A Review of Putin's People

by Putin's People

BOOK REVIEW:  Putin’s People: How the KGB Took Back Russia and Then Took on the West by Catherine Belton Reviewed by John Sipher Reviewer and Cipher Brief Expert John Sipher retired in 2014 after...

A Primer on Chinese Espionage

by Chinese Communist Espionage

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Burn-In Gives us a Glimpse of the Near Future. Are we ready?

by Burn In

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Book Review: One Vision of Future US-China Competition

by Reigning the Future

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What We Learn from The Hacker and the State

by The Hacker and The State

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The Challenges and Limitations of being 'Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary'

by The Ambassadors

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A History of Spying in the Shadows of NYC

by Spy Sites of New York City

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Taking Stock of Russians Among Us

by Russians Among Us

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Secrets, Spies and UK Intelligence Accountability

by Secrets and Spies

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The Path to Nuclear War with Russia

by The Russia Trap

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