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US Admiral: China Counter-Space Threat Is 'Real'
March 26, 2015
US Admiral: China Counter-Space Threat Is 'Real'
The head of U.S. Strategic Command pointed to China's counter-space capabilities as an area of concern.
US Admiral: China Counter-Space Threat Is 'Real'
China and Non-Proliferation: Progress at Last?
March 25, 2015
China and Non-Proliferation: Progress at Last?
China is often criticized for its record on nuclear non-proliferation. The reality is more nuanced.
China and Non-Proliferation: Progress at Last?
Obama, Grand Strategy and Reinhold Niebuhr
March 24, 2015
Obama, Grand Strategy and Reinhold Niebuhr
The thinking of the American intellectual makes clear the virtues of the not-so-grand strategy.
Obama, Grand Strategy and Reinhold Niebuhr
Mitt Romney Is Wrong on Iran
March 24, 2015
Mitt Romney Is Wrong on Iran
A recent op-ed by the former presidential candidate on the Iran negotiations is discouraging.
Mitt Romney Is Wrong on Iran
North Korea’s March to Nuclear Relevance
March 23, 2015
North Korea’s March to Nuclear Relevance
With North Korea’s growing nuclear threat, the tired policy of “strategic patience” needs to be put to bed.
North Korea’s March to Nuclear Relevance
Spring: The Season of Festivals in South Asia
March 21, 2015
Spring: The Season of Festivals in South Asia
South and Central Asia have a rich tradition of springtime celebrations.
Spring: The Season of Festivals in South Asia
US Officials Believe North Korea Has SLBMs, Miniaturized Nuclear Devices
March 21, 2015
US Officials Believe North Korea Has SLBMs, Miniaturized Nuclear Devices
Plus, Japan and Australia plan to buy Ospreys, China picks a new diplomat for Pyongyang, and more. Security links.
US Officials Believe North Korea Has SLBMs, Miniaturized Nuclear Devices
Mongolia’s Dubious Merchant Navy
March 20, 2015
Mongolia’s Dubious Merchant Navy
The country risks serious damage to its reputation with its questionable maritime activities.
Mongolia’s Dubious Merchant Navy
Iran Draft Deal: As Good as It Gets?
March 20, 2015
Iran Draft Deal: As Good as It Gets?
Iran's negotiations with the P5+1 may be at a point where both sides have conceded all they can realistically give.
Iran Draft Deal: As Good as It Gets?
New Zealander Jailed in Myanmar for Disrespecting Buddha
March 19, 2015
New Zealander Jailed in Myanmar for Disrespecting Buddha
A bar manager and two colleagues face two years in prison for a photoshopped image.
New Zealander Jailed in Myanmar for Disrespecting Buddha
Iran's Fancy New Long-Range Missile Can Strike Israel
March 18, 2015
Iran's Fancy New Long-Range Missile Can Strike Israel
However, there is still considerable debate over the true capabilities of Tehran's new weapon.
Iran's Fancy New Long-Range Missile Can Strike Israel
Who Is the US Republican Party's Leading Iran Skeptic?
March 17, 2015
Who Is the US Republican Party's Leading Iran Skeptic?
The youngest member of the Senate has become the Republican’s bulwark on Iran. Why him?
Who Is the US Republican Party's Leading Iran Skeptic?
The Trouble With Sanctions
March 15, 2015
The Trouble With Sanctions
Sanctions may well be the least worst option in dealing with hostile regimes. But they can have unintended consequences.
The Trouble With Sanctions
What Hawks Have to Say About the US Navy’s New Maritime Strategy
March 13, 2015
What Hawks Have to Say About the US Navy’s New Maritime Strategy
Two U.S. defense policy hawks provide mundane advice, but also offer some very useful suggestions.
What Hawks Have to Say About the US Navy’s New Maritime Strategy
How Netanyahu Saved the Iran Nuclear Talks
March 13, 2015
How Netanyahu Saved the Iran Nuclear Talks
Far from being a spoiler, Netanyahu inadvertently facilitated negotiations between the U.S. and Iranian governments.
How Netanyahu Saved the Iran Nuclear Talks
Pakistan and China May Finally Have a JF-17 Buyer
March 12, 2015
Pakistan and China May Finally Have a JF-17 Buyer
The Bulgarian Air Force may purchase 16 JF-17s from Pakistan.
Pakistan and China May Finally Have a JF-17 Buyer
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