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How Russian Tanks Captured by Ukraine Are Helping the Fight Against Putin

Michael Desch, director of the Notre Dame International Security Center, said he did not think Ukraine's recent success in the Kharkiv region was due to any difference in tanks or other armored vehicles.

Originally published at news.nd.edu.

Biden’s UN balancing act: Condemning war while advocating broad agenda

With his vision of the democracy-autocracy struggle and specifically, the war in Ukraine, “Biden is speaking and acting with a high degree of moral certainty that we are on the side of the angels,” says Michael Desch, a professor of international relations at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana and founding director of the university’s International Security Center.

Originally published at news.nd.edu.

Ukrainian forces are stepping up efforts to retake Kherson

Features interview with Michael Desch, Packey J. Dee Professor of International Relations and Brian and Jeannelle Brady Family Director of the Notre Dame International Security Center. (starts at 9:13).

Originally published at news.nd.edu.

War is a choice, not a trap: The right lessons from Thucydides

Written by Michael Desch, Brian and Jeannelle Brady Family Director of the Notre Dame International Security Center (NDISC) and Packey J. Dee Professor of International Relations. 

Originally published at news.nd.edu.

Javelin missiles are in short supply and restocking them won't be easy

 Notre Dame professor Eugene Gholz says it's one of almost two dozen Army-run plants across the country that make and refurbish military hardware.

Originally published at news.nd.edu.