Issue BriefOct 7, 2021
Una squadra vincente: The US-Italian defense-industrial partnership
By Mauro Gilli and James Hasik
The United States needs to more closely integrate its own defense-industrial base with those of its allies, including Italy. This issue brief focuses on the US-Italian defense-industrial partnership to enable policymakers to better understand this relationship, leverage it more comprehensively to meet key strategic objectives, and secure the supply chains necessary to ensure US national security.
In-Depth Research & ReportsOct 4, 2021
Introduction: Cooperation on maritime cybersecurity
By William Loomis, Virpratap Vikram Singh, Dr. Gary C. Kessler, Dr. Xavier Bellekens
It is imperative to establish at the outset that there is no silver bullet for maritime cybersecurity. This report is intended to deliver a more complete and operational plan to better protect the MTS by focusing on building upon, broadening, and deepening the priorities put forward by the National Maritime Cyber Plan by focusing on three key principles: risks and standards, information and intelligence sharing, and creating a maritime cybersecurity workforce.
TURKEYSourceSep 30, 2021
Experts react: The key takeaways from the Erdoğan-Putin meeting
By Atlantic Council IN TURKEY
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Russian President Vladimir Putin met in-person in Sochi, Russia for the first time since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. Atlantic Council experts give their take on the outcome.
Issue BriefSep 23, 2021
The special role of US nuclear weapons
By Matthew Kroenig
The United States needs to maintain a robust, flexible, and modernized nuclear deterrent. That means that United States needs to continue with nuclear modernization, reject a no first use (NFU) policy, and examine further nuclear capabilities.
New AtlanticistSep 15, 2021
Experts react: The US, UK, and Australia struck a nuclear submarine deal. What does it mean?
By Atlantic Council
The pact, known as AUKUS, is a clear challenge to China in the Indo-Pacific and a deepening of military ties among close allies of more than a century.