A geopolitical reading suggests that annexation is only a matter of time.
A few takeaways from the protests currently sweeping the United States.
In terms of intelligence-gathering, the lines between public and private are becoming increasingly blurred. So too are those separating geopolitics from the world of finance.
What will the global financial system of 2060 look like?
Is COVID-19 the death knell of liberal internationalism?
Though the assassination will further destabilize the region, a large-scale conventional conflict remains unlikely.
The likelihood of space-based competition and warfare is increasing as we progress through the 21st century.
Far from a historical exception, Brexit is in keeping with the United Kingdom’s long-term geopolitical interests.
Though there are no obvious signs of foreign meddling in the Chile crisis, the presence of historical precedent and vested regional interests should not preclude the possibility.
The geopolitical environment is changing, and New Zealand’s grand strategy must change with it.