The possibility that Sayfullo Saipov was radicalized in Uzbekistan should surprise no one.
Quick takes on some of the latest geopolitical developments in the Middle East.
The short answer: not much.
Trump’s attack on Syria sets the United States on a dangerous course while raising questions about who’s really in charge in Washington.
Whether reports of Russian troop deployments along the Libya-Egypt border are true or not, it’s clear that Moscow is seeking to reestablish its historical ties with Libya.
A return to outright antagonism in US-Iran relations brings inevitable speculation about the military option. But the tactical hurdles faced by the US/Israeli air forces have only gotten worse over the past few years.
President Trump’s travel ban is a propaganda windfall for Islamic State and other jihadist groups.