The 2016 Dhaka café attack was a wake-up call on the threat of extremism in Bangladesh. But did the authorities get the message?
China send an envoy to North Korea, the SDF sends a message to Damascus by seizing another oil field, and the Supreme Court puts democracy on notice in Cambodia.
What comes next in the Saad Hariri affair? De-escalation or a new crisis in the Middle East?
Once the Assad regime and its allies consolidate their hold on Syria, the focus could once again shift back to Israel.
This outline explores the regional forces and core interests motivating Turkey’s foray into the Syrian civil war.
The blowback against Iraqi Kurdistan’s independence referendum was swift as it was fierce, with every neighboring state piling pressure on Irbil to back down.
Daesh’s wanton destruction of cultural relics helped fray the national fabric of countries like Syria and Iraq. It’s now up to the international community to help mend them.
The past, present, and future of US-EU sanctions and their impact on the Russian economy.
Ankara and Moscow have found a common cause in the Syrian civil war, but geopolitical disagreements in the South Caucuses and beyond will thwart too close of a détente.