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Daily News Brief: Iran, Afghanistan and the Chinese military

Daily News Brief

Daily News Brief: Iran, Afghanistan and the Chinese military

Read today's top news stories as compiled by Worldfocus staff. Today, progress in Iran; Chinese military might; and a journey in photographs through Beirut's historic markets.

Posted: October 21, 2009 11:54   Comments: 0
Missile defense that will defend

Nina Hachigian (blog)

Missile defense that will defend

Worldfocus blogger Nina Hachigian praises the Obama administration's shift on missile defense.

Posted: September 21, 2009 09:25   Comments: 0
Week in review: War crimes in Gaza and missile defense

Week in Review (video)

Week in review: War crimes in Gaza and missile defense

Carla Robbins of The New York Times and David Andelman of the World Policy Journal discuss the week's top stories: Obama's reversal on a missile defense plan for Europe, the battle against Islamic militants and this week's United Nations report on the war in Gaza.

Posted: September 18, 2009 15:48   Comments: 10
Obama switches course on European missile defense

Interview (video)

Obama switches course on European missile defense

U.S. President Barack Obama announced that he is dropping a controversial plan for a missile defense system in Europe, intended to counter perceived threats from Iran. Heather Conley of the Center for Strategic and International Studies discusses how the decision will be received in Europe.

Posted: September 17, 2009 13:53   Comments: 4
Russia to re-arm on large scale as NATO expands

Blogwatch

Russia to re-arm on large scale as NATO expands

Russia announced a broad plan to modernize its army and navy on Tuesday. While Russia and the U.S. have been taking some first steps toward improving relations, the prospects of an expanding NATO and a possible U.S. missile defense system have the Russians on edge.

Posted: March 17, 2009 09:40   Comments: 1

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