A lipstick pistol, a button-hole camera, a lethal umbrella and an authentic waterboarding table: the espionage world’s heroic, ingenious and sordid sides are all on show in Washington’s all-new, much-expanded International Spy Museum.
Six years ago, in 2013, we managed to reach agreement on establishing a direct line of communication between Russia and the US in the event of cyber incidents.
The lack of agreement at the second North Korea (DPRK)–US Summit in Hanoi highlights the necessity of an alternative approach; particularly one which ensures that the DPRK continues to engage the regional and international community.
Russia suspends the Cold War-era Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty.
Tensions in the South China Sea have somewhat abated but the latent flashpoint remains. In mid-October 2018, a near collision took place between a US and Chinese warship.
The world is embarking on a new era of high uncertainty and risks. The unfolding trade frictions between the US and China has caused unprecedented disruption to the global trade system. Such disruption was not seen since the end of the Cold War.
As China’s interests continue to expand, so too does its desire to participate in global affairs. But contrary to some recent commentary, which seems to rattle the US, it seems unlikely that ‘world power’ or ‘world domination’ are China’s priorities, writes Neil Thomas.
Trump says the US will exit the Cold-War era Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty.
The president of the leading global power has made it clear that he has no interest in getting involved in resolving any of the world’s shared problems.
US and USSR “hot wars” were far more severe than the current China US trade war.
The US Navy held a ceremony at Norfolk in Virginia on Friday for the re-establishment of its US Second Fleet which will be responsible for naval forces along the East Coast and in the northern Atlantic Ocean.
Russia uses a guarded communications channel with US’s top general to cooperate to rebuild Syria and repatriate refugees.
Cambodia has been the contesting ground of major powers and now it seems to be the beginning for a new Cold War provoked by some Western countries as they ignore the realities in the Kingdom.
Never has a show become so relevant despite having a storyline taking place decades ago. “The Americans” is a 1980s Cold War drama that hits a little too close to home with the “hot mess” that we now call American politics.
Russian military officials announced recently that their new Zircon anti-ship missile is capable of speeds, roughly six times the speed of sound. For many observers, this escalation of missile systems comes at a dangerous time.
Pyongyang’s foreign minister Ri Yong Ho responded that Mr Trump had “declared war” and North Korea reserved the right to take counter-measures.
Political reconciliation and national unity are the only way for Cambodia to navigate through such turbulent times.