- Daily Brief
- June 18, 2019
After a long hiatus, the Taiwan flashpoint is back on the agenda. The situation is more complex than ever.
The extremist group will remain a threat to Kenya until its conscription tactics are addressed.
As the US-China trade war gathers pace, both powers have been courting Europe, and especially Italy.
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