Experts

Ian Brzezinski

Senior Fellow, Transatlantic Security Initiative, Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security

Transatlantic Security Initiative

Matthew Kroenig

Deputy Director for Strategy, Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security

Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security

Barry Pavel

Senior Vice President and Director, Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security

Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security

Content

Fri, Apr 27, 2018

Previewing the Trump Administration’s Missile Defense Review

The Trump administration rolled out a series of national security and defense policy reviews in late 2017 and early 2018, but one important document has yet to be published: the Missile Defense Review (MDR). Insiders predict the Missile Defense Review (MDR) could be published as early as next month, so what can we expect? It […]

New Atlanticist by Matthew Kroenig

Missile Defense Security & Defense

Fri, Apr 6, 2018

India’s quest for fighter jets: Make in India vs. Make America Great Again

Working in tandem with India to improve its capacity to play a stronger role in the region and uphold the existing liberal order, would be a critical stride for US grand strategy.

Report by Bharath Gopalaswamy

Defense Industry Defense Policy

Tue, Feb 20, 2018

US Should Offer Incentives for Iran Missile Testing Moratorium

The Trump administration has been ratcheting up pressure on its European allies to agree to unspecified new measures against Iran’s ballistic missile program as the price for conserving the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). The US, referring to United Nations Security Council Resolution 2231, which codified the 2015 nuclear deal, has repeatedly called on […]

IranSource by Sina Azodi

Middle East Missile Defense

Tue, Feb 20, 2018

Iran’s Missile Program in Perspective

Iran’s missile program has long been a subject of controversy and the Trump administration has in recent weeks tied its continued implementation of a landmark 2015 nuclear accord to European support for more stringent curbs on Iran’s missile development. At a Feb. 20 panel on the issue organized by the Atlantic Council’s Future of Iran […]

Event Recap by Future of Iran Initiative

Iran Middle East

Mon, Feb 12, 2018

A Ticking Clock

Rose Gottemoeller, deputy secretary general of NATO, discusses arms control When the Doomsday Clock took its last big leap, moving from five minutes to three minutes to midnight in 2015, Rose Gottemoeller took it personally. She was then US under secretary of state for arms control and had spent her entire career negotiating with first […]

New Atlanticist by Teri Schultz

Missile Defense NATO

Wed, Dec 6, 2017

Here’s What the New NDAA Means for Missile Defense

The National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) passed by the US Congress in November prioritizes investments in homeland missile defense. US President Donald J. Trump has called for a “state-of-the-art” missile defense system and this new defense budget begins to take steps in that direction.

New Atlanticist by Matthew Kroenig

Missile Defense Security & Defense

Wed, Aug 30, 2017

Kroenig in Defence 24: NATO Should Recognize the Russian Missile Threat to Europe

Read the full article here.

In the News by Matthew Kroenig

Missile Defense NATO

Mon, Jul 31, 2017

Left of launch: Countering theater ballistic missiles

NATO currently finds itself in an increasingly competitive international environment, with potential adversaries who field, among other things, progressively capable ballistic and cruise missile capabilities. This is particularly the case with Russia, which has proven itself capable of fielding conventional long- range strike capabilities that can reach far into NATO territory.

Issue Brief by Herbert C. Kemp

Missile Defense NATO

Fri, May 5, 2017

Must go faster

The Army, Navy, and Air Force Departments all seem to be talking up new ideas for fast-moving weapons. So does the Pentagon need to be putting more money there? Does any other defense ministry? Perhaps, but sometimes necessity is truncated by feasibility. For with hypersonics, the tactical advantages are great, but so are the technical challenges.

Defense Industrialist by James Hasik

Defense Industry Defense Technologies

Thu, Apr 27, 2017

Stein Quoted by Syria Deeply on Turkish Airstrikes in Syria

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In the News by Aaron Stein

Missile Defense Security & Defense