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Daily Memo: US-China Cyber Strife, Preparations on Afghanistan

The U.S.-China cyber feud is escalating. On Wednesday, Chinese state media claimed U.S. hackers launched attacks on thousands of servers in China. This comes...

Killer Facebook

Social media began as an oddity growing out of another oddity, the internet. It has grown into a powerful global force, both instrumental in...

Daily Memo: Israel Under Fire, Moscow Warns Washington

Rocket fire. Two rockets were fired from Lebanon into Israel overnight, according to the Israeli military. One rocket was intercepted while the other landed...

David, Goliath and Modern Warfare

Most of us know the story of David and Goliath, but few know what the story can teach us about modern warfare. The Philistines’ strategy...

Daily Memo: OPEC+ Reaches Deal, North Korean Trade Plummets

Oil production hike. OPEC+ countries reached a deal to raise production by a total of 400,000 barrels per day on a monthly basis starting...

The Trouble With China’s Tech Titans

When Jack Ma got slapped down by the Communist Party of China late last year, the natural assumption was that his biggest sin was...

Daily Memo: The Dangers of Doing Business in Hong Kong

U.S. warning. The Biden administration on Friday issued a formal warning for U.S. businesses about the dangers of operations in Hong Kong. The focus...

Brief: Russia Accuses Ukraine of Smuggling Fuel

Background: Relations between Russia and Ukraine have been severely strained for years. Russia wants to bring Ukraine, part of the buffer between it and...

Daily Memo: Protests in France, Unrest in South Africa

Demonstrations in France. Protests erupted in several French cities, including Paris, Nantes, Marseille and Montpellier, after President Emmanuel Macron on Monday announced plans to...

The Saudi-UAE Alliance Turns Sour

Relations between Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates appear strong on the surface. Both countries worked closely to defeat the Arab uprisings and...

Daily Memo: The Scramble for Afghanistan, Chinese Killed in Pakistan Bombing

Afghanistan worries everyone. The scramble to fill the power vacuum in Afghanistan continues. The Afghan ambassador to India said Indian military assistance may be...

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