President Donald Trump's former chief of staff John Kelly has dismissed theU.S.
Prosecutors in Brooklyn, New York, alleged that Huawei set up a shell company in Iran so the subsidiary could purchase U.S. goods, technology and services in an effort to skirt sanctions.NBC News
Kyle Mizokami Security, Meet the Los-Angeles class. Key Point: Sixty-two submarines of this class were constructed over twenty years. The Los Angeles–class nuclear attack submarines were the most successful American submarines of the Cold War. The United States built sixty-two Los Angeles–class subs, more than any class except for the Gato class of World War II. Fast, powerful and heavily armed, the submarines are slowly being replaced by Virginia-class attack boats. The Los Angeles–class...The National Interest
The move is the latest in the Trump administration’s efforts to counter Beijing’s influence and intelligence operations in the United States.www.nytimes.com
South Korea's foreign minister called on Monday for a quick resumption of stalled U.S.-North Korean nuclear talks, adding that her government stood ready to engage with Pyongyang to facilitate dialogue.U.S.
Since Xi Jinping came to power in 2013, China has expelled or effectively expelled nine foreign journalists as part of the government's effort to control the narrative of China.The Federalist
Daniel R. DePetris Security, Asia How would Kim react? What if he was the target? Key point: Killing a top general of a non-nuclear weapons state is risky enough. The missile strike happened in the dead of night, when millions of Iraqis were either sleeping or retiring for the evening. The plane carrying Quds Force commander Qassem Soleimani touched down at Baghdad International Airport just after midnight. Iran’s most notorious general climbed down the stairs and into a waiting car, where he...The National Interest