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04/12/2016 - 7:07pm

Dr. Michael Makvosky, President and CEO of JINSA and Gen. Charles Wald, USAF (Ret.), Co-Chair of JINSA's Iran Strategy Council write in Politico that sanctions won't check Iran's ambitions anymore. It's time to think bigger.

04/11/2016 - 7:05pm

On February 29 through March 1, JINSA Leaders got a first-hand look at Submarine Group 10 based at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay in Kingsland, Georgia. The base is the U.S. Atlantic Fleet's home port for Ohio-class ballistic missile submarines armed with Trident missile nuclear weapons.

04/11/2016 - 6:50pm

VADM John Bird, USN (Ret.) and Gemunder Center Associate Director Jonathan Ruhe write in RealClearDefense that to meet the U.S. military’s nuclear deterrent force requirements, it is critical to begin advanced procurement of the Ohio-class replacement starting this year; there is no room left for delay.

04/01/2016 - 12:20pm

We've long thought President Obama should adopt the Costanza approach in matters of national security and simply do the opposite of what his instincts tell him to do, since his policies toward Iran, Israel, ISIS, Russia, and others seem textbook studies of how not to conduct foreign policy.

03/25/2016 - 9:54am

As the Iran Strategy Council predicted in an initial assessment in September 2015, the strategic balance in the Middle East has already begun tilting dangerously toward Iran, its allies and its proxies, making conflict more likely. Now, the pace and degree to which shift is occurring exceeds even our prior analysis, and threatens to overwhelm the ability of the United States to correct course.

03/17/2016 - 2:06pm

Iran and Russia are right. Or, at least, they are better interpreters of international law than the Harvard Law Review editor currently residing at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. After Iran test-fired multiple ballistic missiles last week, the Obama administration has been at pains to find a legal basis on which to condemn the launches and push for more international sanctions. They should have thought of that before negotiating away all meaningful international legal restrictions on Iran’s conventional weapons programs as part of last summer's nuclear deal.

03/17/2016 - 9:47am

President Obama's rush to a nuclear deal with Iran has strengthened Tehran swiftly, and now it stands to destabilize the whole mideast region as the Obama administration turns to new projects and the president heads for the exit door, according to former top Pentagon brass.

01/26/2016 - 12:48pm

Gemunder Center Senior Advisor Lt. Gen. David Deptula discusses the lessons and challenges of Operation Desert Storm on its 25th anniversary on Defense News TV

01/25/2016 - 10:57am

Three important events in the fight between Sunnis and Shiites took place this week, including the removal of global sanctions on Iran, and Pakistan's announcement that it would respond to any attack on Saudi Arabia. Is the world's only Muslim nuclear nation about to intervene in the Middle East?

01/17/2016 - 10:23am

Sheriff Adam Christianson talks at a Latino Community Roundtable luncheon Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, in Modesto about his trip to Israel in November to learn about Israeli national security.

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