An ambitious new force expansion and U.S. and Russian deployments in Kurdish-held territory all suggest that Turkey’s Euphrates Shield is not marginalizing the YPG.
Whether reports of Russian troop deployments along the Libya-Egypt border are true or not, it’s clear that Moscow is seeking to reestablish its historical ties with Libya.
The Kremlin could learn a lot from Washington’s costly adventures in Afghanistan and Iraq.
The fall of South Korea President Park Geun-hye has opened the door for major geopolitical shifts in East Asia.
What will the new US president do about the foreign policy quagmire that vexed his predecessors? The answer may lie in US-Pakistan relations.