Foreign Policy & National Security

We’ve Got a Special Place in the Lubyanka …

11:46 AM, Oct 13, 2014 • By GEOFFREY NORMAN

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Cheney: 'Very Dangerous Period … More Threatening Than the Period Before 9/11'

'9/11 will turn out to be not nearly as bad as the next mass casualty attack against the United States'

9:10 AM, Oct 13, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER

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Kerry Uses Arab Name 'Daesh' to Refer to Islamic State

'Nothing whatsoever about ISIL that is related to Islam.'

7:14 AM, Oct 13, 2014 • By JERYL BIER

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Did Israel Sabotage Iran's Illicit Nuclear Facilities at Parchin?

12:10 PM, Oct 10, 2014 • By LEE SMITH

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Crossroads Ad Targets Hagan's Missed ISIS Hearing

11:02 AM, Oct 10, 2014 • By MICHAEL WARREN

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Testing the Limits

Putin and the Baltics.

Oct 20, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 06 • By ANDREW STUTTAFORD

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Hunkering Down

Who stands with Hong Kong’s democrats?

Oct 20, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 06 • By ELLEN BORK

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E Pluribus Conservatibus

Oct 20, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 06 • By WILLIAM KRISTOL

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Failure Upon Failure

The disintegration of the Obama presidency

Oct 20, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 06 • By STEPHEN F. HAYES

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When Sister Cities Go South

Oct 20, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 06 • By THE SCRAPBOOK

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Satellite Images Show Damage to Iran Military Compound

3:20 PM, Oct 9, 2014 • By LEE SMITH

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Shortage of Drones Hampers U.S. Military Missions

11:55 AM, Oct 9, 2014 • By GEOFFREY NORMAN

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State Dept. Diplomatic Security Jobs: 'MANY Vacancies'

7:27 AM, Oct 9, 2014 • By JERYL BIER

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Obama: Destroying ISIS 'Remains a Difficult Mission'

Calls defense cuts 'draconian.'

5:34 PM, Oct 8, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER

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Hayes Podcast: U.S. Isn't Committed to Winning War on ISIS

Hosted by Michael Graham.

1:35 PM, Oct 8, 2014 • By TWS PODCAST

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