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Italy, Germany and France Meet on an Aircraft Carrier

Aug. 24, 2016 The EU leaders tried to project unity, despite Italy’s economic malaise.

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What We’re Reading: Aug. 23, 2016

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Watch List Findings: Aug. 20, 2016

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Russia’s Illusion of Influence in the Middle East

Aug. 23, 2016 Moscow’s position in the region is not as dominant as it might seem.

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The Crises That Could Bring Down Putin

Aug. 22, 2016 Putin has been making moves to shore up his position in the face of a weak economy.

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Watch List: Aug. 22, 2016

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Quantum Keys for Classic Codes: China’s New Satellite

Aug. 22, 2016 Beijing’s recent quantum satellite launch gives us a glimpse at the future of secure communications.

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Dismantling a Story on US Nukes

Aug. 19, 2016 A recent report that the U.S. moved nuclear weapons from Turkey to Romania bears the hallmarks of disinformation.

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A Status Check on the War in Syria

Aug. 18, 2016 With so many reports circulating, we take a step back to get the whole picture and see what’s…

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The Battle of Aleppo as of Aug. 17, 2016

Aug. 20, 2016 Aleppo is the center of gravity in the conflict between the Assad loyalists and Syrian rebels. Aleppo is Syria’s largest city and pre-war commercial capital. It is located in the wider province of the same name, which has a long border with Turkey – the rebels’ main staging ground. Many different battles are raging in the province of Aleppo. They involve regime forces, different rebel factions, al-Qaida’s Syrian affiliate, the Islamic State and separatist Kurds.

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