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October 18, 2011
  • October 18, 2010 - Russia increasing military profile near Japan and in Pacific generally
  • October 18, 2010 - Failure rate of China's once-successful private enterprises reaches alarming levels
  • October 18, 2010 - Analysis: China's anti-ship missile is a 'game-changer'


  • October 14, 2011
  • October 14, 2010 - Forced to choose between Iran and Assad, Hamas faces fiscal crisis
  • October 14, 2010 - Khamenei orders expansion of Iranian navy into strategic force
  • October 14, 2010 - 500,000 Bedouins filling the vacuum of Egyptian power in the Sinai


  • October 12, 2011
  • October 12, 2010 - Administration split over intel on Pakistan ties to Haqqani Network


  • October 10, 2011
  • October 10, 2010 - China suspected in cyber attack on Japan's major defense contractor, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries
  • October 10, 2010 - White House defends limited Taiwan arms package; China criticizes sale, regardless
  • October 10, 2010 - India and Japan are complicating Beijing's vision for the South China Sea


  • October 6, 2011
  • October 6, 2010 - Hizbullah penetrated at senior level for second time by Israeli spies
  • October 6, 2010 - Turkey wants concessions in exchange for agreeing to NATO radar


  • October 5, 2011
  • October 5, 2010 - Cyber intel report: New terrorists need not be educated or well-funded
  • October 5, 2010 - Israel: Iran shifting arms smuggling routes from Syria to the Sinai


  • October 3, 2011
  • October 3, 2010 - Obama covertly backing Taiwan's KMT party incumbent over pro-independence challenger
  • October 3, 2010 - China Internet site reports building, testing of tactical anti-rocket laser cannons
  • October 3, 2010 - Canadian MP possibly compromised by young, female Xinhua reporter


  • September 27, 2011
  • September 27, 2010 - Pentagon official: U.S. woefully inadequate in critical information war
  • September 27, 2010 - Administration pushing missile defense accord opposed by Pentagon
  • September 27, 2010 - On the ropes, Al Qaida nonetheless scoring strategic successes


  • September 26, 2011
  • September 26, 2010 - Russia agrees to strengthen military ties with N. Korea following Siberian pipeline deal
  • September 26, 2010 - Chinese woman convicted in Virginia for selling counterfeit CISCO routers


  • September 23, 2011
  • September 23, 2010 - Release of diplomat by Pakistan paved way for close Iran-Al Qaida ties
  • September 23, 2010 - Israel realizing Hamas has become a truly international organization
  • September 23, 2010 - Egypt-Turkey alignment against Israel 'most important shift since 1949'


  • September 21, 2011
  • September 21, 2010 - U.S. intelligence identified 'specific' but not confirmed Al Qaida threat
  • September 21, 2010 - Report: Iran building cyber army to guard web, thwart external forces


  • September 20, 2011
  • September 20, 2010 - GE-China jet tech joint venture challenged by Pentagon, Congress
  • September 20, 2010 - Kim Jong-Il on the rebound: Is the wily 'Dear Leader' at the top of his game?
  • September 20, 2010 - N. Korea's RGB Office No. 6 said to be running anti-GPS military jamming operations


  • September 16, 2011
  • September 16, 2010 - The Assad women have long played a major role in Syrian regime
  • September 16, 2010 - PLA Navy warship initiated incident with Indian vessel in S. China Sea
  • September 16, 2010 - Pentagon annual report confirms Huawei ties to China military


  • September 15, 2011
  • September 15, 2010 - Russia's 2007 cyber attack was world's 'first ... against a nation state'
  • September 15, 2010 - Al Qaida's northern Africa affiliate linked to Nigeria blast


  • September 12, 2011
  • September 12, 2010 - Pentagon reveals China's deep underground 3,000-mile network of nuclear facilities
  • September 12, 2010 - Beijing sets China policy track for Japan's new PM, using pre-emptive rhetorical and maritime tactics


  • September 9, 2011
  • September 9, 2010 - Annual report: China 'continues to develop and refine' space weapons
  • September 9, 2010 - Egypt regime worries young officers will resist security ties with Israel


  • September 8, 2011
  • September 8, 2010 - Report on new N. Korea missile lines backs Gates' warning of 'direct threat' to U.S.
  • September 8, 2010 - Report: North Korea provided Iran with nuclear software, training
  • September 8, 2010 - Hizbullah buffeted by decline of Assad, findings of Hariri


  • September 5, 2011
  • September 5, 2010 - 'Historic' visit to Israel by Chinese chief of staff was third high-level bilateral exchange this year
  • September 5, 2010 - Taiwan confirms U.S. buckled under Beijing's pressure, killing F-16 deal
  • September 5, 2010 - China's state-owned multinationals face massive loss of Libya contracts to NATO


