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    Grand Strategy: What is America’s Most Pressing Foreign Policy Issue?
    Oct24

    Grand Strategy: What is America’s Most Pressing Foreign Policy Issue?

    Ted Ellis Security, ISIS? China? Russia? The South China Sea. There are a variety of potential threats around the world today: tensions in the South China Seas, a nuclear North Korea, conflict between Russia and Ukraine, and civil wars in the Middle East are just a few. In order to better think about these challenges and how they relate to U.S....

    Clinton Adviser Lamented‘Naive’ Putin Comments
    Oct24

    Clinton Adviser Lamented‘Naive’ Putin Comments

    A high-level adviser to Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign lamented the former secretary of state’s “naïve sounding” comments about Russian President Vladimir Putin made during a speech before Goldman Sachs executives three years ago, leaked emails show. Mandy Grunwald, Clinton’s senior communications adviser, warned other...

    The U.S. Navy in an Irregular Baltic Conflict: Seapower’s Role in Countering Russian Hybrid Warfare
    Oct24

    The U.S. Navy in an Irregular Baltic Conflict: Seapower’s Role in Countering Russian Hybrid Warfare

    Joshua Tallis Security, Russia Sea power is difficult, though not impossible, to bring to bear in an unconventional Baltic contingency. Editor’s Note: The article below is derived from a forthcoming CNA report. The paper, tentatively titled Baltic Contingencies and the Role of Sea Power, is the first in a series set to explore the role of...

    Ukraine Claims Rebels Boast More Artillery and Tanks Than Germany
    Oct24

    Ukraine Claims Rebels Boast More Artillery and Tanks Than Germany

    Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko has warned that Russian-backed rebels in his country’s east boast more artillery, tanks and armored vehicles than Germany’s armed forces, Ukrainian state news agency Ukrinform reported Sunday. Although there are no official figures for the arsenal held by militants in east Ukraine, Poroshenko cited...

    Emiratis to get visa on arrival in Ukraine
    Oct24

    Emiratis to get visa on arrival in Ukraine

    Entry visas can be obtained at three main airports …read more Source: Gulf...

    Petro Poroshenko Told Vladimir Putin to Halt Fire At Ukraine
    Oct24

    Petro Poroshenko Told Vladimir Putin to Halt Fire At Ukraine

    Ukraine’s president Petro Poroshenko told his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin “you should just stop shooting” in a heated exchange last week, it has emerged. The two met in Berlin, where they were joined by French president Francois Hollande and German chancellor Angela Merkel, in the so-called Normandy format—the name given to the...

    Time to declare: Ukrainian anti-corruption reform faces threats
    Oct24

    Time to declare: Ukrainian anti-corruption reform faces threats

    KIEV (Reuters) – The prime minister urged his cabinet colleagues to be brave enough to do it, saying it was like shutting one’s eyes before parachuting out of a plane. The post Time to declare: Ukrainian anti-corruption reform faces threats appeared first on LIBYA TODAY. …read more Source: Libya...

    Time to declare: Ukrainian anti-corruption reform faces threats
    Oct24

    Time to declare: Ukrainian anti-corruption reform faces threats

    KIEV (Reuters) – The prime minister urged his cabinet colleagues to be brave enough to do it, saying it was like shutting one’s eyes before parachuting out of a plane. …read more Source:...

    Russians Test Bomb Shelters, Gas Masks Amid Rising Tensions With West
    Oct24

    Russians Test Bomb Shelters, Gas Masks Amid Rising Tensions With West

    Russian officials have upgraded bomb shelters in large cities in the country and tested gas masks, as tensions between Moscow and Western powers including the United States have continued to escalate. Recent civil defense drills incorporated measures to protect against nuclear and chemical threats, evidence of preparation for the survival of...

    McMullin’s Dreadfully Conventional Hawkishness
    Oct24

    McMullin’s Dreadfully Conventional Hawkishness

    I haven’t taken Evan McMullin’s independent bid for president seriously because it began so late in the year with a complete unknown for a candidate, and I still don’t think it will amount to much. However, because there is a nontrivial chance that he could win some electoral votes by carrying Utah, and because some readers have...