The success of the Northern Distribution Network (NDN), while allowing the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) to better manage the upcoming withdrawal of forces, is also strengthening the northern Afghan governors at the expense of the central Kabul government, something that is consistent with historical trends but counter to ISAF objectives...
While much is known ; or believed to be known; about Hizballa's capabilities in Latin and South America, far less is understood about its intentions regarding the possibility of a retaliatory attack against the West should there be military conflict with Iran...
Several high-profile cases of lone wolf terrorism in the last year have captured worldwide attention on what some fear may be a growing and deeply troubling threat...
The splintering of the Islamist vote between such a large number of candidates has the Egyptian military well-placed to ensure that, while there was a successful revolution, there will be no true regime change after the May elections.
At nuclear talks scheduled for April 13-14, Iran is unlikely to reach an agreement that limits its option to eventually develop a nuclear weapon, even if the result is further isolation and additional international sanctions...