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'Shock and Awe' the Islamic State
October 11, 2014
'Shock and Awe' the Islamic State
The air campaign against the Islamic State needs to concentrate firepower in time.
'Shock and Awe' the Islamic State
What Air Power Can and Cannot Accomplish
October 07, 2014
What Air Power Can and Cannot Accomplish
The war against ISIS can't be won from the air, but air forces can keep IS from winning.
What Air Power Can and Cannot Accomplish
ASEAN Finds Its Voice on Islamic State
October 02, 2014
ASEAN Finds Its Voice on Islamic State
The bloc has finally broken its silence. Can it now contribute to the fight against the terrorist outfit?
ASEAN Finds Its Voice on Islamic State
China and the ISIS Threat
September 26, 2014
China and the ISIS Threat
Already grappling with a home-grown terrorism problem, should Beijing fear the Islamic State?
China and the ISIS Threat
Japan’s Road Warrior Diplomacy
September 25, 2014
Japan’s Road Warrior Diplomacy
Abe’s unrelenting schedule belies a group of allies eager for Japanese participation.
Japan’s Road Warrior Diplomacy
China Created ISIS, Too
September 15, 2014
China Created ISIS, Too
Don’t just blame the U.S. China helped support the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham’s rise as well.
China Created ISIS, Too
China, Japan, South Korea Hold Rare Trilateral Meeting
September 12, 2014
China, Japan, South Korea Hold Rare Trilateral Meeting
Plus, China's plan for a space station, the "war on pollution," media blackmail, and China & IS. Friday China links.
China, Japan, South Korea Hold Rare Trilateral Meeting
How the US Made ISIS a Threat
September 06, 2014
How the US Made ISIS a Threat
The U.S. not only helped create ISIS, but also turned it into a threat to the United States.
How the US Made ISIS a Threat
Iran Didn’t Create ISIS; We Did
August 31, 2014
Iran Didn’t Create ISIS; We Did
Instead of shifting blame for ISIS's rise, the West and its allies should look in the mirror.
Iran Didn’t Create ISIS; We Did
Australia May Help US Bomb Syria
August 27, 2014
Australia May Help US Bomb Syria
U.S. officials believe that Australia and Great Britain will participate in airstrikes against ISIS in Syria.
Australia May Help US Bomb Syria
Iran, the Islamic State, and the Rise of Islamic Extremism
August 26, 2014
Iran, the Islamic State, and the Rise of Islamic Extremism
Iranian influence in Iraq is creating the conditions for ISIS to thrive.
Iran, the Islamic State, and the Rise of Islamic Extremism
China May Regret ‘Free Riding’ in Iraq
August 26, 2014
China May Regret ‘Free Riding’ in Iraq
"Unless China invests in counter-terrorism operations internationally, it will face the consequences domestically."
China May Regret ‘Free Riding’ in Iraq
ISIS: A Threat Well Beyond the Middle East
July 07, 2014
ISIS: A Threat Well Beyond the Middle East
The success of militants in Iraq may be inspiring radicals in Southeast Asia.
ISIS: A Threat Well Beyond the Middle East
Chinese Involvement in Global Jihad
June 25, 2014
Chinese Involvement in Global Jihad
Interactions between Uyghur militant groups and other terrorist networks pose a growing concern for China.
Chinese Involvement in Global Jihad
In Iraq, ISIS Channels Mao
June 24, 2014
In Iraq, ISIS Channels Mao
Unlike al-Qaeda, ISIS seems to understand Mao Zedong's classic Phase III battlefield struggle.
In Iraq, ISIS Channels Mao
China Plans Limited Evacuations From Iraq as Security Deteriorates
June 19, 2014
China Plans Limited Evacuations From Iraq as Security Deteriorates
China says most of its citizens in Iraq remain safe, but a mass evacuation remains on the table should violence worsen.
China Plans Limited Evacuations From Iraq as Security Deteriorates
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