Oct. 19, 2017 The mountainous terrain forms a daunting barrier, whose few passages are worth fighting for.
Oct. 18, 2017 There are hints that the two sides may be getting closer to an accommodation over Ukraine.
Oct. 16, 2017 Either through alliance or conquest, Russia is an alternative to the U.S. and EU.
Oct. 11, 2017 Moscow’s policy isn’t about becoming a leader in the region but accumulating influence to use closer to home.
Oct. 6, 2017 The logic that bound the U.S. to Saudi Arabia and Pakistan no longer exists.
Oct. 4, 2017 If ideas must be pursued at all costs, then anything standing in their way must be crushed.
By Jacob Shapiro
Understanding Geopolitics Starts Here.