- Daily Brief
- January 17, 2020
A common European Defence Fund is just the start of a long checklist towards a European army.
Dovish Blue House policies and America First White House demands are straining US-South Korean relations.
Ballots now replace bullets on the South Pacific island, ending a bloody, conflict-ridden chapter.
The potential for a cooperative win-win solution may be overshadowed by the competitive environment.READ MORE
Decades of grievances have spilled over into violent street demonstrations calling for major reforms.READ MORE
The North is refusing talks without concessions but the US won’t offer concessions before talks.READ MORE
Burkinabe citizens are grappling with the consequences of a recent spike in militant violence.READ MORE
The highly anticipated event did not produce outline a leadership transition as many had expected.READ MORE
An alliance between Asia’s leading democratic powers would have profound consequences for regional security.READ MORE
The cycle of demonstrations and failed government reforms threatens to overwhelm Adil Abdul-Mahdi.READ MORE
Bomb threats attributed to the country’s ethnic insurgents suggests a new wave of violence is imminent.READ MORE