Rome is reacting to a rising problem, but to EU elites such ideas remain unthinkable... Continue Reading
Two recent books offer a helpful guide to Southeast Asia’s most complex maritime dispute... Continue Reading
The regime’s actions over decades show that conquering South Korea has been its No. 1 goal. Let’s hope that has changed... Continue Reading
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The U.S. is getting its way through coercive sanctions. It would be helpful to show the allies some respect... Continue Reading
The time has come to proactively further cooperation between India, Japan, the US and Australia to ensure prosperity and stability in the region... Continue Reading
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Depuis l’élection de 2016, la politique étrangère de Donald Trump confond diplomates et commentateurs, à Washington comme dans les capitales étrangère... Continue Reading
Welcome to world of TCPA, where after 27 years of attempting to write lawful rules, the FCC has yet to succeed... Continue Reading
It is difficult to imagine anyone seriously saying the prices the president was willing to pay were too high... Continue Reading
Demand for financial engineers rises and falls with asset inflation... Continue Reading
Anonymous ownership of shell companies underpins many of the most serious threats to U.S. National Security... Continue Reading
On June 10th, Michael Pillsbury and Rebeccah Heinrichs appeared on Fox and Friends to discuss the impending U.S.-North Korean summit in Singapore...
On June 10th, Rebeccah Heinrichs appeared on Fox News to discuss the upcoming North Korea summit in Singapore...
On June 10th, Michael Pregent appeared on Fox News to discuss the Trump-Kim summit...
Despite its aggressive rhetoric, the administration is not intent on toppling the Islamic Republic... Continue Reading
As we steamed through the disputed Spratly Islands, a voice demanded we radio our intentions... Continue Reading
The collective sense in Washington is that Western idealism has become unmanageable... Continue Reading
testimony before the U.S. House of Representatives Oversight Committee's Subcommittee on National Security... View PDF
Professional study of Middle East history now belongs to incompetents and political agitators... Continue Reading
On June 5th, Rebeccah Heinrichs appeared on Fox Business to discuss the recent shakeup in the North Korean military ...
On June 5, Brendan Brown appeared on Bloomberg TV to discuss Italy's new government and the future of the country's economy...
SINGAPORE — On Friday, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivered the dinner address at the Shangri-La Dialogue, an annual meeting of defense min... Continue Reading
Things are breaking his way. But if China is a tiger, Russia is a pussycat on stilts... Continue Reading
The alliance has made strides toward its 2016 Cyber Defense Pledge. But more must be done, and urgently... Continue Reading
As Chinese construction and militarization proceed apace, the United States and its allies are ramping up their activity in the South China Sea... Continue Reading
On June 2, Michael Pillsbury appeared on Fox News to discuss the North Korea summit, slated to take place as originally planned on June 12...
The U.S. will slap a tariff of 25 per cent on $US65 billion of Chinese imports... Continue Reading
The U.S. does not have nearly enough liquefaction capacity to make a dent in the growing demand... Continue Reading
On May 30, Michael Pillsbury appeared on Fox Business to discuss trade negotiations with China...
As the opening of the American embassy in Jerusalem plainly shows, the U.S. is going to be more closely linked to Israel including especially its secu... Continue Reading
Recent terrorist attacks in Indonesia continue to stir debate over the growing encroachment of Islamist fanaticism... Continue Reading
‘The Art of the Deal’ proves he’s far from erratic. Still, he could turn down the heat... Continue Reading
The administration has approached the North Korea problem basically the right way... Continue Reading
What a boisterous week it has been in our relationship with China... Continue Reading
On May 25, Nina Shea appeared on the Tucker Carlson show on Fox News to discuss the crisis of Christians in the Middle East...
As global conflicts intensify, the president is asking EU nations to contribute more for their own defense... Continue Reading
On May 24, Rebeccah Heinrichs appeared on Fox Business to discuss President Trump's cancellation of the summit with North Korea...
On May 23, Michael Pillsbury appeared on Fox Business to discuss North Korea's threat to withdraw from the upcoming denuclearization ...
Otherwise North Korea could have demanded the same lenient terms, and negotiations would fail... Continue Reading
Imagine a computer solving the mathematical problems that today’s fastest supercomputers can’t begin to unlock... Continue Reading
The fate of a 15-year-old Nigerian girl could decide whether sectarian war breaks out in Nigeria, authorities warn... Continue Reading
No U.S. president has been as loathed. But the Continent knows it still needs America... Continue Reading
Why is there an element of doubt still about Mario Draghi’s success as an Italian nationalist? ... Continue Reading
Orchestrated noise at home about ‘treason’ over every fact-based statement relating to Pakistan’s Jihadis won’t change the world’s views on Pakistan... Continue Reading
What today’s navalists can learn from the Allied success at sea in WWII... Continue Reading
It is difficult to fault a civilian Pakistani PM as they are by definition an endangered species... Continue Reading
With every passing day, explosive events in the Middle East threaten the peaceful lives of Israelis... Continue Reading
On May 14, Michael Pregent appeared on the Wall Street Journal Opinion: Foreign Edition podcast to discuss the recent Iraqi elections and the risk of ...
