November 29, 2018
| Anthony H. CordesmanThis study conducts a wide-ranging analysis of China’s grand strategy, emergence as a superpower, strategic posture, potential limits to superpower status, and posture vis-à-vis the United States.
A spasm of reporting on Khashoggi, and a flood of OP-EDs dumping on Saudi Arabia – followed by a lack of in depth coverage of the problem – is no memorial to someone who seems to have died for trying to speak the truth.
September 26, 2018
| Anthony H. CordesmanThe Burke Chair is issuing a new report on global trends in terrorism and the key problems in U.S. official reporting. It presents graphic summary and analysis of the new State Department report, and questions the reported drop in terrorism in 2017.
The U.S. State Department issued its latest annual report on terrorism on August 19, 2018. The report updates its past estimates to cover 2017 and provides a separate Annex of Statistical Information that summarizes the global trends in terrorism.