Syrian Civil War
While the extent of recent polls reflects a turning tide in the Syria conflict, voters were hardly given much of a choice.
The Geopoliticalmonitor's Emanuele Scimia outlines recent efforts by France to carve out its own geopolitical niche in the Middle East.
The Geopoliticalmonitor's Zachary Fillingham discusses the hurdles facing this week's "Geneva II" talks.
The Geopoliticalmonitor's Suzane Mneimneh examines some of the defining political, economic, and military trends for the Middle East in 2014.
The Geopoliticalmonitor's Alessandro Bruno discusses what the Assad regime in Syria stands to gain from a successful outcome in Iran nuclear negotiations.
The Geopoliticalmonitor’s Zachary Fillingham discusses the deal struck between Russia and the United States to take control over Syria’s chemical weapon stockpile.
The Geopoliticalmonitor’s Chris Mansur argues that President Obama’s ‘red line’ seriously restricted his administration’s room for maneuver in responding to the strategic imperatives on the ground in Syria, such that he is now forced to demonstrate how a military strike on Syria falls within US national interests.
The Geopoliticalmonitor's Suzane Mneimneh examines some of the military options available to the United States should it decide to go ahead with a military strike in Syria.
The Geopoliticalmonitor's Zachary Fillingham examines what the worsening refugee situation in Iraqi Kurdistan might mean for Syria's civil war.
The Geopoliticalmonitor's Suzane Mneimneh examines how the violence in Syria has begun to spill into neighboring Lebanon.