Tag Archives: Middle East

Israel’s Strategic Challenges…

“The Israeli Crisis is republished with permission of Stratfor.” “Israel now finds itself in a long-term crisis in which it is struggling to develop a strategy and foreign policy to deal with a new reality.” “How to preserve its superiority … Continue reading

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Victor Bout’s network still operating…

“The former U.N. arms investigator was able to track down the illicit activities of this network led by two main actors who once were Bout’s top lieutenants: Sergey Denisenko and Andrei Kosolapov.” “…the illicit activities took place in Mauritius, an … Continue reading

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NATO Intervention and Military Defections in Syria

High level defections from the Syrian military, and most notably from the Air Force, indicate a turning point in Syrian instability. As tensions rise between Syria and Turkey, in light of the downing of Turkish military aircraft, the response from … Continue reading

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