If the present strategy toward Al-Shabaab is either ineffective or actively making matters worse, then it should be drastically revised.
With the 2017 Kenyan presidential elections looming on the near horizon, it is important to understand the factors that led to violence in 2007 in order to prevent a similar chain of events in 2017.
Denying conquest-based and commerce-based income to ISIS can limit the group’s functionality as a governing entity and a fighting force.
Regime survival is what drives North Korea’s seemingly irrational behavior – and the rest of the world would do well to take notice.
Shinzo Abe’s insistence on rearmament does more harm than good to Japanese security.
In Africa’s most unstable region, U.S. military aid has done more harm than good.