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When Deplorables Become Ungovernables

When Deplorables Become Ungovernables

December 20, 2020
China, Russia and Iran are the top three existential “threats” to the U.S., according to the National Security Strategy. Three features distinguish the top three. They are all sovereign powers. They a…
The Caspian Sea as Battleground

The Caspian Sea as Battleground

December 17, 2020
Populated at the time by fluent Hebrew speakers, the Israel desk of Armenia’s for­eign ministry waited back in 1991— in the immediate wake of the collapse of the Soviet Union—for a phone call that nev…