• The PLA at 90: On the Road to Becoming a World-Class Military?

    by - Aug 18, 2017
    Originally Published on The Jamestown Foundation By: Dennis J. Blasko, Elsa Kania, Stephen Armitage China recently celebrated the 90th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) with a parade and military exercises at the Zhurihe Training...
  • S. Korea’s Moon: There will be no war on Korean peninsula

    by - Aug 17, 2017
    There will be no war on the Korean peninsula, South Korean President Moon Jae-In said Thursday, saying Seoul effectively had a veto over US military action in response to the North’s nuclear and missile programmes. Tensions...
  • Latin America rejects US military threat in Venezuela

    by - Aug 15, 2017
    Several Latin American nations have come out strongly against US President Donald Trump’s threat of military intervention to solve the ongoing political crisis in Venezuela. In surprise comments on Friday, Trump asserted a “military option” could...
  • Trump’s Generals Can Save The World From War

    by - Aug 13, 2017
    Last November, when James Mattis traveled to Bedminster, New Jersey, at the behest of the president-elect, his close friends were shocked. They couldn’t believe Mattis, a retired Marine Corps general, would consider working in the new...
  • Putin’s Foreign Policy Non-Options in Response to US Sanctions

    by - Aug 12, 2017
    Originally Published on The Jamestown Foundation By Pavel Baev It has gradually dawned on the Russian leadership that the legislation approved by the US Congress amounts not just to some more tightening of sanctions, but to...
  • Calling the Chinese Bully’s Bluff

    by - Aug 9, 2017
    By Brahma Chellaney NEW DELHI – The more power China has accumulated, the more it has attempted to achieve its foreign-policy objectives with bluff, bluster, and bullying. But, as its Himalayan border standoff with India’s military continues,...

Old Bridge in Mostar

Cathedral at Chernihiv Ukraine

Trinity Cathedral (17th century) in the city of Chernihiv Ukraine