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CommentarySouth Korea Takes First Step to Regulate Virtual Asset Service Providers
Global interest in combating illicit uses of virtual assets continues to grow, and South Korea is setting a global precedent with sweeping regulations on its virtual asset ind...
By Euihyun Bae
CommentaryUS Citizen Helped North Korea Evade Sanctions Through Blockchain
Now it is clear that even U.S. citizens are not exempt from North Korean enticement....
By Jason Bartlett
CommentaryAround the Table with Sylvia Mishra
Around the Table is a three-question interview series from the Make Room email newsletter. Each edition features a conversation with a peer in the national security community ...
By Sylvia Mishra
CommentaryDon’t Ask Us to Serve
Since the repeal of DADT, the lives of queer servicemembers have improved, but major challenges remain that threaten to undermine these gains and stall further progress....
By Cody Kennedy
CommentaryPresentation is key: Why the Pentagon’s budget data needs a makeover
As technology advances, Congress and the DoD need to not only focus investments on capabilities, but also on DoD processes and organizational culture....
By Jennie Matuschak
CommentaryThe Biden administration just stalled China’s advance in the Indo-Pacific
Australia, by intensifying the military competition with China, could tee up a chain of as yet unforeseen events....
By Robert D. Kaplan
CommentarySouth Korea Commits to Combatting Increased Ransomware Attacks
South Korea and like-minded countries should continue to invest in joint cyber operations and criminal investigations to expand their jurisdictional reach and enforcement capa...
By Jason Bartlett
CommentarySharper: Indo-Pacific Partnerships & Allies
Through the Quad and the newly minted, yet controversial, AUKUS agreement, Washington is increasing its focus and resources on the Indo-Pacific region. The White House is also...
By Anna Pederson
Technology has become a central element in today's geopolitical competition. Yet there is still no coordination forum among the world's technodemocracies....
By Richard Fontaine & Jared Cohen
CommentaryHow America Should Deal With the Taliban
As the United States ends its mission in Afghanistan, U.S. policymakers have already begun to reckon with American military failures over 20 years of fighting. But the war’s d...
By Lisa Curtis
CommentaryReassessing Counter Terrorism Financing in a Taliban-Controlled Afghanistan
The Taliban’s rapid takeover of Afghanistan set back decades-long efforts to integrate Afghanistan into the international community....
By Alex Zerden
CommentaryClosing the Gaps Between Servicemembers and the American Public
We have been a nation at war — sort of. Due to the longest wars in American history being shouldered by a tiny percentage of the population, the vital civil-military relations...
By Nathalie Grogan
CommentaryBrussels Should Follow Biden’s Lead in Engaging Russia
EU leaders should emulate Washington’s Russia strategy of balancing engagement with upholding core values....
By Nicholas Lokker
CommentaryA Profound Move for Both Canberra and Washington
AUKUS and the submarine deal make a profound diplomatic point about how Washington weighs Canberra’s importance....
By Richard Fontaine
CommentaryChina Is Making Smart Money
As a U.S. national security matter, China’s progress in the digital renminbi is more about China’s ambition to harness data than it is about advancing its currency....
By Yaya J. Fanusie & Emily Jin
Commentary"Never Forget" What?
Over the next several years my generation — the one that doesn’t remember 9/11 — needs to unlearn the status quo of the last two decades....
By Emma Swislow
CommentaryWhat Tigray Portends: the Future of Peace and Security in Africa
The deadly convergence of these two systematic trends — the ineptitude of the African Union and the increasing centrality of Chinese power — points towards a dangerous new era...
By Sam Wilkins
CommentaryChina tariff policies flounder without a strategy
The White House ought to be asking a series of questions. What problem are we responding to? What are we trying to achieve? How will 301s and tariffs further that?...
By Van Jackson
Commentary20 Years After 9/11
If national security is fundamentally about protecting the continuation of our constitutional democracy, then the national security community should be focusing on threats her...
By Carrie Cordero
Commentary20 years after 9/11, US foreign policy still struggles for balance
That points the way to a post-post-9/11 foreign policy: Balancing America’s interests, values, presence, engagement, and efforts — on multiple issues in multiple places — shou...
By Richard Fontaine