The United States is set to take over chairmanship of the Arctic Council, but will tensions over Ukraine block any real progress in the region?
Conservation, food security, and geopolitics are converging more than ever in the South China Sea.
All of South Africa’s political ills are weakening its position at the bargaining table, and may cost it billions in rand in the end.
In this series, Geopoliticalmonitor.com analyzes political fallout from the global plunge in oil prices. Part one focuses on Venezuela and Cuba.
The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum afforded an opportunity for all manner of geopolitically awkward encounters, whether Obama and Putin or Xi and Abe. And though the proceedings yielded little in terms of diplomatic breakthroughs, there are still some key takeaways from the event.
Geopoliticalmonitor.com’s Europe-based Director of Political and Business Risk reports from the Crans Montana Forum's Homeland and Global Security Forum, held in Geneva, Switzerland (October 15-17, 2014).