The Mexican state is fighting powerful and multiple atypical insurgencies, armed with virtually unlimited access to firearms, including anti-aircraft batteries, and funded by an export trade in illegal narcotics worth billions of dollars. Labeling the Mexican Drug War an insurgency is not merely a question of semantics, but of concrete and very controversial political considerations.
The Geopoliticalmonitor’s Ronan Keenan explores the future prospects of what many believe to be an up-and-coming global reserve currency.
The Geopoliticalmonitor’s Daniel Bodirsky explores the political and economic impacts of recent elections in South Korea.
The Geopoliticalmonitor's Marinko Bobić explores Israel's policy options in response to the war that is raging on its border.
The Geopoliticalmonitor’s Zachary Fillingham looks into some of the latest developments surrounding the ongoing territorial dispute in the South China Sea.
The Geopoliticalmonitor’s Marco Scacchi examines what Qatar has to gain from its recent involvement in Gaza.