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The Long Game
The Long Game
Why Pakistan Sticks to Its Guns

Communal tensions in India suggest to the military and intelligence elites in Islamabad that the rising power of Islam will eventually lead to the undoing of India.

The Long Game
China Pivots to the Middle East

China is getting assertive in the Middle East. A consequence of U.S. withdrawal?

The Long Game
A Smoking Gun in the Kremlin?

A Russian journal claims to have in its possession a startling strategy document which suggests that the Kremlin has a well-defined strategy to dismember Ukraine. Does the West have a strategy to counter this?

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Middle East Aflame

General Mattis wants an early chance to roll back Iranian gains in the region, and despite the risks, Yemen seems like a tempting place to start.

Development in Africa

Events in Ivory Coast remind us that rising expectations produce more revolutions than poverty.

Unenforceable

Shocker! Who could have imagined?

Security of Supply

Not much, it turns out.

fighting the future

Some creative Italians have found a way to beat their country’s job-destroying Euro woes—and the powers that be have immediately organized to crush it.

the Supremes

A nuclear response would be necessary to save the Supreme Court as an institution.

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