One lesson I take from this is the US-Russian cooperation on nuclear non-proliferation is altogether a good thing: In November 2009, six years after the government of Libya first agreed to disarm its
In light of growing disquiet about Chinese intentions and capabilities in the Pacific among US security types, it’s worth taking note of this fairly alarmist Russian analysis: This brings [Aleks
This is genuinely fascinating: When police found a russian-engineered submarine under construction on the outskirts of landlocked Bogota last week, one senior officer swore they had stumbled on “
An alternative title to this article might have been “Russia’s arms industry a pathetic shambles.” Russia is to embark on the biggest overseas arms shopping spree in its modern histo
Noah Shachtman notices what I noticed two weeks ago: The Obama administration is poised to take up one of the more dangerous and hare-brained schemes of the Rumsfeld-era Pentagon. The New York Times i
Michael Cecire responds to my article about the sale of four Mistral class amphibious assault ships to Russia, but unfortunately misses most of the point: Certainly, there is no question that the Russ
I have a short article up at World Politics Review about the sale of the French Mistrals to Russia: France’s decision to negotiate the sale of four Mistral-class Amphibious Transport Docks to Ru
Thank you, Russia: Russian state-owned aerospace group United Aircraft Corp. plans to bid for a U.S. Air Force tanker contract, teaming up with a U.S. partner, a lawyer representing UAC said March 19.