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Washington brief Juni II 2015

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Ukraine Crisis: From Protest to Civil War

Ukraine crisis: From Protest To Civil War (A Brief History)

The ongoing turmoil in Ukraine is one of the biggest issues facing the world today. The crisis has been characterised by a series of shocks – how the Ukrainian President just upped and left one day after an escalation in the pro-EU protests, how Vladimir Putin hit back to annex Crimea, as well as the horrific downing of MH17. 198 more words

Ukraine Crisis

The Art Of Future Warfare: Megacities

Comic books. Think tanks. A match made in …

Check out the latest contest from the Art of Future Warfare project at the Atlantic Council that will explore the future of urban combat. 77 more words


Setting the stage for peace in Syria

The Case for a Syrian National Stabilization Force

Study published by the Rafik Hariri Center for the Middle East

Date: Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Location: Atlantic Council Headquarters… 1,864 more words


US - Iran Deal brings hope

A deal announced April 2 limiting Iran’s nuclear program while preventing it from developing a nuclear bomb in exchange for lifting economic sanctions “looks like a very good agreement,” says former US Undersecretary of State Thomas Pickering. 1,270 more words

Breaking Through The Fog

Nobody else is awake in the house. Why would they be?

I’d say this is my time, but it’s really not. The hours between five and seven in the morning belong to others: The fictional Marines, soldiers, sailors and security contractors of the future whom I struggle to give the lives they deserve; the people counting on my professional writing in the “real world” of defense and security analysis; my co-writer on the biggest professional gambit I’ve ever undertaken: … 141 more words


Ukraine Civil War: Should America Switch Sides?

by Kennedy Applebaum
Quemado Institute
March 28, 2015

It wouldn’t be the first time the United States switched sides in a foreign war. While America, through the CIA, is accused of sparking the February 2014 Ukraine coup that overthrew President Viktor Yanukovich, the US was not the sole cause of coup. 2,344 more words