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Preventive Self-Defense Strikes Against North Korea May Set an Uneasy Precedent
February 04, 2018
Preventive Self-Defense Strikes Against North Korea May Set an Uneasy Precedent
What would the international legal consequences of a United States attack on North Korea be?
Preventive Self-Defense Strikes Against North Korea May Set an Uneasy Precedent
Report: US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to Visit China in Spring 2018
January 16, 2018
Report: US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to Visit China in Spring 2018
U.S. Secretary of Defense will likely visit China in the first half of 2018.
Report: US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to Visit China in Spring 2018
Hawaii's Missile False Alarm Spurs Worries About US-North Korea War
January 15, 2018
Hawaii's Missile False Alarm Spurs Worries About US-North Korea War
How likely is war between North Korea and the United States?
Hawaii's Missile False Alarm Spurs Worries About US-North Korea War
US Considers Direct Military Involvement in Fight Against Islamic State-Affiliated Militants in Mindanao
August 08, 2017
US Considers Direct Military Involvement in Fight Against Islamic State-Affiliated Militants in Mindanao
U.S. drone strikes against the Islamic State in the Philippines may not be decisive in terminating the conflict.
US Considers Direct Military Involvement in Fight Against Islamic State-Affiliated Militants in Mindanao
What's the Big Deal About These US-South Korea Military Exercises?
March 23, 2017
What's the Big Deal About These US-South Korea Military Exercises?
A closer look at the costs and benefits of the annual Foal Eagle-Key Resolve exercises.
What's the Big Deal About These US-South Korea Military Exercises?
US, South Korea Kick Off Annual Foal Eagle Exercise
March 02, 2017
US, South Korea Kick Off Annual Foal Eagle Exercise
The alliance kicks off its large-scale annual drills.
US, South Korea Kick Off Annual Foal Eagle Exercise
Will There Be Accountability for the Kunduz Hospital Bombing?
October 04, 2015
Will There Be Accountability for the Kunduz Hospital Bombing?
A Médecins Sans Frontières hospital was struck by an air strike in Kunduz, Afghanistan. Will there be accountability?
Will There Be Accountability for the Kunduz Hospital Bombing?
Could China Be About to Transform Its Military?
September 29, 2015
Could China Be About to Transform Its Military?
There has been talk of radical reform of decades. Finally, it looks like it might happen.
Could China Be About to Transform Its Military?
New Equations in the Asia-Pacific as China Arrives as Military Power
September 21, 2015
New Equations in the Asia-Pacific as China Arrives as Military Power
China's expanding and modernizing military power could change everything in Asia.
New Equations in the Asia-Pacific as China Arrives as Military Power
Are U.S. Military Bases Abroad Harming the United States?
August 26, 2015
Are U.S. Military Bases Abroad Harming the United States?
A new book argues that U.S. military installations abroad are undermining America’s soft power worldwide.
Are U.S. Military Bases Abroad Harming the United States?
Abbottabad 2011: What Really Happened?
May 12, 2015
Abbottabad 2011: What Really Happened?
Is everything we know about the Osama bin Laden raid wrong?
Abbottabad 2011: What Really Happened?
Former US Commander in Afghanistan Tapped to Lead Joint Chiefs
May 05, 2015
Former US Commander in Afghanistan Tapped to Lead Joint Chiefs
President Obama plans to nominate Marine General Joseph Dunford as the next joint chief of staff of the U.S. military.
Former US Commander in Afghanistan Tapped to Lead Joint Chiefs
Assessing US Military Power
March 07, 2015
Assessing US Military Power
A new report takes a look at the U.S. military's strength across the world, including the Asia-Pacific.
Assessing US Military Power
International Perceptions of the U.S. Military, Revisited
January 07, 2015
International Perceptions of the U.S. Military, Revisited
“To see what it is in front of one’s nose needs constant struggle.”
International Perceptions of the U.S. Military, Revisited
What Do Chinese and Russians Think of the U.S. Military?
January 06, 2015
What Do Chinese and Russians Think of the U.S. Military?
A recent article touches on U.S. perceptions of its military. But how do other countries view it?
What Do Chinese and Russians Think of the U.S. Military?
Future War: Why Quantity Will Trump Quality
November 20, 2014
Future War: Why Quantity Will Trump Quality
T. X. Hammes on the future of war, and how quantity might just trump quality in a future conflict.
Future War: Why Quantity Will Trump Quality
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