Middle East & Arab World – Saudi Arabia 2015-17
May 21, 2017, No Comments

Burning Oil to Keep Cool The Hidden Energy Crisis in Saudi Arabia Glada Lahn and Paul Stevens (Chatham House December 20 ...

Syria 2016
December 28, 2016, 1 Comment

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U.S. Foreign Relations in 2015-16
December 28, 2016, 1 Comment

See also China Seas Trump Transition: U.S. Foreign Policy   End-of-Year Sanctions: President Barack Obama announced ...

Middle East & Arab World 2015-16
December 12, 2016, 1 Comment

Brookings Middle East and North Africa Carnegie Council: Perspectives from Inside a Tumultuous Middle East: Syria-Iraq-I ...

Wednesday Night # 1774
March 2, 2016, No Comments

March is certainly coming in like the proverbial lion with Tuesday night’s blizzard And Donald Trump’s victories in ...

ISIS/ISIL/Daesh 2015
December 29, 2015, No Comments

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Syria 2015
December 16, 2015, No Comments

Syria is the prototype place where it’s a proxy war for some regional powers. The camps, so to speak, are the regime i ...

Terrorism 2013-15
December 8, 2015, 1 Comment

Boko Haram: Kidnapped Girls Have Been Married Off, Truce Never Happened

Canada: International relations and foreign policy
September 27, 2015, 2 Comments

Leaked internal report warns of Canada’s declining world influence (Globe & Mail) Canada’s international clo ...

U.S. Foreign Relations in 2013 – 2014
December 29, 2014, 1 Comment

Kevin Drum: Obama’s Foreign Policy: Frustrating, Perhaps, But Better Than Most of the Alternatives (Mother Jones) ...