It can be difficult to recall, in chronological order, the social and political developments in Iraq since the government’s success in pushing back Daesh, quelling Kurdish secession and consolidating its security and military forces.
August 18, 2018
A new reality has emerged on the world stage, and at the heart of it is Donald Trump’s leadership of the world’s largest economy and most powerful military.
August 04, 2018
The world has witnessed a significant rise in terrorist incidents for many reasons. Some terrorists are from nationalist movements, criminal organizations and, more prominently, religiously motivated groups. The most significant of the latter are offshoots of extremist Islamist groups.
July 07, 2018
For centuries, China’s outsized population, long history, sophisticated culture and economic might have drawn the attention of far-off powers and influencers. The Chinese have used this interest to their advantage, particularly in the few decades after the Second World War.
June 30, 2018