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Oct. 25, 2016 Russia’s appearance of strength is eroding.
Oct. 24, 2016 Israel will need external support to ensure its security in the long run.
Oct. 24, 2016 Last week’s cyberattack is an indicator of a significant vulnerability.
For months, the media has been filled with news of the impending offensive by Iraqi Security Forces – supported by a coalition of Kurdish peshmerga, Sunni tribal militias, Iran-backed Shiite militias and the U.S. – to retake Mosul from the Islamic State. The overture to this battle has finally begun. Offensive forces have started advancing on their battle positions and are now encountering resistance. This resistance will increase exponentially once the fighting moves into purely urban warfare.