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America's Deterrence Problem
February 15, 2013
America's Deterrence Problem
“If Tehran doubts either American capability or American fortitude, Washington will be unable to forestall a nuclear breakout.”
America's Deterrence Problem
Russia's Syrian Naval Base
August 21, 2012
Russia's Syrian Naval Base
Russia’s naval base at Tartus provides multiple benefits Moscow may not so easily give up.
Russia's Syrian Naval Base
Lightly Arming Syrian Opposition is U.S.’ Best Option
August 03, 2012
Lightly Arming Syrian Opposition is U.S.’ Best Option
Providing light anti-tank weaponry and non-lethal support for the opposition could help end the violence in Syria.
Lightly Arming Syrian Opposition is U.S.’ Best Option
Managing the Endgame in Syria
July 29, 2012
Managing the Endgame in Syria
Despite Russian and Chinese diplomatic maneuvers and a lack of Western intervention, the likely collapse of the Assad regime may be a regional game changer.
Managing the Endgame in Syria
Fear of Iran and Syrian Bloodletting
July 09, 2012
Fear of Iran and Syrian Bloodletting
Meir Javedanfar looks at how Western sanctions on Iran are enabling violence in Syria to continue.
Fear of Iran and Syrian Bloodletting
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