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John Ubaldi

John Ubaldi is president and founder of Ubaldi Reports, which provides credible, political content, addressing domestic and global issues. John is a 30-year retired veteran of the United States Marine Corps with three combat tours in Iraq and Afghanistan. During his time in the Marine Corps, John became a foremost authority on civil affairs as it relates to counterinsurgency and irregular warfare, and he is an author in various military journals. John authored the book The New Business Brigade: Veterans Dynamic Impact on U.S. Business currently available on Amazon. His knowledge of Middle Eastern culture and national security policy has afforded him the opportunity to speak on many national and local news programs such as the syndicated national news program “Washington Journal” and other radio and television programs.

Upcoming G-20 Summit Will Feature Trump-Xi Trade Talks

The G-20 summit in Japan will open with an important meeting between the presidents of the United States and China.

Do We Need a Cabinet-Level Department of Cybersecurity?

Department of Cybersecurity: With evidence of Russia's interference in the US Election and hacking from other nations, is a cabinet-level department likely?

Growing US Opioid Crisis Could Become a Big Threat to National Security

The opioid crisis in the U.S. has the potential to become a national security threat beyond anything America has experienced from a foreign power.

The Continuing Threat from Lone-Wolf Terrorists in America

Traditional methods of using undercover sources and intercepting communications are largely ineffective against lone-wolf terrorists.

Is a US-Iran War Likely to Happen in the Near Future?

Many experts have speculated that the U.S. is preparing for war with Iran. There are some glaring differences between Iraq and any invasion of Iran.

Will Terror Organizations Use Drones to Attack the US?

The threat from drones is a rising national security threat to the U.S. Terror organizations are turning to the use of drones for deadly attacks.

The Rise, Fall and Possible Re-Emergence of ISIS

There was a tactical victory against ISIS. However, a strategic and diplomatic victory – coupled with a solid plan for the years ahead – matters more.

How Should We Treat Western IS Fighters and Their Families?

The Islamic State has collapsed. But now, the lingering question is what do we do with all the captured foreign fighters and their families?

Top US Commander Warns Google about Its Business in China

The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Dunford, issued a stunning rebuke last month to Google about its recent investments in China.

Congress Cedes Its Responsibility on Immigration Reform

As the debate continues on immigration reform, Congress has routinely failed to act. In fact, the last immigration reform bill was signed 30 years ago.