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Thursday, January 14, 2021

Declassified Document Outlines Trump Administration’s Secret Pacific Strategy

Declassified Document Outlines Trump Administration’s Secret Pacific Strategy

"...The document sets out the key national security challenges for the United States in the region, including “How to maintain U.S. strategic primacy… and promote a liberal economic order while preventing China from establishing new, illiberal spheres of influence, and cultivating areas of cooperation to promote regional peace and prosperity.” It also provides a warning that “China will circumvent international rules and norms to gain an advantage” when it comes to the strategic competition between the two powers..."

Declassified Document Outlines Trump Administration’s Secret Pacific Strategy

Reference: www.thedrive.com .

Sunday, January 10, 2021

Biden Must Prioritize Missile Defense

Biden Must Prioritize Missile Defense

"...The outgoing administration had high ambitions for missile defense, some of which President Trump outlined as he rolled out the 2019 Missile Defense Review. And the administration oversaw two major missile defense tests that proved increased capability: the first Ground-Based Interceptor salvo intercept of a complex ICBM target and the unprecedented SM-3 Block IIA intercept of an ICBM target. But the most forward-leaning parts of Trump’s...The new plan to develop a Next Generation Interceptor promises necessary improvements in the ability to intercept much more complex missile threats..."

Reference: www.defenseone.com .

It’s time to get homeland missile defense right

It’s time to get homeland missile defense right

"... Restoring our eroding edge when it comes to military technology won’t be easy or cheap. As Gen. Mark Milley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, has emphasized, the United States must invest in “innovative concept development, advanced technology and new capabilities.” One smart investment that meets these criteria within the missile defense arena is the Next Generation Interceptor, or NGI, for which the Pentagon intends to award first contracts in the next few months..."

Reference: www.airforcetimes.com .