Experts concerned over 3-way arms race

by Charles Smith -- U.S. national security experts are concerned that a three-way arms race -- between China, Pakistan and India -- to dominate Asia may lead to war. The T-90 main more…

China's 'shell game' in Sudan

by Charles Smith -- Although officials at China's second-largest state-owned oil company have publicly announced it is giving up its stake in a controversial oil project in Sudan, human rights organizations say more…

Is Navy prepared for terrorist attacks?

by Charles Smith -- The apparent terrorist attack against the U.S.S. Cole, which killed at least six U.S. sailors and injured dozens more -- and put an American Aegis warship out of more…

Yasser and Bill

by Charles Smith -- In July President Clinton made an attempt at his last historic legacy. During the summer Mr. Clinton set forth a heavily laced plan to purchase peace from Yasser more…

Clinton to join Lippo Group?

by Charles Smith -- Although facing allegations of illegal campaign donations and an ongoing Department of Justice investigation, Indonesian businessman James Riady, son of billionaire Moctar Riady, says President Bill Clinton will more…

Congress: Stop Russia-China missile sales

by Charles Smith -- Yesterday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the "Russia Anti-Ship Missile Proliferation Act," aimed at stopping Russia from transferring what one defense expert calls "the most lethal anti-ship more…

Sex elects

by Charles Smith -- Forget the polls, throw out the politics, drop the ideology and -- behind it all -- the 2000 presidential election will be determined by sex. The Gore winning more…

U.S. missile gap widens, say experts

by Charles Smith -- Despite the Pentagon's development of a new generation of hypersonic missile, the U.S. is still a decade behind Russia in high-speed cruise-missile design, according to defense analysts. According more…

Chinese view mission-critical computer code

by Charles Smith -- According to a newly released General Accounting Office report on computer security, the Federal Aviation Administration has allowed Chinese nationals without security clearances to inspect "mission-critical" computer source more…

The secret files of Ron Brown

by Charles Smith -- Wen Ho Lee is charged with removing classified material from a secure area. Despite Lee's guilty plea to a widely public and much touted case, a former Clinton more…