Tactics such as the June 14 attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman might allow Tehran to ultimately achieve some “soft compromises” in talks with the Trump administration, including the de-escalation of regional tensions and the easing of some restrictions to allow modest trade between Iran and the rest of the world, writes Banafsheh Keynoush
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Featuring Admiral Michael S. Rogers, Commander of U.S. Cyber Command, Director of the NSA, and Chief of the Central Security Service.
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Jongsoo Lee consideres what the Sony Pictures hack reveals about U.S. readiness for cyber war.
Abraham F. Lowenthal lauds the mutually respectful rapprochement between the United States and Cuba.
Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson sits down with Council member Jordan Teti to discuss immigration, security, and more.
David M. Andrews argues that Germany's role as the West's leading interlocutor with Russia has turned the traditional debate about burden-sharing within the Atlantic alliance on its head.