Monthly Archive: February 2024


Can Europe defend itself without America?

It would need to replace military aid, a nuclear umbrella and leadership The second anniversary of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, on February 24th, and the continuing menace Vladimir Putin, Russia’s president, presents to Europe, were...


Is Europe ready to defend itself?

Russian aggression and American wavering reveal just how ill-equipped the continent is Russia is becoming more dangerous, America is less reliable and Europe remains unprepared. The problem is simply put, but the scale of its...


Spycraft and Statecraft

Transforming the CIA for an Age of Competition – By William J. Burns For as long as countries have kept secrets from one another, they have tried to steal them from one another. Espionage has...