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Time for a Hybrid War Against Russia
Should Ukraine embark on a “hybrid war” against the Donbas enclave controlled by Russia and its proxies? One of Ukraine’s best military analysts, Yuri Butusov, the Russian-speaking editor of the Censor.net website, effectively argues that the answer is yes.
Nov 27, 2014 - 11:38:59 AM
The Firing of Chuck Hagel
Earlier this year, I went to the Pentagon to have lunch with Chuck Hagel, whom I had known for many years.
Nov 26, 2014 - 10:27:15 AM
Firing Chuck Hagel Will Not Solve Obama Foreign Policy Problems
The New York Times, NBC News, and other news outlets have suggested that President Barack Obama fired Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel because of doubts whether he could carry out the administration’s war against the Islamic State (IS). “Hagel resigns under pressure as global crises test Pentagon,” The New York Times declared. That presumably reflects what the White House is saying about Hagel’s departure. And if so, it amounts to scapegoating Hagel for the administration’s continued difficulties abroad.
Nov 26, 2014 - 10:14:20 AM
Five Bedrock Washington Assumptions That Are Hot Air
Malarkey on the Potomac
Nov 25, 2014 - 10:11:55 AM
Global disarray coupled with the decline of superpower USA are flip sides of the same coin. The Republican victory in the mid-term elections was not a resounding triumph for internationalism coupled with U.S. defense superiority.
Nov 25, 2014 - 9:43:29 AM