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November 18, 2021 in News

SOSi Hosts Conference on Chinese Communist Party Marking the 100th Anniversary of the Party and a Watershed Moment in U.S.-China Relations

RESTON, Va. (November 18, 2021) – Earlier this week SOSi’s Center for Research and Analysis (CIRA) and the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) hosted the "Chinese Communist Party (CCP) at 100 Conference" to assess the CCP’s ideology, structure, and activities in both China…
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September 16, 2021 in News

SOSi Launches Open Source Analysis Center to Advise U.S. Fortune 500 Companies and Inform U.S. Government China, Iran, and Russia Policy

SOSi formally announced the opening of its Center for Intelligence Research and Analysis (CIRA), established to provide analysis, investigative support, and data services to the U.S. government and Fortune 500 companies on a range of issues from cybersecurity risk and foreign military affairs to artificial…
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June 30, 2021 in Analysis, China

Holding the LINE: Chinese Cyber Influence Campaigns After the Pandemic

While the American public became more aware of Chinese cyber influence campaigns during the 2020 COVID-19 outbreak, they did not start there – and they will not end there, either. As the world’s attention returns to the origins of the global pandemic and recommits to its containment, the United…
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Holding the LINE: Chinese Cyber Influence Campaigns After the Pandemic

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While the American public became more aware of Chinese cyber influence campaigns during the 2020 COVID-19 outbreak, they did not start there – and they will not end there, either. As the world’s attention returns to the origins of the global pandemic and recommits to its containment, the United…

The PLA Strategic Support Force: A “Joint” Force for Information Operations

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CIRA China analysts John Chen, Kieran Green, and Joe McReynolds have published a chapter on China's Strategic Support Force in the newly released academic compilation The PLA Beyond Borders: Chinese Military Operations in Regional and Global Context: Over the past half-decade, China’s military leadership has…

Sustaining China’s Sovereignty Claims: The PLA’s Embrace of Unmanned Logistics

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The Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) has been testing the use of unmanned vehicles (UAVs) to perform logistical missions such as transportation and resupply since 2018. In academic explorations of border defense and logistics modernization, PLA logistics officers argue that UAVs can dramatically increase the…

The China Initiative – Commentary by Dr. James Mulvenon

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CIRA head Dr. James Mulvenon participated in a video screening and panel discussion hosted by SupChina centered on the consequences of the U.S. government's China Initiative and its future under the Biden administration. The presentation can be viewed in its entirety below:

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November 18, 2021 in News

SOSi Hosts Conference on Chinese Communist Party Marking the 100th Anniversary of the Party and a Watershed Moment in U.S.-China Relations

RESTON, Va. (November 18, 2021) – Earlier this week SOSi’s Center for Research and Analysis (CIRA) and the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) hosted the "Chinese Communist Party (CCP) at 100 Conference" to assess the CCP’s ideology, structure, and activities in both China…
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September 16, 2021 in News

SOSi Launches Open Source Analysis Center to Advise U.S. Fortune 500 Companies and Inform U.S. Government China, Iran, and Russia Policy

SOSi formally announced the opening of its Center for Intelligence Research and Analysis (CIRA), established to provide analysis, investigative support, and data services to the U.S. government and Fortune 500 companies on a range of issues from cybersecurity risk and foreign military affairs to artificial…
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June 23, 2021 in News

CIRA’s Joe McReynolds Named a Term Member of the Council on Foreign Relations

RESTON, Va. (June 23, 2021) – SOSi announced today that Joe McReynolds, a China analyst with its Center for Intelligence Research and Analysis, was named a term member of the Council on Foreign Relations. The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) is one of the nation’s…
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May 28, 2021 in News

CIRA’s Joe McReynolds Named a Truman National Security Fellow

RESTON, Va. (May 28, 2021) – SOSi announced today that Joe McReynolds, a China analyst with its Center for Intelligence Research and Analysis, was named a Truman National Security Fellow. Truman Fellows are policy experts, academics, and other thought leaders who anticipate and articulate new…
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