an American President would have been considered… https://t.co/MvEeUz5c8y @nbc should have asked the Democratic candidates about this extraordinary refugee crisis last night instead of tryi… https://t.co/ohsNnwK7KPDoes anyone else have the feeling that this debate, however entertaining, did not tell us much about how any of the… https://t.co/UCf2gVnzLb
Retweeted by Nicholas Burns
2/21
2020
Intelligence officials warned lawmakers that Russia was interfering in the 2020 campaign to try to get Trump re-ele… https://t.co/3zLvE9g32f
Retweeted by Nicholas Burns @Elbarbie @jimbrunsden Yes to Sifnos! https://t.co/OgsyQ8kXOq
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsJust remembering how Bush 43 in his final weeks in office pardoned a developer convicted of mail fraud. When it cam… https://t.co/ZMXVjpFLGh
Retweeted by Nicholas Burns"I think it was ill-advised for Sec #Pompeo to strike a pose that everything’s fine. The West isn’t buying it. The… https://t.co/ZNNJ9K7vcX
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsIs the West winning? @RNicholasBurns comments on @SecPompeo's remarks at the Munich Security Conference. https://t.co/tvBq56HMHU
Retweeted by Nicholas Burns#ICYMI #MunichSecurityConference 2020 Townhall on the Future of #Diplomacy; read highlight here:… https://t.co/XvKHrIlCUq
Retweeted by Nicholas Burns
2/20
2020
.@RNicholasBurns on the challenge the U.S. faces with China: "Americans should be careful not to overemphasize… https://t.co/isD20Af52Y
Retweeted by Nicholas Burns.@RNicholasBurns called this a "very difficult moment for the United States," asking even if the U.S. and the… https://t.co/W5KkD8YofL
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsStill can't get over how a party that once claimed to be for law and order now rallies around a president who calls… https://t.co/I30q7TIqOW
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsThanks to Russia’s bombing campaign 800,000 Syrians have been forced to flee in last 3 months. “There’s almost a si… https://t.co/x5gLT16XG6
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsI proudly voted for @JoeBiden today at Cardenas Market in the heart of #District1. Joe has what it takes to restore… https://t.co/EEGdzvieGa
Retweeted by Nicholas Burns
2/19
2020
Facts matter. https://t.co/dtWJ7AdPXS"Never before in history has a rising power ascended so far, so fast, on so many different dimensions,"… https://t.co/3PSQtJPCwn
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsNorbert Roettgen is running to succeed Angela Merkel! I'm excited: @n_roettgen is, by some distance, the most sens… https://t.co/WMU0URMjiC
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsThis was a weakness of President Macron’s presentation in Munich. He is looking for “trust” with Moscow. But Mosc… https://t.co/XAjdUtpSYv#Germany is an ally of the U.S. Not an adversary. https://t.co/Hgbe5Bm7pSDelighted Norbert Röttgen joins race for CDU Chairman and Chancellor of Germany. He is an outstanding policy-maker… https://t.co/2F036prUSc
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsThings Obama did and Trump didn’t: - won over 50 percent of vote (twice) - rescue economy - initiate longest stretc… https://t.co/TpIou8p4c9
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsHow an Americanophile Lost His Faith in the U.S. Read this piece by my friend ⁦@mfullilove⁩. We Americans need to… https://t.co/Lcx6XEZYI2Merciless, cruel, cynical Russian and Syrian government bombing in Idlib Province have turned 800,000 Syrians into… https://t.co/mZt101JiKw
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsAgree Europe cannot be strong without #NATO. And #NATO can’t be fully effective without stronger German and allied… https://t.co/AeZdOzf8PaMerciless, cruel, cynical Russian and Syrian government bombing in Idlib Province have turned 800,000 Syrians into… https://t.co/mZt101JiKw
2/18
2020
I agree w/ @RNicholasBurns & you. #warcrimes perpetrated by #Russia matter - if we don't speak loud & clear about v… https://t.co/64Cvscd9sp
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsTonight, we welcome our members to discuss the #MSC2020 results and the #foreignpolicy challenges in 2020 we can de… https://t.co/qr3367jTYU
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsRight now at @dgapev: full house for public discussion on lessons from #MSC2020 + foreign policy outlook on this ye… https://t.co/qHuuY7ziVX
Retweeted by Nicholas Burns @Kennedy_School @RNicholasBurns @MunSecConf @RugeBoris @D_Schwarzer @MaBialecki @Harvard @Int_Politik @GermanyDiplohttps://t.co/XdZ1gC6S5p
Retweeted by Nicholas Burns"The men who create power make an indispensable contribution to the nation's greatness, but the men who question po… https://t.co/UmZ4d1A2Fi
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsWe’ve begun our Harvard @Kennedy_School strategy group with the German Council on Foreign Relations. Our aim is to… https://t.co/brVc4Zgxw2ICYMI: Special EU Confidential podcast from the Munich Security Conference, featuring interviews with… https://t.co/gtjqpoBUEm
