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Publications | April 9, 2024

A Baseline Assessment of the PLA Army's Border Reinforcement Operations ...

This report analyzes the People’s Liberation Army’s (PLA) border reinforcement operation throughout the Aksai Chin and adjacent areas from summer 2020 to early 2021. It is based largely on analysis of Google Earth imagery and provides a baseline for


European Security | April 4, 2024

At 75, NATO Is Still Worth the Price

Despite achieving notable successes over its seventy-five years of existence, NATO today faces a major challenge. A change in the United States’ commitment could spell the demise of the alliance.The North Atlantic Alliance should justifiably mark the

European Security | March 28, 2024

Research Handbook on NATO "Collective Defense"

Collective defense is back at center stage for NATO. This is primarily due to Russia’s 2014 invasion of Ukraine, its illegal annexation of Crimea, and the subsequent and more brutal second invasion of 2022, all of which prompted NATO to fundamentally

Implications for Modern Warfighting Concepts: What the US Army Can Learn...

These four historic vignettes provide context and lessons learned for the US Army as it returns to peer conflict. Although history does not account for the cyber and space domains, the leaders involved in the highlighted conflicts dealt with the
Nord Stream 2: Energy Security For Europe Or Prelude To Russian Aggression In The Baltic?
September 3, 2019

Russia's Attempts to Undermine Democracy in the West: Effects and Causes
August 8, 2019

International Relations Theories and Russia: Russia’s Tragic Great Power Politics
March 8, 2019

What Next for Russia’s Front-Line States?
February 22, 2019
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Maneuvering the Saudi-Iranian Rivalry in the Middle East: How the United States Can Preserve and Protect Its Long-Term Interests in the Region
November 15, 2018
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Creating Great Expectations: Strategic Communications and American Airpower
November 5, 2018
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Silent Partners: Organized Crime, Irregular Groups, and Nation-States
October 23, 2018
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Strategic Insights: Better Late Than Never
October 23, 2018
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Assessing the Collective Security Treaty Organization: Capabilities and Vulnerabilities
October 18, 2018
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Russia’s Syria Problem
October 8, 2018