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National Security Reform: What Happened in Congress?

January 10th, 2017|Comments Off on National Security Reform: What Happened in Congress?

Summary On December 23, 2016, President Obama signed the long-awaited National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for FY 2017. The act ... Read more

Authorizing Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC)

September 21st, 2016|Comments Off on Authorizing Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC)

In its FY 2017 budget proposal, the administration, for the fifth year running, requested authority for another base realignment and closing (BRAC) round.

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Japan-India Nuclear Cooperation Agreement

November 21st, 2016|Comments Off on Japan-India Nuclear Cooperation Agreement

After years of negotiation, India and Japan signed an historic deal that would allow Japan to export nuclear technology, equipment, and material to India.

Original Video Series: Iran Nuclear Deal – Part 3: The Iran Deal: The View from Iran

November 17th, 2016|Comments Off on Original Video Series: Iran Nuclear Deal – Part 3: The Iran Deal: The View from Iran

A year ago, Iran’s Foreign Ministry officials, in charge of negotiating the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), hailed what they described as a new era for their country.