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsI agree with the Trump Administration and Speaker Pelosi that Europe should not permit Huawei into its 5G networks.… https://t.co/zdrtOpotxM
2/17
2020
Here you go! Iconic, moving, scene. My father as Victor Laszlo.. CASABLANCA - Best Picture, Warner Bros; Best Direc… https://t.co/fPuHaMQdgo
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsNewtown Parkland Las Vegas Enough is enough. We have to take on the @NRA and end our gun violence epidemic. https://t.co/2f9h6AMSeZ
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsIt was a great pleasure. Thank you for the inspiring exchange about the future of diplomacy, @RNicholasBurns 👍🏼 https://t.co/SmveYwimYW
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsProud to stand alongside Ambs. Yovanovitch, Taylor, @JohnEdHerbst, @mcfaul, @RNicholasBurns, @mikercarpenter, and m… https://t.co/VOZd1YP8y7
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsTown hall on Future of Diplomacy moderated by @Cluverc -Concept of 3D-Diplomacy (from One2One -Many2One & Many2Many… https://t.co/3Ryv6yXnU1
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsA second concluding thought from @MunSecConf: Secretary Mark Esper and Speaker Nancy Pelosi were right to warn Eur… https://t.co/5wEkTr1MpbA strong plea for #democracy and the #RuleOfLaw by Slovakia's President @ZuzanaCaputova at #MSC2020. https://t.co/8DisyNnI8U
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsConcluding thought from @MunSecConf: There is another America beyond Trump. The America, that believes in #NATO,… https://t.co/lY0HPEDIC8Europe must be a more powerful factor in global politics....hopefully alongside a renewed and more transatlanticist… https://t.co/JuEcWkOhQi @RNicholasBurns @SinaZerbo And we are glad to have you at #MSC2020, @RNicholasBurns!
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsProud to have supported bringing Lithuania into #NATO in 2004. We are better and stronger with you in the Allianc… https://t.co/U6PTFaZQ8DThank you @SinaZerbo for all you are doing for nuclear stability. Good to be with you at @MunSecConf https://t.co/yZ9zIdO87bAgree with @RNicholasBurns . Putin also needs to be helld accountable for the 13000 + killed so far in the only on… https://t.co/PM2riJPw5R
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsThere is much to admire in President Macron’s creativity and ambition for Europe. But in advocating closer ties wi… https://t.co/foKRVPuxUDWhat a thrill to participate on a ⁦@MunSecConf⁩ panel with Philip Lamm. As a lifelong fan of Bayern Munchen and a… https://t.co/hPD79vBMh4Early morning start @MunSecConf with the Townhall on the Future of Diplomacy. How is diplomacy changing and what ar… https://t.co/N4wHmkuv5P
Retweeted by Nicholas Burns
2/16
2020
Another way to describe this would be to say that @JoeBiden continues to lead in SC by a larger margin than Pete wo… https://t.co/4j2gKVyXpI
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsWhen Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov speaks at #MSC2020 today, the moderator should ask him about Russia’s bombing… https://t.co/19keUToBYuMeetings with Russian leaders make sense. Sanctions relief for Moscow makes no sense. Moscow has done nothing to earn that. #MSC2020#Russia, Syria and Iran are engaged in barbaric barrel bombing of the civilian population of Idlib Province. The r… https://t.co/UaGRw1769RChina is not the only issue between Europe and the U.S. but it is the most important. #MSC2020 https://t.co/QwQQciVbgu“The West is weakening.” Président Macron begins #MSC2020"It is essential that we, as an international community, wake up to the challenges presented by #China's manipulati… https://t.co/48XqThFQFN
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsEsper is right about Huawei and 5G. Speaker Pelosi made identical points here. There is significant bipartisan ag… https://t.co/0E4QS8D3v7Secretary Mark Esper is making an effective case for why China’s actions, including on 5G, are a problem not just f… https://t.co/kb5KHaC3nmSecretary Pompeo is right to support a strengthening of #NATO. But nothing in his speech about our vital partners… https://t.co/ghJbQ2WWgwThe U.S. has a problem on its Article 5 commitments to #NATO. President Trump has never made the unequivocal pledg… https://t.co/yVr2AwAb27#MSC2020 https://t.co/PnllfDYggY#MSC2020 https://t.co/Ml14IyzRu8#NATO allies have now increased defense spending in real terms for five consecutive years. This trend began after… https://t.co/eUUf59ucx6Europeans and Americans need to lift up the West—#NATO and the EU—and heal transatlantic relations. We at Harvard… https://t.co/paYb8UwvtX
2/15
2020
.@rnicholasburns said the battle in #Syria's #Idlib province is a "replay of what happened in Aleppo." "I'm afraid… https://t.co/OXUcxLq0B6
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsWhen your former professor ⁦@RNicholasBurns⁩ at the ⁦@Kennedy_School⁩ and your current boss ⁦@D_Schwarzer⁩ ⁦@dgapev… https://t.co/YnLvTBDysA
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsThis response has been signed by multiple former officials, including @IanBrzezinski, @RNicholasBurns,… https://t.co/JrVnTnRPIH
