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The Battle of Raqqa Becomes a Battle for North Syria

The Battle of Raqqa Becomes a Battle for North Syria

While the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Joseph Dunford succeeded in cooperating with Turkey in the battle of Raqqa, the fight around Aleppo went on unabated and the Assad forces made important progress in the northwest of ...

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World Bank: Libya Near Collapse

World Bank: Libya Near Collapse

The World Bank issued a report last month, warning that Libya is on the verge of collapse, with the recent Tripoli coup attempt driving down oil production once again, and with hard currency reserves plunging as a result. According to the ...

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How Long will Lebanon’s Political Honeymoon Last Under President Aoun?

How Long will Lebanon’s Political Honeymoon Last Under President Aoun?

Many questions arose once news broke of a new Lebanese president, after 29 months of an empty Presidential Palace. What made the March 14 Alliance and the Lebanese Forces suddenly change their position and drop their opposition to voting for ...

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David Petraeus: Five Lessons Learned

David Petraeus: Five Lessons Learned

General David H. Petraeus (USA-ret.) served for 37 years in the United States Army, including five combat commands.  He was the author of the US Army’s current counterinsurgency manual and served under President Barack Obama as the Director of the ...

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