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Reshmi Kazi quoted in Voice of America on US-India Cooperation

The United States and India announced on Tuesday they are strengthening cooperation on fighting terrorism. -snip-

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Shane Mason quoted in Reuters on US-India military logistics agreement

The United States and India signed an agreement on Monday governing the use of each other's land, air and naval bases for repair and resupply, a step toward building defense ties as they seek to counter the growing maritime assertiveness of China. -snip-

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Bill Reinsch quoted in Politico on Pacific trade deal

Donald Trump has vowed to kill the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal — and as president he’d be empowered to stop the agreement even if Congress passes it. -snip-

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Stimson's "Rising Pessimism about the China-US Relationship: Will Taiwan Benefit?" event featured on C-SPAN

Hung-Jen Wang, a Stimson Center visiting fellow and political science assistant professor at National Cheng Kung University in Taipei, talked about the future of U.S.-China relations as China attempts to expand its military presence in the South China Sea.

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Stimson’s Conventional Defense program data cited in IOL News

Despite being legally obligated to an act that deters exploitation of children, US President Barack Obama has allowed South Sudan to continue recruiting child soldiers, writes Azad Essa.

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Abhijit Iyer-Mitra op-ed in Business Standard on Scorpene leak

Whether one looks at the Scorpène data leak from a commercial point of view or a state espionage point of view the facts simply don't add up.  

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Stimson's "The Army Goes to School: The Connection between K-12 Education Standards and the Military-Base Economy" report cited in Stars and Stripes

While Congress balks at the Department of Defense’s request for a new round of base closings to sweep away excess installations, the military is quietly taking steps to size up the value of bases in preparation for potentially dramatic action at the local level. -snip-

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Yun Sun quoted in Frontier Myanmar on China officials meeting with Myanmar ethnic armed groups

YANGON — Special Envoy Sun Guoxiang and other senior Chinese officials met with two of Myanmar’s strongest ethnic armed groups on August 24, two days after Daw Aung San Suu Kyi returned from her first visit to China as head of Myanmar’s government and a week before the commencement of the upcomin

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Michael Krepon op-ed in Arms Control Wonk on the CTBT and the Republican Party

The skirmish between Senator Bob Corker and the Obama Administration over the UN Security Council resolution on the CTBT is yet another reflection of the demise of the internationalist wing of the Republican

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Yun Sun cited in People's Daily on the Hangzhou G20 Summit

Group of Twenty (G20) summit to be held in Hangzhou, the guests will usher in leaders of Egypt, Senegal, Chad, Laos, Thailand and other participants, will present the interests of developing countries, developing countries issued a prominent feature of the sound. -snip-

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