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22 November 2017
American Leadership in the Asia-Pacific
American Leadership in the Asia-Pacific - Maj Gen P K Mallick,VSM (Retd) Those who are China watchers would be familiar with the n...
ISIS PLOTTING ATTACKS FROM AFGHANISTAN
By: Jennifer Cafarella and Caitlin Forrest with Charles Aubin Source Link Key Takeaway: Afghanistan remains a safe haven for terror...
Infographic Of The Day: 35 Chinese Cities With Economies As Big As Countries
Source Link Of course, cities like Shanghai, Beijing, and Hong Kong are the metro economic powerhouses that most people are familiar w...
The Rise Of A Not-So-New World Order
by Sarang Shidore Source Link For decades the United States has sat atop a unipolar world, unrivaled in its influence over the rest ...
Ian Bremmer Argues That We Are At The End Of The Global Free Market — As The Rise Of China Dominates Recent Asean Summit
Source Link Ian Bremmer, the President and Founder of the EURASIA Group, a leading global political risk research and consulting firm,...
The Real Winner in America's Russia Crisis Is China
Leon Hadar Source Lunk When thinking about male-pattern baldness, what comes immediately to mind? Genetics? Thanks for this, grand...
THE LEAP INTO QUANTUM TECHNOLOGY: A PRIMER FOR NATIONAL SECURITY PROFESSIONALS
Source Link MICHAEL J. BIERCUK AND RICHARD FONTAINE China recently announced the launch of its Jinan Project , a quantum information...
Nuclear War: Could China's Mach 10 Hypersonic Weapons Unleash the Unthinkable?
Source Link Dave Majumdar The People’s Republic of China is continuing its quest to develop a new class of hypersonic weapons that...
ISIS, Radicalization and Humiliation
Nir Eisikovits Source Link The Islamic State is in retreat and has been for a while. It has lost most of its holdings in Iraq and ...
By AZMAT KHAN and ANAND GOPAL Source Link LATE on the evening of Sept. 20, 2015, Basim Razzo sat in the study of his home on the eas...
Dealing with the Russian Bear: Improving NATO’s Response to Moscow’s Military Exercise Zapad 2017
Source Link By Guillaume Lasconjarias and Lukáš Dyčka Major military exercises are never a simple routine but carry important polit...
Roger Pielke Jr. describes the decay of climate science
Larry Kummer Source Link Welcome to issue #7 of my occasional newsletter on climate and energy issues. As a reminder, my day-to-day ...
Russia's T-72 Tank: Over 40 Years Old and Still the Backbone of the Russian Army
Michael Peck Source Link While Russia has 3,500 T-80s, that tank seems to be a dead end. While the T-14 Armata is an intriguing an...
Working Group on Climate, Nuclear, and Security Affairs: Report One
Source Link A First-of-its Kind Framework for Managing the Intersection of Climate Change and Nuclear Security In its initial repo...
How technology has taken the Cold War online
By Con Coughlin Source Link Fifty years ago, when the Cold War was in full swing, the easiest way for Moscow to sow the seeds of disc...
Pandora’s Box of the Digital Age
CARL BILDT Source Link a series of hacks and ransomware attacks by hostile governments and other malign actors have raised alarms ab...
Dunford: U.S. Military Advantage Over Russia, China Eroding
By Jim Garamone Source Link Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, speaks with a student after a mode...
An Expert on Warfare Examines Centuries of Evolving Mayhem
By Gary J. Bass Source Link When it mattered most, the next war was too awful to imagine. In 1933, the year Adolf Hitler took power ...
NSA: Cyber Attacks Are Becoming More Sophisticated, Aggressive, and Disruptive
Source Link BY: Bill Gertz Cyber attacks by foreign nations and criminals against both government and private sector networks are in...
The future of cyberwar: Weaponised ransomware, IoT attacks and a new arms race
Source Link By Steve Ranger After at least a dozen years in the shadows, cyberwarfare is gradually emerging into daylight. While c...
The Pentagon is set to make a big push toward open source software next year
Source Link by Kelsey Atherton Nestled hundreds of pages into the proposed bill to fund the Department of Defense sits a small, una...
21 November 2017
ADVANCEMENT OF TECHNOLOGY AND CHANGES IN CHARACTER OF WAR
ADVANCEMENT OF TECHNOLOGY AND CHANGES IN CHARACTER OF WAR ...
A Vision for India’s Future
By Jacob Shapiro Source Link According to a Pew survey released this week, 88 percent of Indians hold a favorable view of Indian Pri...
The Real Source of China's Soft Power
By Thomas Barker Source Link I can imagine that American studio executives and foreign policy wonks breathed a sigh of relief when t...
Afghanistan’s Stabilization Can Ensure Maritime Security
M. Ashraf Haidari Source Link I recently participated in an international maritime conference—SAGAR Discourse dialogue organized by th...
Is America Prepared to Battle China in an Asymmetric War?
Larry M. Wortzel Source Link For China, asymmetric warfare represents a tactic with ancient roots that has been successfully appl...
Controversial Railway Project Consolidates China’s Foothold in Central Asia
By: Farkhad Sharip Source Link On November 5, a cargo train from Kokshetau, North Kazakhstan, carrying 30 containers of wheat, arriv...
How to Avoid an ISIS 2.0 in Iraq
Michael O'HanlonSara Allawi Source Link With Mosul and other key cities now liberated from the horrible scourge of ISIS, Iraq ...
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