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Watch List: June 7, 2017

The items listed below represent potential emerging issues that our analysts are tracking. These can be long term or short term, but will be updated daily. If an item on our Watch List becomes critical, we will email you a full analysis explaining its significance. Each Saturday, we will follow up our daily Watch List […]

Midway: The Battle That Almost Lost the War

June 7, 2017 Japan’s defeat at Midway was a freak, and that freak created the world we live in.

A closer look at North Korea’s artillery capabilities

No one really knows the true status of Pyongyang’s nuclear program, but a nuclear strike on a US asset or ally is unlikely because it would force the US...

Why Diplomacy Is Unlikely to Solve the Korean Crisis

George Friedman: The U.S. is hoping for a diplomatic solution but isn’t counting on one. Full Story

Qatar: a testament of Saudi weakness

The recent diplomatic row proves that Riyadh is struggling to maintain Arab unity, writes Kamran Bokhari. Full Story

Qatar: A Testament to Saudi Weakness

June 6, 2017 The recent diplomatic row proves that Riyadh is struggling to maintain Arab unity.

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