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsProud to sign this statement in support of #Ukraine with so many former USG colleagues. Full sanctions must be kep… https://t.co/TyT9GCB8XP"#Brexit’s most troubling impact will be felt by the people of the UK. While PM #BorisJohnson can take credit for e… https://t.co/8pd5RkhRJH
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsWe are happy to announce the launch of a new strategy group "Reviving the Transatlantic Relationship: A New Strateg… https://t.co/UtL3O0M7Qo
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsThe Russian and Iranian representatives at the Munich Security Conference should be asked about their brutal strate… https://t.co/4JTWJ6TWAG
2/14
2020
.@RNicholasBurns called this a "very difficult moment for the United States," asking even if the U.S. and the… https://t.co/2SbIBRPtES
Retweeted by Nicholas Burns#MSC2020 | WPL, @McKinsey & the @AspenStrategy, organise the luncheon discussion: “Technology: The New Strategic Ar… https://t.co/B2YRkOTiV3
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsGeorge H.W.Bush was Kohl’s most consistent foreign supporter on unification. https://t.co/xBmquTRTE2Happy 86th to a national treasure, Bill Russell, the most documented winner in American sports history. From ‘55 to… https://t.co/lwwIg9Lu0c
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsGreece is back. 🇺🇸 🇬🇷 https://t.co/kQyP1eGcyG
Retweeted by Nicholas Burns
2/13
2020
Ambassador Yovanovitch deserves the Trainor Award for her commitment to diplomacy and to the U.S. https://t.co/6oFiUwmqph"I hope the President would do what's best for the country which is to do this responsibly and not for political re… https://t.co/sNrmoxoife
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsI do not expect that our military leadership will succumb to President Trump’s wish and punish Lt. Colonel Vindman.… https://t.co/9W20rJYxfvOnly two numbers matter tonight: 99.9 and 99.8. That’s the percentage of African American and Latino voters, respe… https://t.co/jAds8B2aLa
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsThe Munich Security Conference is, by far, the most important global conference on foreign and defense policy.… https://t.co/FByY66Pju4Is the National Security Adviser saying that the policy of the U.S. is still to tell Ukraine to investigate the Bid… https://t.co/DHRER8jz4d
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsUS military will not take disciplinary action against an officer for appearing before Congress and telling the trut… https://t.co/Noerhnwsag
Retweeted by Nicholas Burns99.9% of African American Democratic primary voters have not yet voted. 99.8% of Latino Democratic primary voters h… https://t.co/C9GifOVeDO
Retweeted by Nicholas Burns @ForeignAffairs For the full story of how America's alliances went from strategic triumph to geopolitical peril and… https://t.co/9pSj6PzXgI
Retweeted by Nicholas Burns
2/12
2020
Nelson Mandela was released from prison thirty years ago today after nearly 27 years of captivity. We haven’t had… https://t.co/S1zfCyjcETAll bets are off. This clears the way for @BlueJays to win the AL east... https://t.co/JJ9A7kUDm5
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsToday’s the day, New Hampshire! Confirm your polling location at https://t.co/M2XhjJUMST and make sure to get out a… https://t.co/Opnc2ftqXZ
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsReality check #1: The US, under both Democratic and Republican presidents, has been a strong supporter of the Europ… https://t.co/HxZTeDEXPG
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsWait till next year! https://t.co/KmhxAkhMlgA major mistake by @RedSox to trade the great Mookie Betts. The worst decision since we sold Babe Ruth to the Evil… https://t.co/hiw3IhakocIt’s not every day that I find myself in agreement with Russian leaders, but today I argue that the U.S. should acc… https://t.co/zTlmrvaQNF
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsEvery American President before Trump saw the European Union as a partner and friend of the U.S. And by the way, i… https://t.co/n4gd0GQNVKFew outside Europe have thought more about the China challenge to the EU than @torrey_taussig and @Julie_C_Smith.… https://t.co/JHk7aMG2CICongratulations, Stan! https://t.co/fBLrkQxVrF
2/11
2020
"Depending on how long this crisis lasts, and the severity of the crisis, it could be a major loss of power and inf… https://t.co/ySMKSBuxlH
Retweeted by Nicholas Burns @RNicholasBurns Korea continues to expand its soft power 💪 https://t.co/fWpA1D50bU
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsRead this on 1917 by ⁦@Tmgneff⁩ The Main Theme of ‘1917’? The Innocence That War Destroys https://t.co/AcQhazz43U
Retweeted by Nicholas BurnsI've lost a lot in my life, but I'll be damned if I'm going to stand by and lose my country too. We have to beat Donald Trump.
Retweeted by Nicholas Burns
2/10
2020
Empathy has to return to the Oval Office. https://t.co/QVGAxTsnFs
Retweeted by Nicholas Burns
2/9
2020

0