Putin and Xi’s Pact for Outer Space

Putin and Xi’s Pact for Outer Space

Putin and Xi’s Pact for Outer Space On the eve of the 2022 Olympic Games in Beijing, Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a joint statement on entering a new era of international relations—including in outer space. The...
NATO in Outer Space: A Domain Too Far?

NATO in Outer Space: A Domain Too Far?

NATO in Outer Space: A Domain Too Far?   This post examines whether Article 5 of the North Atlantic Treaty is applicable to armed attacks in outer space. NATO nations have recently recognized outer space as a new operational domain for the Alliance. Although the...