Ukraine: China's Burning Bridge to Europe?
China’s BRI and agricultural needs led Beijing to seek partnership with Ukraine. Now Russia’s military build-up has complicated those calculations.
Pacific Connectivity and Tonga’s Volcanic Eruption
The recent volcanic eruption near the Kingdom of Tonga is a reminder of both the physical power of nature and the fragility of modern connectivity.
North Korea's Strategic Surprise in the Yellow Sea: A Future Scenario
A “future history” account of a hypothetical strategic surprise in the Pacific, grounded in analysis of historical patterns and current trends outlined in the CNA Occasional Paper North Korea’s Arena of Asymmetric Advantage: Why We Should Prepare for a Crisis in the Yellow Sea.
Q&A With CNA: Russia's Troop Build-up on Ukraine's Border
CNA Russia analyst Julian Waller answers our questions about Russia’s military build up on Ukraine's border.
Beyond Pessimism: Three Paths to Progress in U.S.-Russia Relations
As geopolitical tensions in Eurasia remain high and the possibility for military action grows increasingly plausible, a set of diplomatic talks are underway this week, scheduled as a means of confronting issues head on.