May 20, 2018

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Whoever you vote for – Hezbollah Wins

Jerusalem Post, 11/05 Lebanon’s May 6 elections have resulted… [more]

Whoever you vote for – Hezbollah Wins Whoever you vote for – Hezbollah Wins

THE ISLAMIC STATE’S MILITARY STRATEGY

The Islamic State having lost its entire caliphate, save for… [more]

THE ISLAMIC STATE’S MILITARY STRATEGY THE ISLAMIC STATE’S MILITARY STRATEGY

The Waiting Period

Australian, 11/5 It is spring in Israel. On the face of it, all… [more]

The Waiting Period The Waiting Period

THE KURDISH QUESTION IN CHINA’S MIDDLE EAST FOREIGN POLICY

Click here for PDF The Kurdistan region’s decision to hold… [more]

THE KURDISH QUESTION IN CHINA’S MIDDLE EAST FOREIGN POLICY THE KURDISH QUESTION IN CHINA’S MIDDLE EAST FOREIGN POLICY

The Great Distraction of Punitive Airstrikes

New Republic, 16/4 Despite escalating worries about Russia in… [more]

The Great Distraction of Punitive Airstrikes The Great Distraction of Punitive Airstrikes

“BY, WITH, AND THROUGH”: HOW THE U.S.-LED COALITION DEFEATED THE ISLAMIC STATE IN IRAQ USING TACTICS WITHOUT COHERENT STRATEGY FOR CONFRONTING IRANIAN INFLUENCE

Click here for PDF The United States has engaged in several… [more]

“BY, WITH, AND THROUGH”: HOW THE U.S.-LED COALITION DEFEATED THE ISLAMIC STATE IN IRAQ USING TACTICS WITHOUT COHERENT STRATEGY FOR CONFRONTING IRANIAN INFLUENCE “BY, WITH, AND THROUGH”: HOW THE U.S.-LED COALITION DEFEATED THE ISLAMIC STATE IN IRAQ USING TACTICS WITHOUT COHERENT STRATEGY FOR CONFRONTING IRANIAN INFLUENCE

Erdogan’s Shadow Army 

Jerusalem Post, 13/4 In the collapsed and fragmented space that… [more]

Erdogan’s Shadow Army  Erdogan’s Shadow Army 

THE SYRIAN CONFLICT: DRIVING FORCES OF BALANCES AND IMBALANCES

Click here for PDF version At the core of the power struggle… [more]

THE SYRIAN CONFLICT: DRIVING FORCES OF BALANCES AND IMBALANCES THE SYRIAN CONFLICT: DRIVING FORCES OF BALANCES AND IMBALANCES

The Sultan’s Pleasure: Turkey Expands its Operations in Syria and Iraq

Jerusalem Post, 30/3 Turkish forces this month entered Afrin… [more]

The Sultan’s Pleasure: Turkey Expands its Operations in Syria and Iraq The Sultan’s Pleasure: Turkey Expands its Operations in Syria and Iraq