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.
North Korea: Following North Korea’s missile test on Nov. 28, the big question that remains is the status of its guidance system. South Korea’s prime minister said the control center on the ground lost communication with the missile while it was in flight. There has been no other public discussion of the missile test’s success. Either more data needs to be collected, or the data is not being released. We will be searching for more details on this matter.
Israel: Israel’s defense minister said there are no Iranian troops in Syria. This comes after Israel’s prime minister claimed that Iran is tryin