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More than Half the Battle

Chris Dougherty | May 20, 2021


Risky Business: Future Strategy and Force Options for the Defense Department

Executive Summary Despite the overarching strategic priorities laid out by the Biden administration and initial indicators provided by the Department of Defense (DoD), it is u...

Middle East Security

A People-First U.S. Assistance Strategy for the Middle East

Executive Summary For the past year, the Middle East Security Program at the Center for a New American Security (CNAS) has been developing a strategy for rethinking U.S. polic...

Indo-Pacific Security

Advancing a Liberal Digital Order in the Indo-Pacific

Executive Summary The United States and other regional democracies risk losing ground in the competition to shape Asia’s digital future. China is making rapid inroads in devel...


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