Once each week, Thomas Joscelyn, who is sought out by the nation’s top foreign policy and national security policymakers, sends a deeply researched but highly readable analysis of American power on the world stage.
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Both groups continue to evolve, and jihadism remains a major security concern.
The two leaders stressed the strength of their relationship and vowed to protect each other’s interests.
The government is doing too little to inform Americans about the threats presented by suspected terrorists it is targeting.
As threats mount across the globe, the public’s faith in government institutions has been shaken.
Xi’s buzzwords that mimic progressive rhetoric can’t hide the country’s totalitarian intolerance of any speech the CCP deems unacceptable.
Understanding the “Three Warfares” concept China is already using against Taiwan—and the U.S.
Zalmay Khalilzad is blaming Afghans for the failures that resulted from his deal with the Taliban.
The White House had to walk back his remarks that ‘we have a commitment’ to defend Taiwan against China.
A tale of two speeches.
The two countries continue to bolster each other’s hand against the U.S. and its allies.
That's one of many problems with ‘over the horizon’ counterterrorism operations in Afghanistan.
Xi paid lip service to democracy while gaslighting the U.S., while Biden called out authoritarianism without mentioning China’s treatment of Hong Kong or Taiwan.
No story has been more important the last month than our disastrous withdrawal from Afghanistan ...
Australia is on the frontlines in the great power rivalry between the CCP and the U.S.
America’s policy has been divorced from reality for some years now.