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 for each week with our conclusions on these issues.
Iran: The head of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard declared the end of anti-government protests in Iran. Meanwhile, the Russian government accused the U.S. of using the situation to undermine the Iran nuclear deal and warned the United States not to interfere in Iran’s internal affairs. Is there any evidence that the protests are not over? Is there any sign that the U.S. is trying to use the protests as an excuse to cancel the nuclear deal?
Saudi Arabia: The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen cut one of the Yemeni government forces’ main supply routes. How important is this route?
EU: The European Un