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US carrier’s Korea mission: a message to the world

 04/10/2017 - 04:27
South Korea said Monday that the United States" deployment of a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier to waters near the Korean Peninsula reflects Washington"s concerns over provocations by Pyongyang. EPA/MCS 3RD CLASS MATT BROWN / US NAVY/
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Experts divided over effectiveness of US tactics against Pyongyang’s nuclear threat.

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South Korea said Monday that the United States" deployment of a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier to waters near the Korean Peninsula reflects Washington"s concerns over provocations by Pyongyang. EPA/MCS 3RD CLASS MATT BROWN / US NAVY/

[OP-ED]: Retreat at Mar-a-Lago: Passing the baton to China

 03/22/2017 - 08:31
El primer ministro chino dijo que China está comprometida con la apertura de su economía, aunque el proceso se llevará a cabo gradualmente.

We do not yet have the official agenda for next month’s meeting at Mar-a-Lago between Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping. But after 75 years of American leadership on the world stage, we might be watching the beginning of a handover of power from the United States to China.

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Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 8:15am
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The Chinese Premier said that China is committed to opening up its economy, although the process will be carried out gradually.

[OP-ED]: Cyberwarfare is the real menace to America

 03/14/2017 - 17:11
Cyberattacks happen all the time, everywhere. The Pentagon already reports getting 10 million attacks a day. Second, there is the problem of attribution.

This week, we have watched the perfect example of a country fighting the last war. 

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 5:00pm
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Cyberattacks happen all the time, everywhere. The Pentagon already reports getting 10 million attacks a day. Second, there is the problem of attribution.

[OP-ED]: Don’t stiff the State Department

 03/07/2017 - 14:52
Trump says he has full confidence in Sessions US President Donald J. Trump (C), along with Secretary of Defense James Mattis (R) and Navy personnel, rides an elevator to the flight deck of the Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier after speaking to sailors in Newport News, Virginia, USA. EFE

The first time I met Gen. David Petraeus, he said something that surprised me. It was the early days of the Iraq War and, while things were not going well, he had directed his region in the north skillfully and effectively. I asked him whether he wished he had more troops. Petraeus was too politically savvy to criticize the Donald Rumsfeld “light footprint” strategy, so he deflected the question, answering it a different way. “I wish we had more Foreign Service officers, aid professionals and other kinds of non-military specialists,” he said.

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Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 2:34pm
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Trump says he has full confidence in Sessions US President Donald J. Trump (C), along with Secretary of Defense James Mattis (R) and Navy personnel, rides an elevator to the flight deck of the Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier after speaking to sailors in Newport News, Virginia, USA. EFE

Aspiring hacker? The Pentagon wants to hear from you

 03/03/2016 - 18:26
David B. Gleason (CC BY-SA X.X) via flickr.com

The Pentagon is inviting hackers to test out their cyber security

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Thursday, March 3, 2016 - 6:14pm
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