In The News, November 17 - December 1, 2017

 

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‘In the News’ is a roundup of recent media coverage featuring the Johns Hopkins SAIS community and is produced and distributed by the Office of Marketing, Communications, and Strategic Initiatives.

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November 17 - December 1, 2017
 



Director of Strategic Studies Eliot A. Cohen discussed the future of the U.S. State Department. NPR 12/1/2017

Associate Director of Strategic Studies Mara Karlin commented on U.S. defense amid rising tensions with North Korea. The Washington Examiner 12/1/2017

The U.S.-Korea Institute is cited on the estimated casualties of a potential North Korean nuclear detonation. CNN 12/1/2017

Dean Vali Nasr commented on Saudi Arabia’s influence in the Middle East and relations with the U.S. The Wall Street Journal 11/30/2017

Conflict Management Program Director Daniel Serwer commented on the impact of U.S. President Trump’s rhetoric on national security issues. Voice of America 11/30/2017

Senior Fellow of American Foreign Policy David Rothkopf wrote about tensions between the U.S. and North Korea amid a recent missile launch. Los Angeles Times 11/30/2017

Mara Karlin discussed U.S. involvement in an Iran-Saudi conflict. BBC’s The Inquiry 11/30/2017

Assistant Professor of International Relations and European Studies Lisel Hintz commented on Turkish government propaganda. Al-Monitor 11/30/2017

Global Policy Adjunct Assistant Professor Madiha Afzal commented on potential ties between Pakistan’s security forces and militant groups. PBS NewsHour 11/30/2017

U.S.-Korea Institute Visiting Scholar Michael Madden commented on key leaders within the North Korean regime. Fox News 11/30/2017

Mara Karlin commented on the presence of fewer U.S. diplomats and its impact on the military. Stars and Stripes 11/30/2017

U.S.-Korea Institute Visiting Scholar William Newcomb commented on enforcement of UN sanctions against North KoreaBloomberg 11/30/2017

African Studies Visiting Scholar Michael Edward Walsh wrote about the future of the Djibouti Regional Training Center. The Center on Public Diplomacy Blog 11/30/2017

Foreign Policy Institute Fellow Shamila N. Chaudhary commented on the release of the accused mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai attacks. Bloomberg 11/29/2017

U.S.-Korea Institute Senior Fellow Joel Wit discussed U.S. diplomacy following North Korea’s latest missile launch. PBS NewsHour 11/29/2017

Eliot A. Cohen is cited on the ramifications of U.S. President Donald Trump’s rhetoric. The Washington Diplomat 11/29/2017

Assistant Professor of International Relations Nina Hall wrote about a New Zealand proposal to create humanitarian visas for climate refugees. The Conversation 11/29/2017

U.S.-Korea Institute Assistant Director Jenny Town commented on U.S. policies toward North Korea following a recent missile launch. The Washington Post 11/29/2017

Center for Transatlantic Relations Senior Fellow Aylin Noi commented on implementation of an EU-Turkey refugee resettlement deal. Arab News 11/29/2017

The U.S.-Korea Institute said North Korea is making progress towards developing an intercontinental ballistic missile that could reach the U.S. NBC News 11/29/2017

The U.S.-Korea Institute said a recent missile launch appears to show a minor step forward with North Korea’s intercontinental ballistic missile technology. USA Today 11/29/2017

The U.S.-Korea Institute said North Korea could develop an intercontinental ballistic missile that could potentially reach the U.S. within a year. Time 11/29/2017

Professor of Strategic Studies Thomas Rid commented on Russian-linked ads targeting Facebook users in Maryland. The Baltimore Sun 11/28/2017

European and Eurasian Studies Adjunct Professor Matthew Rojansky wrote about U.S.-Russia relations. The Moscow Times 11/28/2017

Joel Wit is cited on sports diplomacy between the U.S. and North Korea. The Straits Times 11//28/2017

Michael Edward Walsh wrote about the outcome of military exercises held in Djibouti. Islands Society 11/28/2017

Michael Edward Walsh wrote about the consequences of recent Chinese military exercises held in Djibouti. Defence Web 11/27/2017

Distinguished Practitioner-in-Residence John McLaughlin is cited on U.S. President Trump’s comments about major news networks. Splinter News 11/26/2017

The U.S.-Korea Institute said satellite images indicate possible development of a ballistic missile submarine at a North Korean shipyard. Sputnik News 11/26/2017

Matthew Rojansky commented on Russia’s role in the conflict in Ukraine. The Baltic Review 11/24/2017

U.S.-Korea Institute Senior Fellow Curtis Melvin commented on North Korea’s thriving economy despite UN sanctions. USA Today 11/24/2017

Center for Transatlantic Relations Fellow Vladislav Inozemtsev wrote about the Marshall Plan for Ukraine. The American Interest 11/24/2017

Center for Transatlantic Relations Non-Resident Fellow Taras Kuzio commented on Ukraine’s EU integration. The Ukrainian Weekly 11/24/2017

The U.S.-Korea Institute is cited on estimates of North Korea’s nuclear weapons stockpile. National Review 11/24/2017

