Mon, Jul 19, 2021

FAST THINKING: A turning point on Chinese hacking

What does NATO’s buy-in mean for the world’s response to Chinese hacking? What tools do these allies have to fight back? Our experts messaged us (securely) with the answers.

Fast Thinking by Atlantic Council

Australia China

Thu, Jul 15, 2021

A US-UK hacking probe offers a fresh approach against Russia

The international collaboration underscores the importance of being carefully narrow about scoping cyberspace “red lines” in talks with the Russian government.

New Atlanticist by Justin Sherman

Cybersecurity Intelligence

Fri, Jun 25, 2021

British warship challenges Russian claims to Crimea

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.

UkraineAlert by Peter Dickinson

Conflict Maritime Security

Sun, Jun 20, 2021

Biden’s Europe trip set the stage for his historic ambitions

Having repeatedly provided his diagnosis of the cancers endangering global democracies, Biden this past week accelerated the course of treatment.

Inflection Points by Frederick Kempe

Europe & Eurasia European Union

Sun, Jun 20, 2021

Eftimiades in Express on Chinese espionage targeting UK technology

Forward Defense nonresident senior fellow Nicholas Eftimiades interviewed by the Express in an article titled "China puts UK tech at 'forefront' of Beijing espionage offensive warns former CIA officer."

In the News by Atlantic Council

China Economy & Business

Mon, Jun 14, 2021

MARKUP: Our experts annotate the G7 communiqué

How can you dig through 14,000 words of diplomat-speak to find what these world leaders are really saying? Leave that to the Atlantic Council’s experts.

New Atlanticist by Julia Friedlander, Ash Jain, Rama Yade, David Bray, Benjamin Haddad, Josh Lipsky

Economy & Business France

Sat, Jun 12, 2021

Eftimiades interviewed by Express on Chinese exploitation of UK technology

Forward Defense nonresident senior fellow Nicholas Eftimiades was interviewed by the Express on June 12. Eftimiades, a retired CIA officer of thirty years, warned that the United Kingdom's lack of strict technology export laws allowed British technology to fall into the hands of China.

In the News by Atlantic Council

China Economy & Business

Fri, Jun 11, 2021

That was then but this is now: Assessing the new Atlantic Charter

This moment—between these two iconic figures, engaged in an epic struggle against the ultimate evil—is magical. But that allure shouldn’t distract from the fact that the charter was not merely a vague wish list. It had a concrete function in the very tough relationship between two wartime allies.

New Atlanticist by Andrew R. Marshall

Politics & Diplomacy United Kingdom

Thu, Jun 10, 2021

FAST THINKING: The world has a new Atlantic Charter

US President Joe Biden and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson signed a new Atlantic Charter today. What new forms of cooperation will it unleash among democracies? And what will it mean for the struggle between democracies and autocracies?

Fast Thinking by Atlantic Council

International Norms Politics & Diplomacy

Wed, Jun 9, 2021

IN BRIEF: Why the G7 summit matters, in seven charts

The G7 is meeting in person for the first time since the pandemic began. The GeoEconomics Center explains the top seven issues on the agenda and why they matter.

New Atlanticist by GeoEconomics Center

Economy & Business Fiscal and Structural Reform