National Security


News You Can Use: 04/26/17



News You Can Use: 04/26/17
National Security Shutdown showdown centers on border wall, Defense News How Trump Is Upending the Conventional Wisdom on Illegal Immigration, The Atlantic Trump and National Security Critics Need to Reconcile, Real Clear Defense What If It Happened Again? What We Need to Do to Prepare for a Nuclear Event, Government… Read More

Trump administration conducts interagency review of Iranian nuclear program



Trump administration conducts interagency review of Iranian nuclear program
Last week, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson announced that the U.S. would conduct a “comprehensive review” of it policy toward Iran. The interagency review will assess whether sanctions suspensions related to the deal are vital to U.S. security interests. Tillerson noted that while Iran is in compliance with the 2015… Read More

Featured Article: U.S. Special Operations Forces and the Interagency in Phase Zero



Featured Article: U.S. Special Operations Forces and the Interagency in Phase Zero
Featured article: U.S. Special Operations Forces and the Interagency in Phase Zero by Kyle Johnston The events of September 11, 2001, redefined the American model of security—no longer was the threat of American military power enough to deter large-scale attacks on the homeland. In the year that followed that historic… Read More

News You Can Use: 04/24/17



News You Can Use: 04/24/17
National Security Mattis: U.S. won’t dig into ‘mother of all bombs’ damage in Afghanistan, Politico ICE’s ‘Management Deficiencies’ Are Preventing It From Deporting More Immigrants, Government Executive Tillerson compares Iran to North Korea, vows Trump administration won’t pass the buck, The Washington Post Trump raps Iran as violating ‘spirit’ of… Read More

News You Can Use: 04/17/17



News You Can Use: 04/17/17
National Security What you need to know about the ‘mother of all bombs’, Defense News United States Drops ‘Mother of All Bombs’ On ISIS in Afghanistan, Foreign Policy CIA director rips Assange, defends foreign surveillance, FCW Senior Pentagon Official Casts Doubt on Tomahawk Missile’s Future, National Defense The President Is… Read More

News You Can Use: 04/12/17



News You Can Use: 04/12/17
National Security Former National Security Council Coordinator Reflects On Obama’s Syria Policy, NPR How Jeff Sessions wants to bring back the war on drugs, The Washington Post McCain: Trump administration ‘partially to blame’ for Syrian chemical attack, Politico A Trump national security adviser tapped as Singapore envoy, Military Times Russian… Read More

News You Can Use: 04/10/17



News You Can Use: 04/10/17
National Security Seven Disturbing Implications of Trump’s Syria Strike, Defense One DHS Device-Screening Catches Pedophiles At The Borders, Nextgov The Future of Intelligence Sharing Is Coming Together in the Syrian War, Defense One At the moment, an “Infrastructure Bill” is Washington fantasy, Brookings Trump’s Border Barrier Hits a Wall, Government… Read More