A new Council report argues the recent series of coups across the Sahelian region should prompt a major reassessment of US military assistance.
American weapons play a key role in the defense strategies of both US partners.
Research Associate Ethan Kessler explains the benefits and drawbacks of what’s become a major US foreign policy tool.
Ethan Kessler weighs in on US military preparedness to deal with any potential Chinese aggression toward Taiwan.
Russia has allied with Iran to work around sanctions on both countries. Ethan Kessler discusses on Deep State Radio.
Military conscription is a good start, but leaders in Taipei need to act with greater urgency still, Ethan Kessler writes.
The strategy debate has serious implications for both Taipei and, by association, the United States, argues Ethan Kessler.
Roughly $24 billion in military aid has been authorized for Ukraine since August—dwarfing total US assistance to the country in all previous years.
“Just 35 percent of Americans supported sending US troops to Ukraine, a decrease from 50 percent in July 2021,” writes Ethan Kessler in Responsible Statecraft.
Economic sanctions: what they are, how the US has used them in foreign policy, and considerations for current policymakers.