  • September 3, 2011
  • September 3, 2010 - Cable confirms Qatar backing for Hamas regime in Gaza Strip
  • September 3, 2010 - U.S. Intel assessment: Egypt has okayed Islamist takeover in Sinai
  • September 3, 2010 - U.S. military coordinating effort to develop UAV swarm capability


  • September 1, 2011
  • September 1, 2010 - Iran leaned on Iraq's Maliki for a $10 billion bailout to Assad regime
  • September 1, 2010 - Natanz centrifuges moved underground to protect against air strikes
  • September 1, 2010 - Hamas ordered 25 SAMs from Libya to target Israel overflights


  • August 31, 2011
  • August 31, 2010 - U.S. sought to stop Iran shipment of drones to Venezuela, via Turkey
  • August 31, 2010 - Assad's uncle, 'brain', helped Syrian regime profit from its corruption


  • August 30, 2011
  • August 30, 2010 - In first, Pro-South political slogans are spotted in North Korea


  • August 23, 2011
  • August 23, 2010 - Former official: Military exchanges with China 'utterly failed' to advance U.S. interests
  • August 23, 2010 - China sites showcase new high-altitude, reconnaissance UAV
  • August 23, 2010 - Report: China billionaires tend to die before their time


  • August 22, 2011
  • August 22, 2010 - Report: China building space plane believed capable of combat mission
  • August 22, 2010 - China military cracking down on Internet search terms related to nuke sub radiation leak


  • August 17, 2011
  • August 17, 2010 - Iran Navy plans 90-day submarine missions in international waters
  • August 17, 2010 - Kurds, Iran both claim heavy casualties in Kandil mountains battles
  • August 17, 2010 - Erdogan's new generals ordered to stop flow of Kurdish insurgents


  • August 16, 2011
  • August 16, 2010 - FBI 'Insider threats' guidelines details damage by major China spies
  • August 16, 2010 - NSA report advises securing home networks, provides how-to list


  • August 15, 2011
  • August 15, 2010 - Pentagon task force completes air-sea battle concept to counter China buildup
  • August 15, 2010 - North Korea plans for satellite launch seen linked to development of 'TD-2' ICBM
  • August 15, 2010 - China bullet train crash highlights nation's unusually high accident rate


  • August 11, 2011
  • August 11, 2010 - Israel: Weapons convoys from Syria to Lebanon increasing since June
  • August 11, 2010 - Next chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff affirms emerging China policy


  • August 10, 2011
  • August 10, 2010 - Treasury confirms Iran as world's 'leading state sponsor of terrorism'
  • August 10, 2010 - U.S. intel: Iran network funding Al Qaida ops in Afghanistan, Pakistan


  • August 9, 2011
  • August 9, 2010 - Intelligence: China would use pulse weapons as 'trump card' against U.S. carriers
  • August 9, 2010 - NSC official played key role in blocking sale of F-16s to Taiwan
  • August 9, 2010 - Seoul sees China favoring Korean status quo, plans 'unification diplomacy' initiative


  • August 5, 2011
  • August 5, 2010 - Rising Xi pledges to 'completely destroy' Tibet independence efforts
  • August 5, 2010 - Mini robot fires pencil-sized projectile to burn up, neutralize IEDs


  • August 4, 2011
  • August 4, 2010 - Assad's powerful cousin brings message to Western nations: Back off
  • August 4, 2010 - German strategist: Iran will announce its nuke capability in 2012


  • August 3, 2011
  • August 3, 2010 - Op-ed by former CIA analyst blasts Iran intel estimates as 'politicized'
  • August 3, 2010 - Russian reportedly brainstormed at White House on missile defense
  • August 3, 2010 - DHS warns of 'insider threat' to major utilities on 9/11 anniversary


  • August 1, 2011
  • August 1, 2010 - Chen discloses 'defensive' anti-carrier DF-21D, calls on U.S. to reduce defense spending
  • August 1, 2010 - Chinese intelligence said to rate Romney, Huntsman as preferred GOP candidates
  • August 1, 2010 - China shows off J-10 fighter jet to South Korean defense chief


  • July 29, 2011
  • July 29, 2010 - Iran takes charge of Syria missiles; Assad family rift divides Alawites


  • July 27, 2011
  • July 27, 2010 - Pentagon: Foreign intelligence stole arms system files from contractor


  • July 25, 2011
  • July 25, 2010 - Dead or alive, Jiang Zemin exit seen precipitating major power reshuffle
  • July 25, 2010 - Chinese analysts taking a close look at Panetta as Taiwan test nears
  • July 25, 2010 - China touts new 'Soaring Dragon' drone vs. U.S. Global Hawk


  • July 19, 2011
  • July 19, 2010 - Report: Anti-ship missile based on stolen U.S. technology
  • July 19, 2010 - China tied to counterfeiting of Cisco router components for sale to U.S. Marines


  • July 18, 2011
  • July 18, 2010 - Missed at CCP bash: Jiang Zemin, head of Shanghai faction and 'princelings' Godfather


  • July 14, 2011
  • July 14, 2010 - Iran orders Hizbullah to transfer weapons in advance of Assad's fall
  • July 14, 2010 - Analyst warns U.S. Navy ships in Gulf vulnerable to Iran missiles
  • July 14, 2010 - Iran's covert ballistic missile tests tied to nuclear payload capability


  • July 13, 2011
  • July 13, 2010 - Petraeus: Double agent who bombed Khost CIA base 'had to be met'
  • July 13, 2010 - U.S. concerned by number of S. African passports held by terrorists
  • July 13, 2010 - Rapid response BMD doctrine geared to multi-level missile strikes


  • July 12, 2011
  • July 12, 2010 - Warm words in Beijing by visiting Israeli defense minister raise eyebrows
  • July 12, 2010 - Beijing orders up a less-than-spontaneous Maoist revival as the CCP turns 90
  • July 12, 2010 - North Korean police manual documents deepening and extreme social unrest


  • June 30, 2011
  • June 30, 2010 - Wahabi clergy seen losing control as Saudi youth drawn to new media


  • June 29, 2011
  • June 29, 2010 - Iran said to have slashed Hizbullah's budget by more than 40 percent
  • June 29, 2010 - Hizbullah missile arsenal from Iran, Syria now said to total 50,000


  • June 28, 2011
  • June 28, 2010 - Israeli intelligence: Assad's fall in Syria would be heavy blow to Iran
  • June 28, 2010 - Amtrak increased security after report Al Qaida plotted derailment


  • June 27, 2011
  • June 27, 2010 - Assessment of Hu Jintao's tenure finds regime's 'social contract' with its people 'fragile'
  • June 27, 2010 - Cables detail Chinese indifference to U.S. concerns over continuous arms proliferation to rogue states


  • June 24, 2011
  • June 24, 2010 - Report: Libyan rebels have sold at least 300 rockets to Hamas
  • June 24, 2010 - U.S. maintaining major military presence in Gulf, with 50,000 in Kuwait
  • June 24, 2010 - Arab Spring disrupts U.S. arms exports to region, but not to Egypt


  • June 22, 2011
  • June 22, 2010 - Gates alludes to emerging U.S. strategy to diminish superpower status
  • June 22, 2010 - Cable: Iran looking to Namibia to augment limited uranium supply
  • June 22, 2010 - Iran sent subs to Red Sea to identify 'other countries' combat vessels'


  • June 20, 2011
  • June 20, 2010 - Gates signals 'Chinese sensitivities' taking priority over Taiwan Relations Act, a U.S. law
  • June 20, 2010 - Major cyber attack on high level Google Gmail accounts, Lockeed Martin traced to China
  • June 20, 2010 - Cable revealed U.S. concerns about 'illegal' fighter jet tech exchange between Pakistan, China


  • June 17, 2011
  • June 17, 2010 - Administration withheld information on security programs for Yemen
  • June 17, 2010 - 30 of Turkey's 300 generals have been arrested on coup plot charges
  • June 17, 2010 - New Magic Wand missile defense system could be ready this year


  • June 16, 2011
  • June 16, 2010 - Report: Iraq's tolerance for Iran infiltration signals weak security policy
  • June 16, 2010 - Hamas internal feud tied to speech backing agreement with Israel
  • June 16, 2010 - Gulf states weigh doubling Peninsula Shield force, adding new bases


  • June 15, 2011
  • June 15, 2010 - U.S. weighs military response to cyber attacks deemed acts of war
  • June 15, 2010 - Pentagon report calls for improved early response to irregular warfare
  • June 15, 2010 - Iran said to have warheads designed by Ukraine with China assist


  • June 14, 2011
  • June 14, 2010 - China, in rare admission, reports formation of 'cyber blue team' to secure networks
  • June 14, 2010 - China produces video game for PLA soldiers that uses U.S. soldiers, aircraft as targets
  • June 14, 2010 - Russian spy chief visits North Korea in signal 'also addressed to China'


  • June 13, 2011
  • June 13, 2010 - Pentagon developing secret AirSea Battle concept to counter China's Pacific strategy
  • June 13, 2010 - Air Force general calls China's fighter and missile gains 'incredibly disturbing'


  • June 10, 2011
  • June 10, 2010 - Cyberthreats increasing: Critical U.S.infrastructure being hit often
  • June 10, 2010 - U.S. intelligence IDs IRGC officer who trained Syrians for crackdown
  • June 10, 2010 - New Al Qaida chief called 'pure terrorist commander'; targets Saudis


  • June 7, 2011
  • June 7, 2010 - China military delegation's visit to sensitive U.S. sites challenged by Congress
  • June 7, 2010 - Pro-China advocate appointed to top Pentagon post for China affairs


  • June 6, 2011
  • June 6, 2010 - Drones on U.S. carriers in the Pacific to 'play an integral role in future operations'
  • June 6, 2010 - Secret U.S. military documents taken from suspected North Korean agents in Japan
  • June 6, 2010 - Beijing sides with N. Korea military not the heir apparent and wins no concessions on WMD


  • June 3, 2011
  • June 3, 2010 - Cable reveals U.S. concerns about China's 'huge Afghan mine deals'
  • June 3, 2010 - Report: Egyptian Army participated in killing, torture of protesters
  • June 3, 2010 - Turkey using prospect of China missile defense system as leverage


  • June 2, 2011
  • June 2, 2010 - Iran blinks: Calls back flotilla said bearing bombers enroute to Bahrain
  • June 2, 2010 - Al-Jazeera correspondent was source for news Bin Laden replaced
  • June 2, 2010 - Gulf Council invites Jordan's membership, anticipates military benefits


  • June 1, 2011
  • June 1, 2010 - International survey finds Islam is winning the ideological war
  • June 1, 2010 - Obama soft on Assad, silent on Iran, tough on Mubarak and Netanyahu


  • May 30, 2011
  • May 30, 2010 - UN report finds North Korea and Iran sharing missile tech; China facilitated exchange
  • May 30, 2010 - As South prepares to secede, China said to expand presence in Sudan


  • May 27, 2011
  • May 27, 2010 - Report: Hundreds of millions in security aid failed to secure Yemen
  • May 27, 2010 - U.S. intelligence boost to Turkey has cost over $1 million per day
  • May 27, 2010 - U.S. concerns about Egypt policy shifts set aside; Arms deals resume


  • May 26, 2011
  • May 26, 2010 - U.S. intelligence confirms Al Qaida moving missiles out of Libya
  • May 26, 2010 - State Dept. investigating mercenary force in UAE headed by American
  • May 26, 2010 - Administration asked if China has 'veto on U.S. arms sales to Taiwan'


  • May 25, 2011
  • May 25, 2010 - Ahmadinejad in trouble at home as Iran's regime rethinks its strategy
  • May 25, 2010 - Islamic Jihad calls for Iran to open an embassy in Gaza
  • May 25, 2010 - Israel intel: Syria uprising has created an immediate crisis for Hamas


  • May 24, 2011
  • May 24, 2010 - New White House cyber strategy includes response to military attacks
  • May 24, 2010 - Cable detailed Israeli intel on arms shipments from Syria, Iran


  • May 23, 2011
  • May 23, 2010 - China zooming in on U.S. stealth helicopter at bin Laden compound
  • May 23, 2010 - U.S. Strategic Command unsuccessfully sought talks with China on nuclear intent
  • May 23, 2010 - Bahrain relayed concerns to U.S. on China's expanded role in the Gulf


  • May 20, 2011
  • May 20, 2010 - Muslim Brotherhood forms party in Egypt, plans for upcoming election
  • May 20, 2010 - Israel government approves purchase of sixth Dolphin submarine
  • May 20, 2010 - U.S. S-70 seen converted into stealth copter for bin Laden operation


  • May 19, 2011
  • May 19, 2010 - Report: Saudi cash grants to public will not succeed in quelling unrest
  • May 19, 2010 - Communist Party of China creates new Internet control agency


  • May 18, 2011
  • May 18, 2010 - U.S. intel: Evidence at bin Laden compound points to contacts by ISI
  • May 18, 2010 - Bahrain assesses it defeated Shi'ite opposition, foreign infiltration
  • May 18, 2010 - Hamas military commanders assured Fatah agreement only 'political'


  • May 17, 2011
  • May 17, 2010 - China posts photos of J-15 jet thought to employ stolen tech from U.S. F-35
  • May 17, 2010 - Beijing and its multinationals see expanded role in Afghanistan after bin Laden's demise


  • May 13, 2011
  • May 13, 2010 - China chief of staff to be hosted by chairman of Joint Chiefs for week
  • May 13, 2010 - Israel Chief of Staff sees 'new reality and a different strategic fabric'
  • May 13, 2010 - Heron-1 sets records for the use of UAVs in Afghanistan


  • May 12, 2011
  • May 12, 2010 - Sandia National Laboratories to train Saudi energy security unit
  • May 12, 2010 - China, Turkey progress from air combat exercises to aerospace ties
  • May 12, 2010 - Universal cyber war treaty backed by China, Russia seen limiting U.S.


  • May 11, 2011
  • May 11, 2010 - Bin Laden hit linked to 2010 capture of Ahmad Siddiqui in Afghanistan
  • May 11, 2010 - Syria's embattled Assad could launch surprise WMD strike on Israel
  • May 11, 2010 - Report: Bahraini Shi'ites trained by Hizbullah at bases in Iran, Lebanon


  • May 10, 2011
  • May 10, 2010 - Report: Despite status as U.S. security threat, China's Huawei partnering with Symantec
  • May 10, 2010 - Cable: China's PLA units were behind 2006 'Byzantine Hades' cyber espionage operation


  • May 6, 2011
  • May 6, 2010 - U.S. may redeploy attack drones to Pacific to answer China buildup
  • May 6, 2010 - Iran's security fence with Pakistan an 'accelerated defense project'
  • May 6, 2010 - Tactical aerostat allows ground forces 'too see beyond the horizon'


  • May 5, 2011
  • May 5, 2010 - Iran regime closely tracking, weighing options for intervention in Syria
  • May 5, 2010 - Iran nuke program hit by new virus; Earlier explosions tied to Stuxnet
  • May 5, 2010 - Bahrain may seize Iran assets to retaliate against 'sustained campaign'


  • May 4, 2011
  • May 4, 2010 - Moscow seeks shared operations of missile defense, plans new ICBM
  • May 4, 2010 - New legislation would require cyber threats to be publicized
  • May 4, 2010 - Hamas finds 'itself in a predicament' over the revolution in Syria


  • May 3, 2011
  • May 3, 2010 - U.S. assessing capabilities of China's J-20: Stealth tech may have come from downed F-117
  • May 3, 2010 - China's purchase of Soviet carrier called classic 'denial and deception' operation


  • April 29, 2011
  • April 29, 2010 - Saudi defense minister on the rise in apparent succession maneuver
  • April 29, 2010 - Israel approves re-location of military bases to Negev desert
  • April 29, 2010 - Program to launch micro-satellites from fighter-jets, cargo planes


  • April 28, 2011
  • April 28, 2010 - Iran's 'blatant interference' in Bahrain spurs Gulf defense federation
  • April 28, 2010 - Al Qaida, armed from Libya, strikes Algeria army outpost killing 13
  • April 28, 2010 - Turkey raids 50 sites in Instanbul, captures regional Al Qaida chief


  • April 27, 2011
  • April 27, 2010 - Only minor differences seen between Muslim Brotherhood, Al Qaida
  • April 27, 2010 - Looming Islamic takeover in Egypt seen impacting U.S., Israel ties
  • April 27, 2010 - Iran reinforces borders to block spread of unrest from neighbors


  • April 26, 2011
  • April 26, 2010 - Pentagon authorizes Northern Command to secure U.S. rights in resource-rich Arctic
  • April 26, 2010 - USDA approves Huawei Technologies, earlier seen by Treasury as national security threat
  • April 26, 2010 - North Koreans, who experienced uprising in Libya, told not to come home


  • April 21, 2011
  • April 21, 2010 - Iran directing Hamas, Hizbullah operations in North and South America
  • April 21, 2010 - Unidentified fighter jet strikes Iran shipments from Sudan to Gaza
  • April 21, 2010 - Al Qaida operatives in Egypt have surfaced and are launching attacks


  • April 20, 2011
  • April 20, 2010 - As Russia, China eye resource-rich Arctic, U.S. expands commands
  • April 20, 2010 - U.S. commander hints foreign missile threats go beyond Iran, N. Korea
  • April 20, 2010 - Saudis successfully contain unrest; 'Relations with U.S. were shaken'


  • April 18, 2011
  • April 18, 2010 - China tracking electronic communications in NATO's Libya operation
  • April 18, 2010 - New American ambassador to China was forced to return donations from John Huang


  • April 14, 2011
  • April 14, 2010 - U.S. coordinating with Iraqi intelligence in crackdown on Iran proxies
  • April 14, 2010 - Report: Hizbullah now controls 270 South Lebanon villages


  • April 13, 2011
  • April 13, 2010 - Report: Syrian port played key role in attempted arms shipment
  • April 13, 2010 - Kuwait moving against at least eight active Iran espionage networks
  • April 13, 2010 - Russian: Libya's SAMs could be sold to Al Qaida, other terrorists


  • April 12, 2011
  • April 12, 2010 - Defection of Libya's 'Envoy of Death' seen as potential intel bonanza
  • April 12, 2010 - Cable points to Derna, Libya as 'wellspring' of Islamist terrorism


  • April 11, 2011
  • April 11, 2010 - Japan intercepted Russian planes spying on U.S. military post-tsunami relief operations
  • April 11, 2010 - China: Stuxnet is part of U.S. preparations for 'high-tech war'
  • April 11, 2010 - Conviction in Washington state one of scores involving China agents seeking military technology


  • April 8, 2011
  • April 8, 2010 - South Korea's promised response to next attack could lead to war
  • April 8, 2010 - China ran 'honey trap' sex-for-secrets op against S. Korean diplomats
  • April 8, 2010 - Israel, Russia sign 'very focused and very advanced' space agreement


  • April 7, 2011
  • April 7, 2010 - British doppler radar shipped to Hamas had been sold in China, UAE
  • April 7, 2010 - Al Qaida in the Islamic Maghreb seizes Libyan missiles, bring to Niger
  • April 7, 2010 - U.S. concerned Gadhafi could make use of WMD remnants, Scuds


  • April 6, 2011
  • April 6, 2010 - U.S. Missile Defense Agency rolling out systems for Iran, North Korea
  • April 6, 2010 - Ayatollahs, Hizbullah 'very worried about developments in Syria'


  • April 4, 2011
  • April 4, 2010 - North Korea vows never to follow Libyan precedent of nuclear disarmament
  • April 4, 2010 - Air Force moves to protect military satellites from attacks by China space weapons
  • April 4, 2010 - Japan officials: Anti-nuke activists are exploiting Fukushima Dai-ichi crisis


  • March 30, 2011
  • March 30, 2010 - All for one: Gulf states rally to defend Bahrain; Iran diplomat expelled
  • March 30, 2010 - Saudi intelligence reports direct Iran intervention in Bahrain, region
  • March 30, 2010 - 'Strategic' radars for Hamas from Iran found on ship captured by Israel


  • March 29, 2011
  • March 29, 2010 - Pentagon lost debate with key Obama women on use of force in Libya
  • March 29, 2010 - U.S. military integrating cyber forces into 'the full spectrum' of warfare


  • March 28, 2011
  • March 28, 2010 - DIA: China's military focus extending far beyond Taiwan and merely defensive posture
  • March 28, 2010 - China to double ICBM force by 2025, will have carrier series by 2020
  • March 28, 2010 - Chinese 'hardball': Stealing tech from foreign companies before forcing their exit


  • March 25, 2011
  • March 25, 2010 - Palestinians report 'intensified military activity' by Hamas near borders
  • March 25, 2010 - Gulf states arming for major war with Iran; Bahrain seen as first target
  • March 25, 2010 - DIA: China's proliferation of armed UAVs posing theat to U.S. military


  • March 23, 2011
  • March 23, 2010 - U.S. confronted Egypt over leak of F-16 radar warning tech to China
  • March 23, 2010 - Strategists identify Bahrain as prime target for covert takeover by Iran
  • March 23, 2010 - Turkey's Erdogan helping Iran make 'Shi'ite corridor' to Mediterranean


  • March 22, 2011
  • March 22, 2010 - Pakistan's ISI covertly running the government, coordinating Taliban
  • March 22, 2010 - DNI Clapper publicly rebuked after major gaffe regarding Libya


  • March 21, 2011
  • March 21, 2010 - Economic warfare and the 2008 crash: Report cites China, Iran, Russia Sovereign Wealth Funds
  • March 21, 2010 - Strategic intel study to assess prospect of China exercising 'nuclear option' on U.S. debt
  • March 21, 2010 - U.S. academic calls for ending backing for Taiwan to avoid crisis leading to 'nuclear war'


  • March 18, 2011
  • March 18, 2010 - Netanyahu bolsters NSC for alternative to military's perspective
  • March 18, 2010 - U.S. enjoys Suez access but Egypt, like Turkey, seen going own way

  • March 17, 2011
  • March 17, 2010 - Cable highlighted key role by general in Kim Jong-Il succession
  • March 17, 2010 - Gates defends F-22 call, cites AirSea battle concept for China conflict

  • March 16, 2011
  • March 16, 2010 - U.S. Centcom calls off dialogue with Syria over continuing terror ties
  • March 16, 2010 - Al Qaida exploiting unrest, taking aim at Yemeni special forces
  • March 16, 2010 - Iran claims it has developed, set to deploy long-range air defense radar

  • March 15, 2011
  • March 15, 2010 - Rice tried to block sale of Mercedes trucks for Syrian mobile missiles
  • March 15, 2010 - As Middle East heaves, Turkey is emerging as new Arab role model

  • March 14, 2011
  • March 14, 2010 - China's military satellite advances providing 'near-real-time' capability to ID, target ships
  • March 14, 2010 - South Korean intel think tank sets cost of unification at $2.16 trillion

  • March 10, 2011
  • March 10, 2010 - Cable: Hizbullah is expanding its presence throughout South America
  • March 10, 2010 - Report: Syria has new uranium conversion facility near Damscus
  • March 10, 2010 - Reformist Prince Salman gaining clout in staunchly pro-U.S. Bahrain

  • March 9, 2011
  • March 9, 2010 - Egypt's chief of staff seen as 'most influential' in new military regime
  • March 9, 2010 - Missile defense specialist warns Iran will exploit Arab uprising
  • March 9, 2010 - Agreement with Syria gives Iran a presence in the Mediterranean

  • March 8, 2011
  • March 8, 2010 - Failed state Libya and its WMD remnants concern U.S. intelligence
  • March 8, 2010 - Report: Syria moved components of bombed nuke site to new facility

  • March 7, 2011
  • March 7, 2010 - U.S. develops new AirSea Battle Concept to answer China in the Pacific
  • March 7, 2010 - Egypt's Tantawi: China is 'real problem' for global efforts against Iran
  • March 7, 2010 - U.S. 'very carefully' tracking Chinese missile threat to U.S. bases in west Pacific

  • March 3, 2011
  • March 3, 2010 - Egypt's secret nuclear program: In post-Mubarak Egypt, low-key strategic ties may become significant
  • March 3, 2010 - Egypt conducted intel operations against Iran in several Arab nations
  • March 3, 2010 - Three of six Persian Gulf states quietly allow Iran Navy visits

  • March 2, 2011
  • March 2, 2010 - Egyptian intelligence spotted subversion effort by Iran in 2009
  • March 2, 2010 - U.S. plans long-range strike bomber, nuclear cruise missile

  • March 1, 2011
  • March 1, 2010 - U.S. Director of National Intelligence downplays China assertiveness, J-20 fighter
  • March 1, 2010 - North Korea shrinks Pyongyang borders to ease food ration expectations
  • March 1, 2010 - DNI confirms China diverted Internet traffic, affecting U.S. government and military sites, top corporations

  • February 27, 2011
  • February 27, 2010 - Israeli strategists brace for weaker U.S., prospect of Islamist Egypt
  • February 27, 2010 - U.S. using aerostats for surveillance, security at Iraq facilities

  • February 24, 2011
  • February 24, 2010 - DNI: Iran has 'largest inventory of ballistic missiles in the Middle East'
  • February 24, 2010 - Survivor of November assassination attempt named nuclear chief
  • February 24, 2010 - Al Qaida in Gulf region assessed as new top security threat to U.S.

  • February 22, 2011
  • February 22, 2010 - Regional Al Qaida affiliates and Pakistan core seen gaining strength
  • February 22, 2010 - Clapper raises eyebrows with gaffe on Muslim Brotherhood
  • February 22, 2010 - Israeli intel: Turkey has joined 'radical axis' with Iran, Syria, Hizbullah

  • February 21, 2011
  • February 21, 2010 - International Space Station has frequently maneuvered to avoid China debris from ASAT test
  • February 21, 2010 - China: New stealth J-20 can carry ASAT missiles, may force U.S. hand on F-22 production
  • February 21, 2010 - China claims it 'has long mastered the technology' to detect U.S. stealth aircraft

  • February 18, 2011
  • February 18, 2010 - U.S. successfully tests 'Feed Over e-mail' against China's firewall
  • February 18, 2010 - Turkey expanding defense presence in Africa, signs deal with Nigeria
  • February 18, 2010 - Swedish-made unmanned surface vehicle eyed for use in Gulf

  • February 17, 2011
  • February 17, 2010 - Intel debate on Iran focuses on Hizbullah, missiles, nuclear knowhow
  • February 17, 2010 - Assad trusting Iran, Hizbullah to buttress his regime against opposition
  • February 17, 2010 - Feeling the heat, Saudis scale back religious police operations

  • February 15, 2011
  • February 15, 2010 - Cable highlights Pakistan sensitivity to U.S. role in securing its nukes
  • February 15, 2010 - Beneficiaries of Egypt implosion: A regional entente led by Iran

  • February 14, 2011
  • February 14, 2010 - Office of Naval Intelligence focus: China's 'non-kinetic' threats
  • February 14, 2010 - China's SIS uses student spies to create 'white terror' on campuses

  • February 11, 2011
  • February 11, 2010 - Senior Hamas agents escape from 4 prisons during upheaval in Egypt
  • February 11, 2010 - Democratic Mongolia squeezed by China, Russia over energy project

  • February 10, 2011
  • February 10, 2010 - Pakistani nuclear scientist videotaped speaking at pro-Taliban seminar
  • February 10, 2010 - Cable: Chavez stalled Spanish intel chief to help terrorists escape
  • February 10, 2010 - Jordan, Syria each moving to contain growing nationwide unrest

  • February 8, 2011
  • February 8, 2010 - China now controls Cuba's 'entire signals intercept complex'
  • February 8, 2010 - Seoul: North Korea diverting food to army, understating military spending by factor of 15
  • February 8, 2010 - Wortzel: China 'not doing a thing' to stop North Korean proliferation

  • February 7, 2011
  • February 7, 2010 - Spy who was a B-2 designer helped China with its stealth fighter, cruise missile

  • February 4, 2011
  • February 4, 2010 - Intel: China supplying virtually every nuke component required by Iran
  • February 4, 2010 - Syria's military coordinating with Lebanon on 'latest developments'
  • February 4, 2010 - Turkey replacing Saudis as major influence in Pakistan
  • February 4, 2010 - U.S. Navy develops laser that could destroy anti-ship missiles

  • February 3, 2011
  • February 3, 2010 - Russia acquiring uranium, placing priority on strategic nuclear forces
  • February 3, 2010 - Report challenges U.S. assessment of Iran's nuclear timeframe
  • February 3, 2010 - Exiled former Blackwater CEO backed by UAE on anti-Al Qaida militia

  • February 2, 2011
  • February 2, 2010 - Report: China sent troops to North Korea in December, using port facilities
  • February 2, 2010 - Paradise can wait: North Korea rolls back its 2012 deadline for 'kangsong taeguk'
  • February 2, 2010 - China firm which owns Panama Canal port facilities also operates ports in Bahamas

  • February 1, 2011
  • February 1, 2010 - U.S. DNI, DIA on the defensive over major China J-20 intelligence failure
  • February 1, 2010 - Rich, corrupt and well-connected Chinese emigrants to U.S. are emerging factor in bilateral relations
  • February 1, 2010 - China's secretive military power center rebuffs Gates on strategic dialogue

  • January 28, 2011
  • January 28, 2010 - Iran: Nuclear scientists were targeted by Mossad, Mujahadeen Khalq
  • January 28, 2010 - Report: Pakistan could help Saudis move quickly on acquiring nukes

  • January 25, 2011
  • January 25, 2010 - Cable contradicts administration on missile defense concessions
  • January 25, 2010 - Stuxnet slows Iran's nukes, but underground sites believed unaffected

  • January 24, 2011
  • January 24, 2010 - China stealth fighter test highlights latest in string of U.S. intel failures
  • January 24, 2010 - U.S. Persian Gulf war led to Chinese emphasis on missiles in modernization program

  • January 21, 2011
  • January 21, 2010 - Iran fears ethnic uprising triggered by the Al Qaida-aligned Jund Allah
  • January 21, 2010 - Report: Iran secretly shipped thousands of weapons to Hamas in Gaza
  • January 21, 2010 - U.S. envisions contract heaven with Saudi homeland security program

  • January 19, 2011
  • January 19, 2010 - Cable detailed extensive fundraising for terror in Gulf states, Pakistan
  • January 19, 2010 - Russia's 'very negative role': Spurred war preparations by Iran, Syria

  • January 17, 2011
  • January 17, 2010 - Tokyo greenlights emergency defense buildup
  • January 17, 2010 - White Paper: N. Korea has nearly doubled its special forces since 2006
  • January 17, 2010 - Sabotage suspected in derailing of Kim Jong-Un gift train

  • January 14, 2011
  • January 14, 2010 - Morocco-based network tied to plots in Belgium, France, Italy, Spain
  • January 14, 2010 - U.S. Army using new Tarantula Hawk drone to clear routes in Iraq

  • January 13, 2011
  • January 13, 2010 - Israel drafted 5-pillars strategy to undermine mullah regime's WMD
  • January 13, 2010 - U.S. ally Qatar began participating in Iran military exercises in 2010
  • January 13, 2010 - China, Russia secretly aid Iran with strategic arms including ICBMs

  • January 11, 2011
  • January 11, 2010 - Cable: U.S. and Israel were preparing for attacks on Iran nuclear sites
  • January 11, 2010 - U.S. developing strategy to defend Poland, Baltic States from Russia
  • January 11, 2010 - Cable: Israeli behind killing of Syrian involved in secret nuke program

  • January 10, 2011
  • January 10, 2010 - S. Korea, U.S., Japan discuss what has been unlikely scenario: The collapse of N. Korea
  • January 10, 2010 - Expert cites evidence Stuxnet cyber attack on Iran originated in China
  • January 10, 2010 - China's climate secrecy at Cancun comes as blow to strategic arms control advocates

  • January 7, 2011
  • January 7, 2010 - Russia projecting record-breaking $10 billion in military exports
  • January 7, 2010 - Firm in United Arab Emirates increases stake in the Carlyle Group
  • January 7, 2010 - Israel planning common missile to be fired from multiple platforms

  • January 6, 2011
  • January 6, 2010 - Cable: U.S. intelligence tracking Syria's chemical weapons program
  • January 6, 2010 - Damascus conducting all-out lobbying effort in Washington

  • January 5, 2011
  • January 5, 2010 - Israel establishes its first non-conventional combat battalion
  • January 5, 2010 - Former DNI: North Korean provocations part of consistent strategy
  • January 5, 2010 - China sought U.S. Blackhawk parts during Sichuan quake disaster

  • January 4, 2011
  • January 4, 2010 - Iran threatens to assassinate U.S. generals after nuke scientists hit
  • January 4, 2010 - Venezuela emerges as key Iran outpost within reach of continental U.S.
  • January 4, 2010 - Former security official: 'Israel does not know how to beat Hizbullah'

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