Lobo Institute in the News

Partners don’t pivot

As published by the Middle East Institute by Mick Mulroy Non-Resident Senior Fellow and Co-Director of the Yemen Steering Initiative In Washington, policy professionals frequently talk about the need for America to pivot to focus on great power competition, effectively ...
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Blinken meets Israel, Arab partners as looming renewed Iran deal rattles ties

Israel opposes a return to the nuclear deal, a key Biden promise. As [ublished by ABC News by Conor Finnegan March 27, 2022, 4:05 AM • 11 min read JERUSALEM -- While President Joe Biden’s administration has been seized by ...
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The Weaponization of Refugees

By Mitchell Wolf Refugees huddled together, unable to reach a safe haven with their families,  stuck between an armed force that does not want them and a border that will not let them through.  This scenario has become far too ...
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What to know about the 100 US ‘Switchblade’ drones heading to Ukraine

As published by ABC News ByLuis Martinez andMatt Seyler In a White House list of weapons being sent to Ukraine as part of a new $800 million military support package announced by President Joe Biden Wednesday -- among nearly 10,000 ...
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U.S. Adds ‘Kamikaze Drones’ as More Weapons Flow to Ukraine

As published by the New York Times Julian E. Barnes and John Ismay WASHINGTON — The Biden administration will provide Ukraine with additional high-tech defensive weapons that are easily portable and require little training to use against Russian tanks, armored ...
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Bogged-Down Russian Troops Resort to Deadly Cluster Munitions

Weapons investigators say Russian use of cluster munitions across Ukraine—which are banned by most countries—has been “flagrant and widespread.” As published by Foreign Policy by Sara Hagos, an intern at Foreign Policy, and Jack Detsch, Foreign Policy’s Pentagon and national ...
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ABC News: Heavy fighting underway outside Kyiv

Russian attempts to make gains have not gone as planned in most of Ukraine but officials say Russia has been successful in southern Ukraine. Please click here to watch ...
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NATO could implement measures to isolate Putin as he targets civilians: ANALYSIS

Experts fear Putin will escalate his army's attack on civilian areas. As published by ABC News byMick Mulroy The reports of Russia targeting civilian areas in Ukraine may not be surprising to most. Over the past decade, Russian President Vladimir ...
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Trump seeks to rewrite his role in bolstering Ukraine, NATO

As published by ABC News ByLucien Bruggeman February 28, 2022, 1:24 PM • 5 min read Former President Donald Trump on Monday sought to recast his administration's role in bolstering Europe's security, claiming credit for strengthening NATO and arming Ukraine's ...
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Russian troops on ‘high alert’ in response to statements from NATO countries

ABC News’ Kyra Phillips speaks to ABC News contributor Elizabeth Neumann and ABC News national security and defense analyst Mick Mulroy to discuss Putin’s recent orders to Russian troops. As published by ABC News and Yahoo News. Please click here ...
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