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The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) is a prominent American think tank based in Washington, D.C., in the United States. The center conducts policy studies and strategic analyses of political, economic and security issues throughout the world, with a specific focus on issues concerning international relations, trade, technology, finance, energy and geostrategy.

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"Hanoi's agreement to the aircraft carrier visit demonstrates Vietnam's anxiety about what China will do next in the South China Sea," said Mr Murray Hiebert, senior associate of the South-east Asia Programme at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. "The US is virtually the last man standing to ...
The Kremlin Playbook, a report by the Center for Strategic and International Studies, says that Russia "seeks to corrode democracy from within by deepening political divides." The House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, where I serve, examined the Kremlin Playbook in an open congressional ...

Another option is to fight the gang at the source, in El Salvador, the way the U.S. helped Colombia end its long-running leftist insurgency, says Daniel Runde of the Center for Strategic and International Studies. Nearly half the population of El Salvador is under age 24. "The region needs to create jobs," ...
"This is the most consequential 'Two Sessions' that China has had in many a year," said Scott Kennedy, deputy director of the Freeman Chair in China Studies at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. This year's meeting will address major issues including the solidifying of Xi's power, and ...
"Hanoi's agreement to the aircraft-carrier visit demonstrates Vietnam's anxiety about what China will do next in the South China Sea," said Murray Hiebert, senior associate of the Southeast Asia Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. "The U.S. is virtually the last man standing to which ...
But "I'm not sure that they could succeed in doing that," said Bill Reinsch, a senior fellow at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. "That puts another issue on the table [in the funding talks]. It jeopardizes all the spending in the bill, it threatens a government shutdown -- all the things that happen if ...

"We must no longer think in terms of building just 'limited' missile defense capabilities," concluded a report that was issued last year by the Center for Strategic and International Studies, a Washington think tank. "The United States should begin the journey to develop a next-generation missile defense.".
The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) will hold a seminar on "Strategic National Security Space: FY19 Budget Forum" on February 28, 2018 from 8:00 am - 1:00 pm ET at CSIS's offices at 1616 Rhode Island Ave, NW, Washington, DC. The event will be webcast. Speakers are:.
RFE/RL talked to Ian Williams, an associate fellow and associate director in the Center for Strategic and International Studies' (CSIS) International Security Program who focuses on missile defense and strategic forces and deterrence, about whether Putin might have broken new strategic ground or put the ...
McAfee, in partnership with the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), has conducted a study revealing that cybercime costs $600bn to the businesses annually, equating to 0.8% of global GDP. This is up from the $445bn in global losses that were recorded in 2014, highlighting the growing ...
Happening this afternoon in Washington: The Center For Strategic And International Studies hosts a series of talks on "Oversight and Accountability in U.S. Security Sector Assistance" with a number of Pentagon officials and the House Committee on Armed Services Ranking Member, Rep. Adam Smith ...
Edward Chow, senior fellow for energy and national security at the Center For Strategic And International Studies in Washington, sees the development in terms of the narrow range of choices available to Russia and the global ambitions of President Xi Jinping. "I wonder whether it really isn't just a ...
A report last year from the China Power Project at the Center For Strategic And International Studies suggests the J-20 could be used to strike enemy airfields and command centers in the ground attack role. Read More. The report also points out that if long-range air-to-air missile are mounted on the J-20, ...
The Center For Strategic And International Studies pegs the worldwide cost of cybercrime at $445 billion a year[v]. According to the 2016 Cost of Cybercrime Study, data breaches, cyber-fraud and related disruptions impact U.S. organizations the hardest, with the average cyberattack generating $17.36 ...
But in an article in Foreign Affairs, Andrea Kendall-Taylor, a senior associate at the Center For Strategic And International Studies, and Erica Frantz, a professor at Michigan State University, warn that citizens in Europe "should hesitate before assuming that they are invulnerable to a populist-driven backslide.
But the political backdrop for the attack makes Russia by far the most likely culprit, says James Lewis, the director of the Center For Strategic And International Studies' technology and Public Policy Program. After all, the Russian hacker group known as Fancy Bear, widely believed to be part of its military ...
"The risk is that when the budget is flowing freely, policy makers are usually reluctant to make hard choices," said Todd Harrison, director of defense budget analysis at the Center For Strategic And International Studies, a non-partisan think tank. "While this is not a record increase, it comes on top of a budget ...

