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  • A fighter loyal to Libya's U.N.-backed government looks at a room burned during clashes with troops loyal to Khalifa Haftar in Tripoli, Libya, May 28, 2019, photo by Goran Tomasevic/Reuters

    Can Anything Stop the Flow of Advanced Weapons into Libya?

    Dec 13, 2019

    Nathan Vest

    Weapons proliferation has been a security concern for Libya and its neighbors since the revolution of 2011. If foreign arms transfers into Libya aren't reduced, the country's security situation will continue to deteriorate, giving militant groups a chance to increase their lethality and further destabilize the region.

  • Media Literacy

    How Americans Get the News, Iran, Caregiving: RAND Weekly Recap

    Dec 13, 2019

    This weekly recap focuses on how Americans consume the news, U.S.–Iranian relations, how federal disability payments help caregivers, and more.

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    Artificial Intelligence

    AI for Peace

    Dec 13, 2019

    Patrick Roberts

    The United States should apply lessons from the 70-year history of governing nuclear technology by building a framework for governing AI military technology. An AI for Peace program should articulate the dangers of this new technology, principles to manage the dangers, and a structure to shape the incentives for other states.

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  • Giving in Action at RAND

    Nov 15, 2019

    Giving in Action

    An Evening with RAND, our donor stewardship event in November 2019, celebrated the impact of philanthropy at RAND. These videos, presented at the event, tell the stories of the significant accomplishments RAND has made thanks to the support of individual donors and foundations.

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