US President Donald Trump looks set to pull the United States out of the Iran nuclear deal, say Mark Fitzpatrick and Dana Allin.
China’s recent fleet review showcased the country’s impressive and accelerating naval shipbuilding output. In the last four years, China has launched naval vessels equivalent to or greater than the total fleet tonnages of many of the world’s major established naval powers.
The Italian military is taking on a greater role in Africa, while reducing its presence in Asia and the Middle East.
Leaders in Addis Ababa hope the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam can transform the country’s fortunes. But the project has caused alarm downriver.
By Caitlin Vito, Coordinator for the Deputy Director-General’s Office
The discovery of large quantities of oil and gas off the coast of Bahrain may alter the country’s economic fortunes.
By Pierre Noël, Senior Fellow for Economic and Energy Security
By Matthew Harries, Managing Editor of Survival; Senior Fellow for Transatlantic Affairs and Nuclear Policy