On May 15, Walter Russell Mead testified before the British Parliament's Foreign Affairs Committee on the strength of the U.S. relationship with the U...
The president sees Tehran’s overreach as an opportunity to arrest U.S. decline... Continue Reading
Does the U.S. want to continue as a great power? China’s navy is set to surpass our fleet by 2030... Continue Reading
Through its incrementalist strategy, Beijing seeks to erode the sovereignty of the island nation and isolate it from the international community... Continue Reading
Last weekend’s seven bombings in Surabaya reveal a marked escalation of ISIS capabilities in Indonesia and also show changes in tactics... Continue Reading
The election victory of the Mahathir Mohamad-led Pakatan Harapan coalition — translated as Alliance of Hope — is compelling evidence of the politi... Continue Reading
This week the Wilson Center hosted an event entitled “Chinese Influence Operations in the U.S: Shedding Some Light on All the Heat” ... Continue Reading
The 1950s weren’t an age of conservative bourgeois culture. They were the destructor of that culture... Continue Reading
After Haspel’s confirmation hearing performance, that’s the question every senator considering opposing her nomination needs to answer... Continue Reading
President Trump signaled what hopefully will become a vigorous return to space exploration by the United States... Continue Reading
While not a done deal, the concept of a Space Force is gaining support on both ends of Pennsylvania Avenue... Continue Reading
On May 9th, Nina Shea appeared on EWTN to discuss the release of three American detainees from North Korea...
On May 9th, Michael Pillsbury appeared on the Tucker Carlson show on Fox News to discuss the rising military and economic threats from China...
On May 9th, Michael Pillsbury appeared on Fox Business to discuss China's economic rise...
Japan is now on its way to leaving the 2 per cent inflation standard, having been the last to join (in 2013)... Continue Reading
A Turkish court ruled on Monday that imprisoned American pastor Andrew Brunson will remain in jail at least until his new trial date in July ... Continue Reading
Let’s not roll out the red carpet as Saudi Arabia enters the movie business ... Continue Reading
The U.S. is sending all kinds of signals it supports Ukraine against Russia, but the regime’s corruption is almost as big a threat at Putin’s proxies... Continue Reading
The war in Vietnam was not lost in the field, nor was it lost on the front pages of the New York Times, or on the college campuses... Continue Reading
Trump’s concern with China dates back to a book he published in 2000... Continue Reading
The new global cultural center isn’t Los Angeles or London — it’s everywhere... Continue Reading
Angela Merkel may have ceded her crown to France’s president. But neither can supplant Donald Trump... Continue Reading
On May 3rd, Michael Pillsbury appeared on the Tucker Carlson show on Fox News to discuss potential economic threats posed by china...
On May 3, Michael Pillsbury appeared on Fox Business to discuss recent statements by a former Pentagon official regarding China's status as a global s...
On May 2, Rebeccah Heinrichs appeared on Fox Business to discuss trade tensions with China...
Refusing to let the past die is the goal of Armenians everywhere, as they continue to protest the refusal of the U.S. and other countries to officiall... Continue Reading
Here we are again, being asked to disappear from view before a May 12th election in Iraq... Continue Reading
On May 1, Rebeccah Heinrichs appeared on Fox Business to discuss President Trump delaying tariffs on imported steel from U.S. allies for 30 days...
The portraits of the master, collected for the first time since his death, offer an antidote to preoccupations with our self-images... Continue Reading
On May 1, Walter Russell Mead appeared on NPR's All Things Considered to discuss major foreign policy strategies...
On April 30, Rebeccah Heinrichs appeared on Fox Business to discuss recent revelations by Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu regarding Iran's nucle...
The belief in India as an Asian leader and a model for other countries in the region has been deeply ingrained in Indian thinking for ... Continue Reading
Modest success on North Korea is giving the U.S. breathing room to focus on Iran... Continue Reading
Using Section 232 of U.S. trade law to apply tariffs on steel and aluminum imports was a questionable use of this tool... Continue Reading
Modi’s visit to China this week could lead to an easing of their strained ties—but any reset will benefit Beijing far more than New Delhi... Continue Reading
Following is the full testimony given by Harold Furchtgott-Roth to the United States Joint Economic Committee on April 25, 2018... View PDF
A response to Ben Judah’s exposé of the Frenchman’s failings... Continue Reading
The current respite in tit-for-tat tariff threats between the U.S. and China is just a temporary halt in a serious dispute between the world's two lar... Continue Reading
On April 24, Kenneth Weinstein appeared on C-SPAN to discuss Mike Pompeo's nomination for Secretary of State...
The president’s potential meeting with Kim Jong Un would come at a time when American foreign policy is rapidly changing... Continue Reading
This week’s meetings with Macron and Merkel provide an opportunity to reaffirm common interests... Continue Reading
If the leaders meet, they’re likelier to reframe the standoff than to resolve it... Continue Reading
For years, Asia Bibi’s infuriating story and sorrowful face has embodied the unfairness of Pakistan’s deadly blasphemy laws...... Continue Reading
It’s not an accident that Donald Trump’s closest foreign friend is the French president... Continue Reading