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    Germany Warns of the Danger of War
    Oct25

    Germany Warns of the Danger of War

    German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Oct. 8 that the situation between the U.S. and Russia today is more dangerous than it was during the Cold War. As he put it, “It’s a fallacy to think that this is like the Cold War. The current times are different and more dangerous.” Since most of us think of the Cold War...

    Russia Preparing For War? Moscow Conducts Emergency Nuclear Drills
    Oct25

    Russia Preparing For War? Moscow Conducts Emergency Nuclear Drills

    The Kremlin has dusted off Soviet-era civil-defense plans and upgraded bomb shelters in major cities as anti-American rhetoric dominates the airwaves in the wake of a mistaken U.S.-led coalition bombing of Syrian troops last month. The United States and Russia ostensibly have been cooperating in Syria on routing the Islamic State group but still...

    Russia Says Proposal For Armed OSCE Ukraine Mission Still Vague
    Oct24

    Russia Says Proposal For Armed OSCE Ukraine Mission Still Vague

    Moscow supports the idea of creating an armed Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) police mission in eastern Ukraine but cast doubt that such a force could be formed soon. Russi …read more Source: Big News...

    UPDATE – Egypt’s local news digest Oct. 24: Egypt seeks new markets, boosts security as tourism drops
    Oct24

    UPDATE – Egypt’s local news digest Oct. 24: Egypt seeks new markets, boosts security as tourism drops

    CAIRO: No more browsing from site to site, view the top local news stories on Oct.24 here: Egypt seeks new markets, boosts security as tourism drops (RUTERS): Egypt hopes to encourage tourists from new markets like China, Japan and Ukraine, a year after Russia and Britain suspended flights to the land of the Pyramids, the country’s tourism...

    Where Clinton and Trump stand on 37 issues
    Oct24

    Where Clinton and Trump stand on 37 issues

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A look at where Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stand on three dozen issues: ABORTION Persistent Republican-led efforts to restrict access to abortion and to curb government funding for Planned Parenthood have been hotly debated in Washington and in states. The issue will be shaped in some way by the next president and could be...

    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...