Below is the declassified summary of the 2018 National Defense Strategy:
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President Donald Trump has signaled an interest in human rights in Iran. It’s a shame his National Security Strategy gives such rights short shrift.
Dueling U.S. and Chinese strategy documents portend a deepening global competition in the diplomatic, economic, cyber, and information domains, even as the risk of major war remains low.
Watch live: At 2:00 p.m. EST, the president will deliver remarks on the National Security Strategy released on Monday.
The Trump administration's December 2017 National Security Strategy.
Competitors of the United States can be understood to be engaging in “Below Established Threshold Activities” (BETA) as an adaptive response to US nuclear and conventional deterrence.
In an event yesterday at the Council on Foreign Relations, Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the House Republican's 2016 national security strategy.
Conventional wisdom says that big powers don't bluff. But historical and empirical analysis may indicate that failing to follow through on threats is far less harmful to US deterrent credibility than is widely believed.
Though strategic policy reviews may seem underwhelming, Jordan Tama argues they play an important role in preparing our nation's leaders to make informed decisions as threats and challenges arise.
On Tuesday, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper provided the annual Worldwide Threat Assessment of the U.S. Intelligence Community to Congress. We've got the details.