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Biden says US would defend Taiwan if attacked by China | Politics News

US President suggests he would intervene in a Chinese invasion in apparent break with decades-long policy. US President Joe Biden has said he would use force to defend Taiwan if it was attacked by China, appearing to signal a shift away from Washington’s decades-long policy of so-called strategic ambiguity...

Roger Angell: Baseball’s reluctant poet laureate dies at 101 ZiuaMea

Whether it was describing a particular team as „a troupe of gazelles depicted by a Balkan corps de ballet” or referring to the „habitual aura of glowering intensity” of a favourite pitcher, Roger Angell’s colourful language brought his reports to life, especially in his regular end-of-season essays. Sursa...

Erdogan speaks to Stoltenberg over Finland, Sweden NATO bid | NATO News

Turkey’s President tells NATO chief Sweden and Finland must address Ankara’s concerns before it could support their membership bid. Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday said Ankara would not look “positively” on Sweden and Finland’s NATO bids unless its concerns were addressed, despite broad support from other allies,...

Boeing docks Starliner capsule to ISS for the first time | Space News

Boeing’s astronaut capsule reaches International Space Station in uncrewed test do-over after several failed attempts. With only a test dummy aboard, Boeing’s astronaut capsule pulled up and parked at the International Space Station (ISS) for the first time, a huge achievement for the company after years of false starts....

Expert Perspective on the Russian President’s Next Move

“The Cipher Brief has become the most popular outlet for former intelligence officers; no media outlet is even a close second to The Cipher Brief in terms of the number of articles published by formers.” – Sept. 2018, Studies in Intelligence, Vol. 62 No. Access all of The Cipher Brief’s...