ON THE FIGHT
There is a pervasive belief among national security pundits that the threat of al-Qaeda and its associated movements and affiliates has not only receded but become little more than a nuisance.
At USNI News, defense analyst Daniel Trombly examines what exactly it would mean to actually go to the mattress with North Korea.
ON THE FORCE
The Navy has armed the Fire Scout with missiles. The Fire Scout is the sea service’s premiere remotely piloted vehicle.
Micah Zenko’s been arguing forcefully for weeks that all drone strikes should be conducted by the Pentagon, and this week’s Council of Foreign Relations write-up is no exception.
The top US commander in Afghanistan has requested a reallocation of personnel to ensure he can cover any contingencies, especially a resurgent Taliban.
Foxconn, the manufacturer behind Apple’s wildly successful iPad and iPhone lines, is readying the next iPhone.