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Russell Berman: Hoover Scholar Talks About The Crisis In Syria – And How To Resolve It

interview with Russell A. Bermanvia Stanford News
Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Russell Berman talks about the complexities of the Syrian conflict and how peace can be achieved.


Countering A Kleptocratic Kremlin

by Larry Diamondvia The American Interest
Friday, April 20, 2018

With every passing week we have new evidence of the threat that Vladimir Putin’s kleptocracy poses to our democracy, our national security, and the entire liberal world order.

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Trump Is Not Nixon And North Korea Is Not China

quoting Michael R. Auslinvia Bloomberg
Friday, April 20, 2018

The key difference from Beijing in 1972: After any summit, North Korea will remain a weak client state.


Listen: Abbas Milani – Will The Recent Syrian Attacks Mean Increased Hostilities Between Iran And Israel?

interview with Abbas Milanivia KXL-FM
Thursday, April 19, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Abbas Milani discusses the recent Syrian chemical attacks and whether these attacks will lead to an escalation in tensions between Iran and Israel, and if so what does that mean for the US and the rest of the world?

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Why Bezos Really Bought The Washington Post And Other Comments

quoting Adam J. Whitevia New York Post
Thursday, April 19, 2018

Cuba finally has a new president with a new name, Miguel Diaz-Canel. But, assert The Daily Beast’s Christopher Dickey and Ingrid Arnesen, “the notion that a new face in Havana means a new Cuba” is “sadly mistaken.”


Ep. 398: Waiting On A Friend (20:10)

interview with Michael McFaul, Peter M. Robinsonvia Ricochet
Thursday, April 19, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Michael McFaul discusses the warming relations with North Korea, what to do about Syria, and how to handle Russia and President Putin.

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Attacking Syria: Implications For The Rule Of Law

quoting Jack Goldsmithvia Foreign Policy Journal
Thursday, April 19, 2018

At this stage it seems reasonable to wonder whether Syria was attacked because it didn’t use chemical weapons rather than because it did. That may seem strange until we remember rather weighty suspicions surrounding the main accusers, especially the White Helmets with their long standing links to the U.S. Government, and past skepticism about their inflammatory accusations that critics claim reflect fabricated evidence conveniently available at crisis moments.

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To Tame Tehran

by Samuel Tadrosvia Hoover Digest
Friday, April 20, 2018

The mullahs may have played their cards masterfully, but the game isn’t over. We can still meet them and call them.

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Cybersecurity League, Assemble!

by Toomas Hendrik Ilvesvia Hoover Digest
Friday, April 20, 2018

Unlike the Cold War, today’s asymmetrical “code war” makes open nations uniquely vulnerable. The free world must form a united front against cyberattacks.

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Unleashing the High-tech Dogs of War

by Herbert Linvia Hoover Digest
Friday, April 20, 2018

Artificial intelligence will bring deadlier, smarter weapons. And the command structures that deploy them are likely to possess fewer scruples about harming civilians.


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