Over a year into Donald Trump's bizarre Presidency, one of the many things he somehow hasn't quite gotten around to doing yet is to appoint a new ambassador to South Korea. A year ago, Trump moved faster. Among his first acts was to sack every single ambassador who was a political appointee of his ...
Investing in interceptors isn't enough because they can't work without the other components of a missile defense system, Deputy Director of the Missile Defense Agency Rear Adm. Jon Hill said during remarks at the Center For Strategic And International Studies in Washington, D.C.. Enemy missiles must be ...
... March 22, that's halfway through the fiscal year on a continuing resolution and it's especially disruptive because the budget request for fiscal year '18 ... is significantly higher than the CR level," said Todd Harrison, the director of defense budget analysis at the Center For Strategic And International Studies.
Philip Breedlove, former Supreme Allied Commander Europe, will speak on enhanced deterrence in Europe at 2 p.m. Monday at the Center For Strategic And International Studies in Washington. http://bit.ly/2EAzVRU. Rep. Will Hurd · William Ballard HurdCrowded primaries loom in Texas House races Dem ...
While in Washington, the delegation will meet with representatives from the Department of State and Department of Defense as well as participate in a panel discussion on security at the Center For Strategic And International Studies (CSIS), according to a Riigikogu press release. The Defence and Security ...
H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, received a delegation from the US-based Centre for Strategic and International Studies, CSIS, headed by Jon B. Alterman, Director, Middle East Programme, in Abu Dhabi on Sunday. Sheikh Abdullah ...
Gregory Poling of the Center For Strategic And International Studies (CSIS) and director of the Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative (AMTI) said leaders should shed off defeatism and actively explore ways to promote regional peace. "There are lot of options between surrender and war that are not being ...
It will include expert witnesses from the Sasakawa peace Foundation, Center For Strategic And International Studies, and Center For American Progress. FITNESS TRACKER UPDATE: the Pentagon says it does not believe any sensitive or classified information has been compromised by the revelation a ...
"Every leader in the world is trying to figure out where the United States is going," said Jon Alterman, director of the Middle East program at the Center For Strategic And International Studies in Washington. "I still think the president is struggling to articulate what American leadership means. The president's ...
Monday, Jan. 29 at 1:00 pm: The Center For Strategic And International Studies will host an event on Russia's Electronic Warfare Capabilities to 2025. Roger McDermott will deliver remarks, followed by a discussion with Michael Kofman moderated by Olga Oliker. Register to attend. Tuesday, Jan.
Robert Neller, the commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps, acknowledged the limitations of military plans during an appearance at the Center For Strategic And International Studies on Thursday. "If [a U.S. conflict with North Korea] were to go down, I'm not now so sure it's going to go down the way we ...
The Members heard from a panel of three witnesses: a Deputy Director and Fellow for the technology Policy Program at the Center For Strategic And International Studies, a Senior Research Fellow for the Asia studies Center at the Heritage Foundation, and a Director and Senior Fellow for the Technology ...
Fatih Birol, executive director for the International Energy Agency (IEA), told attendees at a conference at the Center For Strategic And International Studies in Washington, D.C. this week that the U.S. is becoming the "undisputed leader" in oil and gas production. "The U.S. is becoming the undisputed leader ...
So the Chinese, you know, might take a little comfort in that," noted James Lewis of the Center For Strategic And International Studies in Washington, D.C.. "When you look at Europeans talking about blocking each other's content, when you look at the U.S. talking about blocking Russian political warfare, the ...
As James Lewis of the Center For Strategic And International Studies put it recently, "North Korea is both cautious and cunning in its use of force, including cyberattack." But he added: "The North has been successful only against poorly protected targets, of which there are many, suggesting that there is a ...
The disagreements are "intractable," said a report published in November, gathering views of scholars from the Washington-based think tank Center For Strategic And International Studies (CSIS) and the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC). In the latest U.S. national security strategy report published ...
Construction is shown on Fiery Cross Reef, in the Spratly Islands in the disputed South China Sea, in this June 16, 2017, satellite image released by Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative at the Center For Strategic And International Studies (CSIS) to Reuters on June 29, 2017. On Tuesday, Brian Hook, ...
