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The Soldier’s Heavy Load

Lauren Fish, Paul Scharre | September 26, 2018

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How to Defend Against Foreign Influence Campaigns: Lessons from Counter-Terrorism

Two weeks ago, a grand jury in Pennsylvania indicted seven Russian intelligence officers for state-sponsored hacking and influence operations. Both U.S. Attorney General Jeff ...

Transatlantic Security

Idaho is not immune to Russian meddling and disinformation

On Jan. 6, 2017, the United States intelligence community released a report documenting Russia’s interference in our elections. One of us, Andrea Kendall-Taylor, was a senior ...

Asia-Pacific Security

China’s Influence Operations Are Pinpointing America’s Weaknesses

On the margins of the 2018 United Nations General Assembly, U.S. President Donald Trump issued an explosive claim, alleging that China was engaging in a campaign to influence ...

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