Dean Vali Nasr is cited on relations between leaders of Asian governments and the U.S. president. Nikkei Asian Review 11/23/2017

Assistant Professor of International Relations and European Studies Alice Pannier wrote about France’s defense and security strategy. European Leadership Network 11/23/2017

The U.S.-Korea Institute is cited on the estimated strength of a potential North Korean nuclear attack. The National Interest 11/23/2017

Michael Edward Walsh wrote about Japan’s expansion of a base in Djibouti. Islands Society 11/23/2017

Dean Vali Nasr discussed Russia’s influence and role in the future of Syria. PBS NewsHour 11/22/2017

Daniel Serwer commented on Bosnian Serb Commander Ratko Mladic. The Wall Street Journal 11/22/2017

Madiha Afzal wrote about the Trump administration’s policies toward Pakistan. The Brookings Institution’s Order from Chaos 11/22/2017

Director of the Latin American Studies Program Riordan Roett commented on British assistance in locating a missing Argentine submarine. Foreign Policy 11/22/2017

Professor of Energy, Resources, and Environment Johannes Urpelainen is cited on the consequences of U.S. withdrawal from the Paris agreement. The Washington Post 11/22/2017

Center for Transatlantic Relations Senior Fellow Michael Haltzel wrote about the Trump administration’s vision of America. The Huffington Post 11/22/2017

The U.S.-Korea Institute is cited on pending punishment for a North Korean military official. Sputnik International 11/22/2017

The U.S.-Korea Institute said China-enforced sanctions are impacting North Korea’s economy. Voice of America 11/22/2017

Director of the Edwin O. Reischauer Center for East Asian Studies and Director of Asia Programs Kent E. Calder commented on U.S.-China trade discussions. UPI 11/21/2017

Henry A. Kissinger Distinguished Professor of Global Affairs Hal Brands wrote about the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty and Russia's violations. Bloomberg 11/21/2017

Johannes Urpelainen wrote about the impact of U.S. withdrawal from the Paris Agreement on funding for global climate mitigation. The Washington Post 11/21/2017

Jenny Town commented on U.S. President Trump’s statements escalating tensions with North Korea. Xinhua News 11/21/2017

Michael Madden commented on the North Korean leader removing or punishing his top aides who threaten his power. Reuters 11/21/2017

Daniel Serwer commented on Serbia and Montenegro’s efforts to join the EU. European Western Balkans 11/20/2017

Hal Brands wrote about American grand strategy under the Trump administration. The International Institute for Strategic Studies 11/20/2017

Lisel Hintz commented on a potential corruption scandal and its impact on U.S.-Turkey relations. Ahval 11/20/2017

Japan Studies Adjunct Lecturer Arthur Alexander discussed Toshiba’s financial challenges and future business plans. Marketplace 11/20/2017

Foreign Policy Institute Postdoctoral Fellow Benjamin Creutzfeldt wrote about China’s growing interest in Latin America.  Global Americans 11/20/2017

The U.S.-Korea Institute is cited on North Korea’s development of a submarine capable of launching ballistic missiles. Nikkei Asian Review 11/20/2017

The U.S.-Korea Institute is cited on satellite pictures that indicate construction of a new submarine by North Koreans. The Times 11/20/2017

The U.S.-Korea Institute said images of a North Korean shipyard indicate construction of a ballistic missile submarine. Deutsche Welle 11/20/2017

The U.S.-Korea Institute said satellite images indicate potential development of a ballistic missile submarine. 9 News 11/20/2017

David Rothkopf wrote about the political shifts and transitions in the Middle East. The National 11/19/2017

John McLaughlin wrote about U.S. Trump’s relationship with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Politico 11/19/2017

Thomas Rid discussed the history of Russian disinformation and interference in the U.S. and other countries. NPR 11/19/2017

The U.S.-Korea Institute said satellite images indicate potential development of a ballistic missile submarine in North Korea. Fox News 11/19/2017

The U.S.-Korea Institute is cited on North Korea’s progress in developing submarine-launched ballistic missiles. Stars and Stripes 11/19/2017

Adjunct Professor of Middle East Studies Jean-François Seznec is cited on the future of foreign investments in Saudi Arabia following a political purge. Press TV 11/18/2017

John McLaughlin is cited on U.S. President Trump's approach towards U.S.-Russian relations. The Hill 11/17/2017

Daniel Serwer discussed conflicts in the Middle East and the potential for a proxy war between Saudi Arabia and Iran. Voice of America 11/17/2017

Johannes Urpelainen wrote about a proposed analytical framework for quantifying the benefits of energy access. The Energy Collective 11/17/2017

Benjamin Creutzfeldt discussed diplomatic relations between China and Panama.  CGTN America 11/17/2017

Michael Edward Walsh wrote about military cooperation between the U.S. and China. Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative 11/17/2017

The U.S.-Korea Institute said satellite pictures of a North Korean shipyard indicate a ballistic missile submarine may be under construction. Sputnik News 11/17/2017

The U.S.-Korea Institute said satellite imagery indicates North Korea is building its first operational ballistic missile submarine. The Times of Israel 11/17/2017