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National Insecurity
National Insecurity
A European Nuclear Deterrent?

The age of Trump has some European states looking at the possibility of extending their own nuclear umbrella. Could they do it?

National Insecurity
The Navy’s Security Failures Aren’t Getting Enough Scrutiny

The Navy’s inability to secure its own assets doesn’t bode well for its ability to secure those of the American people.

National Insecurity
The NSC and Our Hobbled Strategy in Syria and Iraq

The National Security Council may be hampering our national security, suggest Pentagon insiders.

National Insecurity
The President's "Pathetically Weak" National Security Team

Former defense insiders spill their grievances about the security team’s insularity and incompetence to Politico’s Michael Hirsch.

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Asia's Game of Thrones

Time will tell if this strategy will backfire, generating more pushback from potential allies like South Korea.

Not Dead Yet

But this weekend’s protests, impressive as they were, are a long way from constituting a lasting threat to Putin’s power.

Crude Economics

OPEC and co. hardly have a choice in the matter.

Asia's Game of Thrones

China is moving closer to replacing the United States as a key Pakistani ally.

The Future

Here’s some fodder for your next dinner party.


Hint: It involves leaflets, psy-ops, and calls from Mom.

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