- Daily Brief
- August 16, 2019
The Osaka summit failed to live up to expectations, casting a deeper pall over the institution's future.
Iran's seizures of UK-flagged oil tankers in the Gulf have raised the heat for all parties concerned.
The embryonic alliance must first resolve its internal disputes before it can present a united front.
Coercion of fishing boats and illegal maritime surveys are symbolic of China’s effective occupation.READ MORE
Poor clean up and containment efforts have left the region exposed to dangerous radiation leaks.READ MORE
The massive dam project has strained tensions between nations located along the Blue Nile.READ MORE
The ISIS-backed attacks appear to have succeeded in reigniting communal tensions.READ MORE
The spike in multilateral naval engagements excluding China has not gone unnoticed in Beijing.READ MORE
US and Chinese representatives used the Singapore meeting to present their competing regional visions.READ MORE
After a long hiatus, the Taiwan flashpoint is back on the agenda. The situation is more complex than ever.READ MORE
The extremist group will remain a threat to Kenya until its conscription tactics are addressed.READ MORE