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Experts discuss the most important flashpoints in international affairs for the current administration.
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They can take out terrorists and train armies. But they can’t win wars.
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Adam Segal discusses the increasingly contentious geopolitics of cyberspace and cybersecurity policies.
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Sound and Fury 04-14-2017
The dropping of the Mother of All Bombs in Afghanistan shouldn’t be cause for unseemly celebration; instead it should be taken as a sign that the war in Afghanistan isn't going well.
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It is important that President Vladimir Putin not conclude that continued use of force is a viable path to make Russia great again, writes CFR's Richard N. Haass.
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Stephen Biddle, Julia McDonald, and Ryan Baker argue that training, equipping, and advising partner militaries is an increasingly popular alternative to large U.S. ground force deployments in places like Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, Ukraine, and many other places where the United States has real but li...
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