Sustainable development of trans-border waterways has always been daunting for national governments, and climate change is only making things more difficult. Here are three international water conflicts to keep an eye on in the coming years.
It took just one day for President Obama’s announcement of US air strikes in ISIS-held Iraq to translate into operational reality, and the first target chosen by US forces illustrates why this policy shift came about.
What the civil war in Syria failed to expose, Iraq threatens to bring out into the open.
At two years old, up to 65,000 dead, and with no end in sight, the Syrian civil war can officially be called a stalemate. This report provides an objective outlook on the current military balance, as well as a forecast on how the conflict might come to be resolved.