A letter from John Ratcliffe given to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday was a true bombshell, alleging that U.S. intelligence was weaponized in an effort to defeat Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election.
Putin has taken advantage of the problems facing Lukashenko to compel the Belarusian dictator to concede to his demands for integration with Russia. The Russian permanent military presence in Belarus has started.
The Burke Chair at CSIS has released an analysis on the U.S. force cuts in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Syria, as well as on the corresponding impact these cuts will have to the future U.S. defense posture in the region.
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