Unlike its Soviet-built predecessor, the Type 001A is China’s first domestically built carrier.
Unlike its Sovietbuilt predecessor the Type 001A is Chinas first domestically built

What do we know (so far) about China's next aircraft carrier? | China Power Project

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The Trump administration faces a fundamental choice for its Russia policy: either it can work to defend and bolster the global system America helped create, or it can aid in the system’s destruction, through intent or neglect, and start anew.
The Trump administration faces a fundamental choice for its Russia policy either

Report | Recalibrating U.S. Strategy toward Russia

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Marty Morris
Last week CIA Director Mike Pompeo spoke at CSIS on national security and Wikileaks. Read the full transcript here.
Last week CIA Director Mike Pompeo spoke at CSIS on national security

Transcript | A Discussion on National Security with CIA Director Mike Pompeo

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How President Trump chooses to manage the Russia challenge will not only shape his own legacy, but the future of the liberal international order.
How President Trump chooses to manage the Russia challenge will not only

A new time for choosing: Reagan's lessons to Trump on Russia

thehill.com
Nergal Nigel Petros
Peter Joseph
Dylan Neal
Chinese technology and service companies can be expected to play an increasing role in the Arctic, even if Chinese oil companies will not be in the driver’s seat.
Chinese technology and service companies can be expected to play an increasing

China’s Exaggerated Arctic Interests

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Ricardo Cabral
This graph shows significant increase in missile testing under Kim Jong-Un's rule: missilethreat.csis.org/
This graph shows significant increase in missile testing under Kim JongUns rule
Pedro Brittes
Kim Jong-un gains from carefully exploiting what other states tend to see as "extremism, overreaction, and 'irrational action.'"
Kim Jongun gains from carefully exploiting what other states tend to see

Commentary: The Forces that Shape the Military Options in Korea

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Robert C Lawson
Alhamada Kosai
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Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni of Italy spoke at CSIS on the future engagement of Italy and the United States in the Mediterranean. Read a full transcript of his remarks.
Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni of Italy spoke at CSIS on the future

Transcript | Remarks at CSIS by Prime Minister Gentiloni of Italy during his visit to Washington

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From major public speeches to small briefings, join us on Medium for an inside look at the events of the week.
From major public speeches to small briefings join us on Medium for

The Week at CSIS: The Speeches, Discussions, and Events from April 17 — April 21

medium.com
The best defense of multilateralism and the rules-based order is a good offense, writes Wally Adeyemo in The Guardian.
The best defense of multilateralism and the rulesbased order is a good

Protectionism is rising the world over. Our best defense is fighting inequality | Wally Adeyemo

theguardian.com
Dylan Neal
Charles McNeill
Kēper Eli
For the first time in France, populist and nationalistic candidates are faring as well as traditional party candidates.
For the first time in France populist and nationalistic candidates are faring

Analysis: The French (Dis)Connection

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Chuey Villatoro-Rayas
Mark Czerwinski
This graph shows Pakistan's ballistic missiles. The nation's rapidly evolving missile arsenal forms an important part of its defense strategy for offsetting the significant conventional military advantages of its main rival, India.
This graph shows Pakistans ballistic missiles The nations rapidly evolving missile arsenal
CSIS | Center for Strategic & International Studies
Shah Bilal
Divyanshu Namdeo
On Monday, April 24, CSIS's Middle East Program is hosting the report launch of "The Other Side of the World," which examines the implications of increasingly robust China-Middle East ties for U.S. interests. Join us online or in-person.
On Monday April 24 CSISs Middle East Program is hosting the report

Event | Report Launch: "The Other Side of the World"

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Exploring the links among food security, migration, and displacement in Djibouti.
Exploring the links among food security migration and displacement in Djibouti

Report | Stuck in Limbo: Refugees, Migrants, and the Food Insecure in Djibouti

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This interactive map tracks global terror attacks from 2012-2015.
This interactive map tracks global terror attacks from 20122015

Global Terrorist Attacks 2012 - 2015

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Marcus Linde
Philip A. Mathieu
China has prioritized the administration of local government in the South China Sea since 2012, as a means to establish a hub for maritime law enforcement, the maritime militia, and surveillance and information networks.
China has prioritized the administration of local government in the South China

Creating Facts on the Sea: China’s Plan to Establish Sansha City | Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative

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Miles Troy
Braxton Sorg
Digong Janitorfish
The "personalization" of politics is increasingly evident in a growing number of democratic systems.
The personalization of politics is increasingly evident in a growing number of

The Global Rise of Personalized Politics: It’s Not Just Dictators Anymore

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Andre Susanto
Rituraj Dubey
Log Sid
Last week CIA Director Mike Pompeo spoke at CSIS on national security and Wikileaks. Read the full transcript here.
Last week CIA Director Mike Pompeo spoke at CSIS on national security

Transcript: A Discussion on National Security with CIA Director Mike Pompeo

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Join the CSIS Human Rights Initiative and the Global Food Security Project for a report launch and discussion on the linkages between human rights, food security, migration, and displacement in Djibouti.
Join the CSIS Human Rights Initiative and the Global Food Security Project

Event | Stuck in Limbo: Refugees, Migrants, and the Food Insecure in Djibouti

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