In the NewsJul 17, 2023
Charai in the National Interest: Sweden’s NATO Accession Limits Putin’s Options
By Atlantic Council
The Western powers are now more united with the Baltic nations than ever before. After months of diplomatic delays, Sweden can now join NATO—a genuine triumph for the Biden administration. This development has enormous geostrategic implications for the ongoing conflict between Ukraine and Russia. Ahmed Charai is a Moroccan publisher and an Atlantic Council Board Director. He […]
ReportJun 8, 2023
Operationalizing integrated deterrence: Applying joint force targeting across the competition continuum
By Gen James Cartwright, USMC (ret.), Lt Col Justin M. Conelli, USAF, Clementine G. Starling, and Julia Siegel
General James E. Cartwright, Lieutenant Colonel Justin M. Conelli, and Clementine G. Starling advance a framework for operationalizing integrated deterrence.
UkraineAlertJun 6, 2023
Is China preparing for a post-Putin Russia?
By Anders Åslund
Xi Jinping and Vladimir Putin have famously proclaimed a "friendship without limits" but the Chinese leader may be looking to a post-Putin Russia and cultivating ties with Putin's PM Mikhail Mishustin, writes Anders Åslund.
New AtlanticistJun 1, 2023
How the United States and Poland can use this moment to reshape transatlantic security
By Daniel Fried
Poland and the United States must keep Ukraine front and center, maintain transatlantic unity, and champion democratic values. Our Warsaw Week charted a way forward.
Issue BriefMay 30, 2023
China’s subsea-cable power in the Middle East and North Africa
By Dale Aluf
Dale Aluf analyzes China's campaign to make countries in the region more dependent on Chinese networks, while reducing its own dependence on foreign cables. China’s growing presence in the Middle East and North Africa’s cable industry is significant because Beijing has the power to shape the route of global internet traffic by determining when, where, and how to build cables.
UkraineAlertMay 27, 2023
Exploring the secrets of Ukraine’s successful wartime diplomacy
By Yuna Potomkina
Over the past 15 months, Ukraine has built an international coalition of partners prepared to arm the country against Russia's invasion. This unprecedented diplomatic success offers important lessons, writes Yuna Potomkina.
In the NewsMay 27, 2023
Agachi interviewed by TVR Info on Western unity and resolve before NATO Summit (in Romanian)
On February 3, Anca was interviewed by TVR Info on Western unity and resolve at the current moment in Russia's war in Ukraine and expectations for the upcoming NATO Vilnius Summit (video in Romanian).
UkraineAlertMay 25, 2023
Russian narratives ignore real reasons for Western support of Ukraine
By Richard Cashman
Russian attempts to explain away Western support for Ukraine with conspiracy theories and outdated arguments are falling flat as the democratic world continues to oppose Moscow's invasion, writes Richard Cashman.