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High-level diplomatic talks between the United States and Russia have failed to defuse the crisis.
Excluding key Tigrayan and Oromo leaders will undermine the legitimacy of the process and make it harder to achieve peace.
China has been rebuffed plenty in Europe, making the Western Balkan state an even bigger prize.
Even if Russia never invades Ukraine, it is accomplishing one of its major goals in Europe.
Bob Gates wrestled the defense budget back from the Joint Chiefs. Chuck Hagel is handing it back.
GAO's defense of its F-35
investigation worries me even more.
Is there a government conspiracy
to save the F-35?
America's generals are just as morally bankrupt as Congress.
Or will he be yet another victim of Pentagon operators?
The Pentagon is a hot mess of known unknowns.
The myth of American military superiority.
Canada's politicians take on the F-35.
the House's attempt to save defense spending might flop.
The F-35 is a boondoggle. It's time to throw it in the trash bin.