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First aid officers carry an injured woman at the site of an armed attack on Sunday in Istanbul. At least 39 people were killed in an armed attack Saturday on an Istanbul nightclub where people were celebrating the new year. Ihlas News Agency/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In Renewed Focus On Nuclear Deterrence, Nonproliferation Expert Recalls A Close Call

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Trump Might Learn From Saddam Hussein's Skipping Of Intelligence Briefings

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President Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin pose for the media before a bilateral meeting at United Nations headquarters on Sept. 28, 2015. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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Thanks To Russia, 2016 Isn't Really Going To End For Obama And Trump

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The purchase of the Winooski 1 hydroelectric plant in Winooski, Vt., by the Burlington Electric Department enabled it to reach 100 percent renewable power. Russian malware associated with the "Grizzly Steppe" operation was found on one company laptop, but it was not connected to Burlington Electric's grid. Wilson Ring/AP hide caption

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A fence surrounds an estate in the village of Upper Brookville in the town of Oyster Bay, N.Y., on Long Island. On Friday, the Obama administration closed this compound for Russian diplomats, in retaliation for spying and cyber-meddling in the U.S. presidential election. Alexander F. Yuan/AP hide caption

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U.S. Cyberwarfare: Its Powerful Tools, Its Unseen Tactics

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What Effect Will U.S. Sanctions Have On Russia?

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Russia And Turkey Have Agreed On Cease-Fire For Syria, What's Next?

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Obama Expels 35 Diplomats, Imposes Retaliatory Sanctions Against Russia For Hacking

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What Do The New Diplomatic Sanctions On Russia Mean?

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Russian Hack Adds To Quandary: How To Keep National Secrets In An Open Society

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How Trump Anti-Terrorism Policies May Differ From Obama

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Cybersecurity presents an early challenge for the incoming president, Donald Trump. Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post/Getty Images hide caption

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Experts Hope Trump Makes Cybersecurity An Early Priority

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