Conte’s shock resignation as Italy’s Prime Minister has plunged the country into chaos - with former leader Matteo Renzi hinting he could even team up with rival Five Star Movement in a desperate bid to counter Lega chief Matteo Salvini.
Tusk today accused Boris Johnson of wanting to "re-establish a hard border" in Ireland as he lashed out at the Prime Minister's demands Brussels removes the controversial backstop in order to strike a Brexit deal.
It is all too tempting to focus narrowly on the maritime crisis in the Gulf. In practice, however, the U.S. already faces other threats in the region and from Iran, and at least one is potentially far more serious in grand strategic terms.
NATO does not issue any net assessments of the balance between NATO and Russia and its capability to deter and fight. It does not openly address any of the many national problems and issues in current force structure nation-by-nation strength and readines
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