The National Guard of each US state and territory partners with at least one international security force, enhancing military-to-military cooperation and intercultural dialogue.

Capabilities Analysis 2024-06-20

US Army: robust, adaptive force addresses global challenges

The US Army's complex but coherent system poises it to meet diverse needs both at home and around the world.

The National Guard of each US state and territory partners with at least one international security force, enhancing military-to-military cooperation and intercultural dialogue.

Capabilities Analysis 2024-06-15

China's dependence on Suez Canal presents vulnerability

Beijing's economic links to the West depend heavily on the Suez Canal, a key maritime route through which about 60% of Chinese trade with Europe typically transits.

The National Guard of each US state and territory partners with at least one international security force, enhancing military-to-military cooperation and intercultural dialogue.

Capabilities Analysis 2024-06-10

US forces, allies maintain watch in Strait of Hormuz

China's energy and economic security rides on the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf nations. The key waterway plays a strategic role in any potential conflict between the United States and China.

The National Guard of each US state and territory partners with at least one international security force, enhancing military-to-military cooperation and intercultural dialogue.

Capabilities Analysis 2024-05-22

Faltering shipbuilding sector undercuts Moscow's Middle East ambitions

Run-down shipyards, a shortage of qualified personnel, outdated technology, corruption and increasingly harsh sanctions make Russia a dubious partner of choice in the region.

The National Guard of each US state and territory partners with at least one international security force, enhancing military-to-military cooperation and intercultural dialogue.

Capabilities Analysis 2024-05-10

M-SHORAD capabilities outstrip Russia's Pantsir system

The Maneuver Short Range Air Defense system provides continuous, all-terrain defense to forces on the battlefield, eclipsing the Russian Pantsir which has a spotty track record.

The National Guard of each US state and territory partners with at least one international security force, enhancing military-to-military cooperation and intercultural dialogue.

Capabilities Analysis 2024-05-06

Test launch of US Air Force hypersonic missile paves way for new capabilities

Today's new hypersonic missiles, which travel between 5 and 25 times the speed of sound, have the ability to undertake evasive maneuvers to overcome defenses.

The National Guard of each US state and territory partners with at least one international security force, enhancing military-to-military cooperation and intercultural dialogue.

Capabilities Analysis 2024-05-03

US military stands ready to combat biological threats

The US Department of Defense is implementing reforms and early warning systems to better combat future biothreats.

The National Guard of each US state and territory partners with at least one international security force, enhancing military-to-military cooperation and intercultural dialogue.

Capabilities Analysis 2024-04-10

B-1B Lancer outstrips Russia's Tu-160 Blackjack in versatility

While the Tu-160 was designed to be a stand-off weapons delivery platform, the B-1B Lancer can penetrate air defenses and deliver low-level strikes with a wide range of weapons.

The National Guard of each US state and territory partners with at least one international security force, enhancing military-to-military cooperation and intercultural dialogue.

Capabilities Analysis 2024-03-22

Ukraine invasion reveals 'kill chain' deficiencies for Russia, Iran air power

Success in modern warfare relies on a military's ability to take decisive combat action, a deficiency that plagues Russian aircraft -- and by extension, likely Iranian aircraft too.

The National Guard of each US state and territory partners with at least one international security force, enhancing military-to-military cooperation and intercultural dialogue.

Capabilities Analysis 2024-03-19

Inferior satellite capability limits military uses for Russia, Iran

The challenges Russia has faced due to its lackluster satellite capabilities have hindered its ability to use high-precision weapons in contested environments. This doesn't bode well for ally Iran.