World Mind author Gabe Delsol explains the strategic and geopolitical challenges the G5 Sahel Joint Force (FC-G5S) face in the Sahel….
Executive Editor, Caroline Rose, explores Russian neo-revisionist objectives in the Syrian civil war….
From Al-Shabaab’s exploitation of the charcoal market in Somalia to the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Columbia’s levies on mining activity in Columbia, extremist groups all over the world exploit natural resources as part of their funding strategies. This report will examine the natural resources harvested by the so-called Islamic State (IS) and the Afghan Taliban. […]
The nations accommodating the unprecedented number of refugees in the world do not possess the resources required to adequately meet the challenge before them. The host countries of refugees face a monumental task, no matter their circumstances. Migrant networks share information about modes of transportation and border-permeability. This allows ethnic and religious communities to reunite, […]
What obstacles will Iraqi Kurdistan face if it decides to pursue separatism? What does the post-referendum landscape look like for the KRG? President Barzani and his government must look inward, first.
A round of peace talks concerning Syria was held recently without one key participant: The United States
We cannot pinpoint one specific cause to explain the Egyptian protests.
The manipulation of urban space in authoritarian resiliency
Trump’s objectives give insight to the future of strategy in the Middle East and North Africa.
While well intentioned, foreign aid can play a key role in enabling authoritarian regimes