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New Atlanticist by Atlantic Council

Sep 15, 2021

Experts react: The US, UK, and Australia struck a nuclear submarine deal. What does it mean?

New Atlanticist 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.

Australia Defense Industry

UkraineAlert by Andrew D’Anieri, Doug Klain

Aug 31, 2021

Could Snake Island be the next hot spot in Vladimir Putin’s Ukraine war?

UkraineAlert by Andrew D’Anieri, Doug Klain

Vladimir Putin's hybrid war against Ukraine is now in its eighth year and shows no signs of ending. Many expect the next escalation to come in the Black Sea, with Ukraine's Snake Island a potentially attractive target.

Conflict Maritime Security

The 5×5 by Will Loomis, Simon Handler

Jul 22, 2021

The 5×5—If it blinks, it sinks: Adventures in securing operational technology

The 5×5 by Will Loomis, Simon Handler

With rising sophistication, automation, and interconnectivity in operational technologies, security has become an overwhelming need.

Cybersecurity Geopolitics & Energy Security

New Atlanticist by Philip Anstrén

Jun 30, 2021

The case for greater US-EU collaboration on Taiwan

New Atlanticist by Philip Anstrén

The United States and the EU emphasize different means, but they still have compelling joint interests that cry out for greater coordination—from the economy to shared security.

China Conflict

UkraineAlert by Peter Dickinson

Jun 25, 2021

British warship challenges Russian claims to Crimea

UkraineAlert by Peter Dickinson

A British warship sailed through Crimean waters on June 23 in what was widely seen as a reminder that the international community rejects Russia’s purported 2014 annexation of the Ukrainian peninsula.

Conflict Maritime Security

UkraineAlert by Andriy Zagorodnyuk, Alexander Khara

Jun 15, 2021

Putin’s Ukraine War: Will Russia attempt a Black Sea blockade?

UkraineAlert by Andriy Zagorodnyuk, Alexander Khara

The international community spent much of April 2021 nervously watching the Ukrainian border for signs of a new Kremlin offensive, but Russia's next escalation may come in the Black Sea.

Conflict Maritime Security

In the News by Atlantic Council

Jun 5, 2021

Massa interviewed by CNBC on nuclear submarines

In the News by Atlantic Council

Forward Defense Assistant Director Mark J. Massa was interviewed in CBNC video on the future of US nuclear submarines.

China Maritime Security

In the News by Sarah Kirchberger

May 19, 2021

Kirchberger quoted in Financial Times: European show of support for US in Indopacific will remain limited

In the News by Sarah Kirchberger

Sarah Kirchberger was quoted in the Financial Times on how the increased European naval presence in the Indo-Pacific reflects growing concerns over Chinese military activities in the region.

China European Union

Blog Post

Apr 22, 2021

State of the Order: Assessing March 2021

Blog Post

The State of the Order breaks down the month's most important events impacting the democratic world order.

China Coronavirus

Blog Post

Mar 16, 2021

State of the Order: Assessing February 2021

Blog Post

The State of the Order breaks down the month's most important events impacting the democratic world order.

China Coronavirus