September 18, 2018United States
The United States Air Force (USAF) turns 71 years-old today. On September 18, 1947, Chief Justice Fred Vinson swore in Stuart Symington as the first secretary of the air force, officially founding a …
September 4, 2018Germany
The hard choices Germany faces as it seeks to develop an offensive cyber capability.
August 16, 2018China
The trade war between the United States and China intensifies, and Vladimir Putin and Angela Merkel meet in Germany.
July 24, 2018Germany
It is rare for government officials to openly intervene in the domestic affairs of other democracies. But conventional rules do not apply to President Trump, who inaccurately tweeted about a 10 perce…
August 10, 2005Budget, Debt, and Deficits
The Defense Department has developed war plans to thwart terrorist attacks within the United States, raising the possibility that ground troops may be dispatched on U.S. soil in the event of an emerg…