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Europe's Paper Militaries
Europe's Paper Militaries
German Army Adds Troops for First Time Since End of Cold War

A welcome shift—but a sign of a long way to go.

Europe's Paper Militaries
NATO Spending Still Shrinking

Why let a few wars get in the way of savings?

Europe's Paper Militaries
NATO Spending to Decline in 2015 Despite Russian Threat

Even in the age of Putin, many allies still don’t take defense seriously enough. If not now, when?

Europe's Paper Militaries
Where There’s a Will, There’s a Way

Scandinavians were warriors long before they were hippies.

Europe's Paper Militaries
EU and What Army?

This isn’t going to keep Vladimir Putin up nights.

Europe's Paper Militaries
Just How Little Do Europeans Spend on Defense?

Less than the US, despite 230 million more citizens. A lot less.

Europe's Paper Militaries
German Military Lacks Enough Aircraft to Mount Ebola Rescue

German defense deficiencies glaringly exposed by recent failed mission, damning parliamentary report.

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Walter Russell Mead & Staff

And get this: it’s because the industry already got the subsidies it wanted.

Putin's Patronage

The rebound of Russia’s largest oil company appears to be a major success story, but the truth is more complicated.

TAI elsewhere

Jason Willick on the inadequacy of the donor class vision for the Republican Party.

Regulate Don't Kill

Trying to apply blue model thinking to post-blue problems is foolish.

A New Cud to Chew

Feeding cows seaweed could cut out 99 percent of their methane emissions.

Trouble in Brussels

After threatening Putin with new sanctions over Syria, European leaders discover they lack the political will to deliver.

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