Comments from Trump’s nominee for secretary of state suggest a more confrontational stance in the South China Sea.
The Rohingya crisis in Myanmar’s Rakhine state is drawing international condemnation and fraying relations between the civilian and military authorities.
The loss of Islamic State’s last major holding in Iraq could usher in a new phase of state and sectarian conflict along the Iraq-Syria border.
Armed groups continue to prey on local populations in the eastern DRC and frustrate any possibility of economic development.
Myanmar’s armed groups are scrambling to define themselves in the new era of limited parliamentary democracy.