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November 7, 2014
Chaos, Schlieffen, and the best laid plans of the planners
As the second James Bond flick, From Russia with Love (1963),...
Tags: Barack Obama, Chess, Cold War, Drone strikes, George Elliott Clarke, Global Brief, Grand strategy, Saddam Hussein, terrorism, Tony Blair
This coalition of the willing will score some short-term victories, but should brace for longer-term pain
A coalition of...
Tags: Afghanistan, Al Qaeda, Arabinda Acharya, Dharitri Dwivedy, Global Brief, Iraq, Iraqi army, ISIL, ISIS, Islamic State of Iraq, Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Nouri al-Maliki, Saddam Hussein, Sunni-Shia divide, Syria, The International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation