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Tensions between 3 nuclear-armed powers are rising toward the boiling point

The disputed borderlands between India, China, and Pakistan are increasingly becoming a flashpoint for conflict. The world can’t ignore these growing challenges, and while the international community should look to help manage the situation, direct US involvement is probably not the best way forward, writes Abby Pokraka, a program coordinator […]
Tensions between 3 nuclear-armed powers are rising toward the boiling point
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The US already fought a cold war with China — it went very badly

US officials and policymakers have embraced a “new Cold War” framing of competition with China. But the Cold War between the US and the Soviet Union also featured competition with China, and it was a contest in which the US fared poorly and millions suffered. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for […]
The US already fought a cold war with China — it went very badly
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A missile packed with swords won’t end the US’s war on terror

The US has started using the R9X missile, which is packed with blades, against targets in the ongoing war on terror. The R9X represents an innovation, as its blades allow it to have lethal effect within a limited area and avoid the damage caused by a normal explosion. But a […]
A missile packed with swords won’t end the US’s war on terror