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Relearning Anti-Submarine Warfare
October 30, 2014
Relearning Anti-Submarine Warfare
The U.S. Navy's post-Cold War holiday from history is drawing to a close—if it hasn’t expired already.
Relearning Anti-Submarine Warfare
Afghanistan and China Open a New Chapter
October 29, 2014
Afghanistan and China Open a New Chapter
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani is in China for his first trip abroad as president.
Afghanistan and China Open a New Chapter
Why the Iran Nuke Talks Might Fail
October 28, 2014
Why the Iran Nuke Talks Might Fail
International and domestic politics make it increasingly likely that the Iran-P5+1 negotiations will fail.
Why the Iran Nuke Talks Might Fail
America in Northeast Asia: Credibility and Deterrence
October 27, 2014
America in Northeast Asia: Credibility and Deterrence
Why the United States should close the credibility gap in a tense region.
America in Northeast Asia: Credibility and Deterrence
US General: North Korea Can Miniaturize Nuke Warheads
October 25, 2014
US General: North Korea Can Miniaturize Nuke Warheads
The top U.S. military officer in Korea says that Pyongyang can place a nuclear warhead on a ballistic missile.
US General: North Korea Can Miniaturize Nuke Warheads
Iran, Pakistan Exchange Mortar Fire
October 25, 2014
Iran, Pakistan Exchange Mortar Fire
Amid growing tensions, Pakistan and Iran exchanged mortar fire.
Iran, Pakistan Exchange Mortar Fire
China Wants More Military Co-op With Iran (Sorry, US and Pakistan)
October 24, 2014
China Wants More Military Co-op With Iran (Sorry, US and Pakistan)
Iran may have thorny relations with Pakistan and the West, but China sees a potential partner in Tehran.
China Wants More Military Co-op With Iran (Sorry, US and Pakistan)
After Deadly Clashes, Tensions Rise Between Iran and Pakistan
October 23, 2014
After Deadly Clashes, Tensions Rise Between Iran and Pakistan
Iran is convinced that Pakistan is doing nothing to stop militants from attacking its territory.
After Deadly Clashes, Tensions Rise Between Iran and Pakistan
Following the New Silk Road
October 22, 2014
Following the New Silk Road
Experts are skeptical of the future of what is essentially America’s exit strategy for Afghanistan.
Following the New Silk Road
Al-Qaeda Declares War on China, Too
October 22, 2014
Al-Qaeda Declares War on China, Too
Al-Qaeda has joined the Islamic State in calling for jihad against China for its Uyghur policies.
Al-Qaeda Declares War on China, Too
The Great Kiwi Balancing Act
October 21, 2014
The Great Kiwi Balancing Act
With a seat on the UN Security Council, New Zealand will need to find its voice on foreign policy.
The Great Kiwi Balancing Act
India Steps Up Defense Cooperation with Sri Lanka and Maldives
October 21, 2014
India Steps Up Defense Cooperation with Sri Lanka and Maldives
Also, India and China hold exercises, Pakistan-Iran tensions rise, a Korean standoff, and more. Defense links.
India Steps Up Defense Cooperation with Sri Lanka and Maldives
Iran's Top Spymaster Emerges From Shadows
October 18, 2014
Iran's Top Spymaster Emerges From Shadows
Qassem Suleimani has long been a key player in Iran's foreign policy. Now he's stepping into the limelight.
Iran's Top Spymaster Emerges From Shadows
Iran: The Ayatollah Succession Question
October 11, 2014
Iran: The Ayatollah Succession Question
The questionable health of the supreme leader has prompted debate about an eventual succession.
Iran: The Ayatollah Succession Question
From 'Looking' East to 'Acting' East: India’s Own Pivot to Asia
October 10, 2014
From 'Looking' East to 'Acting' East: India’s Own Pivot to Asia
Under Modi, India has gone from merely "looking east" to acting east, and that's good news for Indo-U.S. relations.
From 'Looking' East to 'Acting' East: India’s Own Pivot to Asia
Narendra Modi's American Exceptionalism
October 09, 2014
Narendra Modi's American Exceptionalism
Like many Americans, Modi believes in national “exceptionalism.” But for him the exceptional nation is India.
Narendra Modi's American Exceptionalism
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