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Renewed Great Power Competition: Implications for Defense--Issues for Congress [Updated August 5, 2019]   [open pdf - 1MB]

From the Summary: "World events in recent years have led observers, particularly since late 2013, to conclude that the international security environment in recent years has undergone a shift from the post-Cold War era that began in the late 1980s and early 1990s, also sometimes known as the unipolar moment (with the United States as the unipolar power), to a new and different situation that features, among other things, renewed great power competition with China and Russia and challenges by these two countries and others to elements of the U.S.-led international order that has operated since World War II."

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CRS Report for Congress, R43838
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2019-08-05
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