Security Brief: Russia Wraps Vostok Exercise; Taliban Experiments With Governance
Catch up on everything you need to know about Russian military exercises, a Taliban experiment in governance, and a South Korean diplomatic offensive.
Security Brief: Pentagon Draws Up ‘Options’ for Striking Assad; Trump Expands CIA’s Drone Mission in Africa
Catch up on everything you need to know about a possible military strike against Assad, the expansion of the CIA’s shadowy drone mission against militants in Africa under Trump, and all the latest from North Korea.
Security Brief: Sticking Points at Historic U.S.-India Talks; Making the Carrier Great Again?
Catch up on everything you need to know about the inaugural U.S.-India ministerial dialogue in New Delhi this week, the U.S. Navy’s big step toward building a new unmanned tanker, and more.
Security Brief: Reality on the Ground in Afghanistan; Senate Loses a ‘Lion’
Catch up on everything you need to know about the forever war in Afghanistan, the legacy of Sen. John McCain, North Korea’s reaction to Trump’s latest tweet, and more.
Security Brief: Trump Cancels Military Parade; Erik Prince Reups Plan to Privatize Afghan War
Catch up on everything you need to know about Trump’s $92 million military parade, the Blackwater founder’s proposal to privatize the war in Afghanistan, North Korea’s demands for a declaration to end the Korean War, and more.
Security Brief: What Trump’s Space Force Will and Won’t Do; U.S. Sanctions Rattle Markets, Allies
Catch up on everything you need to know about Trump’s Space Force, the impact of powerful new White House sanctions on Russia, Turkey and Iran, an interview with U.S. Central Command chief Gen. Joseph Votel, and more.
Security Brief: Korean War Remains ‘Believed to be American’; Cutting Deals with al Qaeda
Catch up on everything you need to know about the credibility of the Korean War remains turned over by North Korea, deal-making with al Qaeda in Yemen, Russia’s proposal to cooperate with the United States on rebuilding Syria, and more.
Security Brief: Trump and Putin Meet in Helsinki; High-Flying News From a Big British Air Show; U.S. Army Steps into the Future
Catch up on everything you need to know about the Trump-Putin meeting, big air shows in Europe, and other top news.
Security Brief: NATO Braces for Trump; Pompeo Continues Asia Tour Following Tense North Korea Visit
Top NATO leaders worry the U.S. president is raring for a fight.
Security Brief: North Korea Exploits Diplomatic Opening; Trump Administration Divided
North Korea appears to be stepping up clandestine fuel and missile production.
Security Brief: Fight Brewing Over Turkish F-35; Trump Backs Space Force
Trump is headed for a collision with Congress and military leaders after backing space force.
Security Brief: North Korea Summit Aftermath; Cyber Authorities
The real work of implementing the agreement quickly spun up after the summit.
Security Brief: Trump Set to Meet Kim; What to Expect in Singapore
Trump administration officials are downplaying the possibility of a breakthrough agreement.
Security Brief: North Korea Summit Back On; End of the Korean War?
American and North Korean diplomats scramble to make arrangements for June 12 summit.
Security Brief: North Korea Diplomacy Kicks Into High Gear
The Trump administration appears to be trying to salvage a summit set for June 12.
Security Brief: Trump Has Second Thoughts on DPRK; Pompeo’s ‘Plan B’ for Iran
Trump is quizzing his South Korean counterpart on North Korean intentions.
Security Brief: Unclear U.S. Demands on North Korea; Iran Deal Fall Out
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo provides security guarantees to Pyongyang but struggles to articulate American demands.
Security Brief: Haspel Nomination Fight, Iran Deal Deadline Looms
Gina Haspel wanted to withdraw her nomination before the White House prevailed upon her.
Security Brief: Trump Admin Drives Hard Line on Korea; Details on Kim’s Offer
After a historic summit light on details, White House reiterates tough demands for North Korean denuclearization.
Security Brief: Kim Pledges to Halt Testing; Macron Comes to Washington
Public posturing begins ahead of planned summit.