5. Biden's diplomacy first approach put to the test
President Biden has rebooted America’s foreign policy apparatus, reestablished diplomatic channels and reassured allies — and adversaries — that predictability will define his approach. Now comes the hard part.
Driving the news: Biden will leave for the U.K. this week for his first in-person international summits and then a face-t0-face meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, putting years of diplomatic training to the test.