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The operation appears aimed at ensuring virtually every cellphone network in the world is NSA accessible. It affects everybody who uses that technology; it makes all of us less secure

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he Arab military performance on both sides of the 1990 Kuwait war was mediocre. And the Arabs have done poorly in nearly all the military confrontations with Israel. Why this unimpressive record?

This growing security presence in the region is just one element of China’s deepening involvement in the Middle East, which has also included stepped-up diplomatic visits and ambitious new projects