Todd Harrison, a senior fellow at the Center For Strategic And International Studies, said he believes that uncertainty in the budget for DoD and multiple delays under the continuing resolution will put the Pentagon in a precarious position: When an official budget is finally agreed upon, DoD may not have ...
... Dunford's confidence, U.S. defense analysts are harboring doubt about the actual impact of the paper. "A strategy that is set without regard for resource constraint is a strategy that risks being inexecutable," said Todd Harrison, a defense budget expert at the Center For Strategic And International Studies.
The challenge will be getting the money to implement such an ambitious strategy and enough relief from day-to-day commitments to focus forces and programs on the long-term threat from China and Russia." Cancian is a senior adviser at the Center For Strategic And International Studies' International ...
Thomas Warren Ross is a Senior Fellow at the Center For Strategic And International Studies. He previously served as the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Security Cooperation from 2014 to 2017. For more information on issues and events that shape our world, please visit the CSS blog Network ...
Lightfoot, speaking at a Center For Strategic And International Studies civil space forum Jan. 18, joked about setting the record for longest-serving acting administrator. "Having the record for the longest-running acting administrator, for those of you who are Bull Durham fans, that's like having the minor ...
Good morning! Axios turns 1 today and we've launched our newest coverage area: international affairs. See the new stream here, where you can find a mix of our own reporting and the voices of outside experts. One other thing: 40 years ago today, the late, brilliant songwriter Warren Zevon released the album Excitable Boy ...
Todd Harrison, a space and budget expert with the Center For Strategic And International Studies, said the PDSA position could go unfilled "for a while" without any real negative effects, in part because the role was designed to be weak. The PDSA was responsible with coordinating space activities and ...
House Speaker Paul Ryan jabbed at Democrats on Thursday for tying a two-year deal to boost defense spending to immigration talks. Speaking on military readiness at the Center For Strategic And International Studies, the Wisconsin Republican predicted a budget cap deal is "very close" but complained ...
Cha now teaches at Georgetown University, runs the Asian studies program within its school of Foreign Service, and is a senior adviser at the Center For Strategic And International Studies. "At a time when the value of expert knowledge is discounted, this appointment will stand out," Scott Snyder, director of ...
Instead of equipping our troops for tomorrow's fight, we've let them become woefully underequipped," Ryan said at the Center For Strategic And International Studies think tank in Washington, D.C.. While Ryan has urged House lawmakers to pass another short-term CR Friday to avoid shutting down the ...
"Its job is to sit up there, stare at the earth and look for bright plumes that come from a rocket launch," said Todd Harrison, director of aerospace and security projects with the Center For Strategic And International Studies. "It's our first line of detection for missiles that might be launched at the U.S. or U.S. ...
But in the event that both North Korea and the two allies hold up their end of the deal, there could emerge diplomatic space for dialogue between Washington and Pyongyang, according to Sue Mi Terry, senior fellow at the Center For Strategic And International Studies. "I doubt this request to postpone joint ...
The year 2017 was "a constructive year for Chinese base building" in the South China Sea, according to Washington D.C.-based Center For Strategic And International Studies (CSIS). On December 14, CSIS reported that China had completed 29 hectares (290,000 square meters) of "new real estate" on ...
John Hamre, a former deputy Secretary of Defense, recently cautioned colleagues at the Center For Strategic And International Studies, which he heads, that a high-level administration official had admonished him that "we are running out of time on North Korea." To which Hamre responded: "What the hell ...
"It's a total turnaround from where we were in the '70s," said Frank Verrastro, senior vice president at the Center For Strategic And International Studies. shale oil drills can now plunge deep into the earth, pivot and tunnel sideways for miles, hitting an oil pocket the size of a chair, Verrastro said. The United ...
"The New Barbarianism" is a documentary that addresses this additional war casualty. The Washington-based Center For Strategic And International Studies made the film, and it was directed by a former "NewsHour" foreign editor, Justin Kenny. I taped a conversation on this topic earlier in the week, but first ...


 

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