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Securing Our 5G Future

April 17, 2019

Asia-Pacific Security

Grading China's Belt and Road

This report has also been adapted as a pamphlet and slide deck. Read translated versions of the report's executive summary in French, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Urdu, Arabic, ...

Strategy & Statecraft

New Voices in Grand Strategy

Foreword In June 2008, the Center for a New American Security published a compendium of essays to grapple with the central questions of American grand strategy.1 The volume co...

Technology & National Security

Killer Apps

The nation that leads in the development of artificial intelligence will, Russian President Vladimir Putin proclaimed in 2017, “become the ruler of the world.” That view has b...


  • Press Release
    • April 17, 2019
    CNAS Project Launch: Securing Our 5G Future

    The Center for a New American Security (CNAS) today announced the launch of a new cross-Center project, Securing Our 5G Future. 5th Generation (5G) wireless promises to be a f...

    By Cole Stevens

  • In The News
    • Foreign Policy
    • April 17, 2019
    The Trials of Patrick Shanahan

    Since he took the reins of the U.S. Defense Department from James Mattis on Jan. 1, Patrick Shanahan has been, at best, stuck in limbo. Shanahan found both his competence and ...

    By Elbridge Colby

  • In The News
    • Air Force Magazine
    • April 17, 2019
    Air Force Chief Technology Officer Position to Oversee S&T

    The Air Force plans to appoint a new chief technology officer to direct the $2.8 billion science and technology enterprise and consider which future tech areas would benefit t...

    By Paul Scharre

  • In The News
    • National Journal
    • April 17, 2019
    Turkey Risks U.S. Sanctions Over Russian Missile-Defense-System Purchase

    Turkish officials are lobbying top Trump administration officials this week to cancel sanctions over Turkey’s purchase of a Russian-made missile-defense system. The Countering...

    By Peter Harrell

  • In The News
    • The Washington Post
    • April 17, 2019
    North Korea announces firing of tactical guided weapon

    North Korea announced Thursday that it had test-fired a new tactical guided weapon, in its first public weapons test since the breakdown of a summit between President Trump an...

    By Duyeon Kim

Audio & Video

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