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The end of the tank? The Army says it doesn’t need it, but industry wants to keep building it.

The end of the tank? The Army says it doesn’t need it, but industry wants to keep building it.IMG_0618u

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Ukraine: The New Dictatorship

Ukraine: The New Dictatorship

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China surpasses US as world’s largest trading nation

China surpasses US as world’s largest trading nation

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Next Year’s Wars

From Sochi to Sudan, 10 conflicts that will threaten global stability in 2014. – See more at: http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2013/12/30/next_year_s_wars#sthash.ixyu8wAn.dpuf

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Army’s ‘Pacific Pathways’ initiative sets up turf battle with Marines

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China’s plan to build £25bn rival to the Panama Canal across Nicaragua

China’s plan to build £25bn rival to the Panama Canal across Nicaragua

  • In June, Nicaragua allowed Chinese businessman Wang Jing to build canal
  • Construction could begin next year and take five to six years to complete
  • Critics say it’s economically unrealistic, ecologically risky, bad for Nicaragua
  • Wang also gets string of tax-free side projects, from port, airport to pipeline
  • Deal pays Nicaragua $10m a year for 10 years, slowly transferring ownership
  • By Associated Press Reporter

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2523188/Chinese-waterway-Nicaragua-thatll-longer-Panama-Canal.html#ixzz2nZUUAmDr
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US Foreign Relations Spring 2014

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by | November 14, 2013 · 10:56 am