Elbridge Colby Archives

May 11, 2024

Taiwan must get serious on defense

The Taipei Times | With each passing day, the threat of a People’s Republic of China (PRC) assault on Taiwan grows......
April 30, 2024

[워싱턴 톡] 전술핵 한국 재배치 지지…‘자체 핵무장’ 가능성 열어줘야 // [Washington Talk] Support for relocation of tactical nuclear weapons to Korea… We need to open up the possibility of ‘self-nuclear armament’

VOA Korea | It was pointed out that we should not rely too much on the belief that the United States will protect Korea's security even at the expense of its own cities...........
April 30, 2024

The World with Yalda Hakim: Elbridge Colby on Escalating Tensions in the South China Sea

Sky News | Former Pentagon official Elbridge Colby joins "The World with Yalda Hakim" to discuss escalating tensions in the South China Sea. ........
April 29, 2024

New Cold War: US-China Rivalry in the 21st Century

Richard Heydarian's Meta Podcast | Hedarian interviews Elbridge A. Colby on the latest news in China-US rivalry.........
April 28, 2024

Om Ukraina, Kina og europeisk sikkerhet // About Ukraine, China and European Security

Internasjonalt Forum | Interview with Elbridge Colby: An exclusive interview that the head of the editorial committee, Ciwan Can, conducted with Elbridge Colby about how a possible victory for Donald Trump could affect the war in Ukraine and security in Europe. ........
April 25, 2024

A former defense official warns about China’s military power

NPR | NPR's Steve Inskeep, who's in Beijing, talks to national security policy expert Elbridge Colby, about the Biden administration's foreign policy strategy with China...........
April 23, 2024

Can China’s Invasion of Taiwan Be Prevented?

Army Matters Podcast | Most people believe it’s not a question of if China will invade Taiwan, but “when”. So can this be prevented? ........
April 12, 2024

Ex-Trump Defense Official: Taiwan Should Stop Prioritizing Ukraine|Taiwan Talks EP343

Taiwan Talks | Taiwan Talks speaks to Elbridge Colby, the principal and co-founder of the Marathon Initiative, a think tank focused on strategies to equip the U.S. for great power competition..........
April 11, 2024

Getting Real on China, ft. Elbridge Colby

The Big Stick | In this episode, I'm joined by Elbridge Colby, the architect of the 2018 National Defense Strategy and one of the boldest voices in the national security policy making world. We discuss the crucial shift in U.S. defense policies to counter China's global ascent, historical oversights on China's ambitions, and "feels vs. reals" foreign policy..........
April 10, 2024

Israel and Ukraine dominate Biden’s life. China gets its moment this week.

Politico | “There is a lot of progress in U.S. relations with key Asian states. But the fact is that the progress at the concrete level of the military balance is well behind what is needed to match China’s aweing military buildup,” said Elbridge Colby,........