on October 24, 2013 at 8:35 pm

Lessons for Israel from Ancient Chinese Military Thought: Facing Iranian Nuclearization with Sun-Tzu

Professor Louis René Beres brings to bear two classical traditions to apply them to Israeli strategic planning. In this article, he takes a fresh look at Sun-Tzu’s The Art of War and weaves in Greek dialectical reasoning. Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.

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on August 26, 2013 at 4:54 pm

Striking Hezbollah-Bound Weapons in Syria: Israel’s Actions Under International Law

Professor Louis René Beres considers Israeli actions in response to threats emanating from Syria, Lebanon, and Iran in the contexts of weapons transfers, missile attacks, and an increasingly volatile situation in Syria. Map courtesy of Google Maps.

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on May 12, 2013 at 5:55 pm

On Wikipedia, Lawfare, Blogs, and Sources

Benjamin Wittes and Stephanie Leutert discuss the stifling effects of Wikipedia censorship on the national discussion of Lawfare. Photo courtesy of Reuters

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on January 7, 2012 at 3:30 pm

Volume 3, Issue 1

Volume 3, Issue 1 of the Harvard National Security Journal is now available online. The articles will be available on Westlaw and HeinOnline shortly.  

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on March 16, 2011 at 3:48 pm

Untangling Attribution

David D. Clark and Susan Landau consider how cyberexploitations and cyberattacks might be traced by linking people to packets and conclude that such a linkage would be a mistake. They discuss how other technical contributions to cyber attribution can only be contemplated in the larger regulatory context of various legal jurisdictions.

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on March 1, 2011 at 5:54 am

Cybersecurity: Law, Privacy, and Warfare in a Digital World

A Harvard National Security Journal Symposium on March 4, 2011 (Live webcast)

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on February 27, 2011 at 5:12 pm

Software: The Broken Door of Cyberspace Security

Harvard National Security Fellow Fred D. Taylor, Jr. suggests the government take a more active role in promoting quality software design and development.

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on February 23, 2011 at 3:44 pm

U.S. Intelligence Budget Request Revealed

By Brian Clampitt —
This year’s budget request included the overall number for intelligence for the first time in over 60 years.

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on February 22, 2011 at 4:19 am

Revising the Emergency Provisions of Egypt’s Constitution

Jacob Turner suggests revisions to Egypt’s Constitution that could help ensure a stable transition to democratic government.

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on February 19, 2011 at 5:25 pm

Dealing with Burma’s Nuclear Weapons Exploration

Three Harvard National Security Fellows analyze the possibility of nuclear weapons proliferation in Burma

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