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Friend or Foe?

Military power and economic ties complicate our relationship with China.

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Casualties count

Casualties count

Americans often make the mistake of judging a war's success by the number of Americans who die fighting it.

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Yemen Re-emerges

Yemen Re-emerges

As the president fights to end the golbal war against al-Qaida and the Taliban, little did he know that the fight would carry the United States into Yemen.

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Amiss on Missile Defense

Amiss on Missile Defense

Many observers, both in the U.S. and abroad, do not agree with President Obama's plan to kill permanent missile defenses in Eastern Europe.

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New Year, Old Problems

New Year, Old Problems

Developments coming down the pike in 2010 could be both a blessing and a curse.

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UAVs are changing the way we wage war

UAVs are changing the way we wage war

Unmanned aerial vehicles are so central to U.S. efforts in the Afghanistan-Pakistan theater that some observers have dubbed this front of the war on terror “the drone war.”

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NATO at 60

NATO at 60

Operating from Western Europe to Iraq and Afghanistan, the alliance could stand to reassess its mission.

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GITMO action poses risks

GITMO action poses risks

The clock is ticking for a new presidential task forcethat will mull stateside prisons vs. other countries.

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Press prefers doom, gloom in Iraq coverage

Press prefers doom, gloom in Iraq coverage

As far as the media are concerned, good news about America’s work in Iraq is bad news.

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West can't ignore Russian aggression in Georgia

West can't ignore Russian aggression in Georgia

NATO-Russia Council needs rethought, or even ended.

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Russia's Arctic claims get cold reception from U.S., Canada

Russia's Arctic claims get cold reception from U.S., Canada

With billions of barrels of oil under the ice, and energy demands rising, the region could be a flash point

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Washington commits to Africa

Washington commits to Africa

Fighting Islamic fundamentalism, the free flow of energy and providing AIDS relief are among U.S. strategic interests in Africa.

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