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Weekly Briefing: March 28, 2016

A critical party vote in Brazil, unusual overtures in Moscow, and tensions in the South China Sea.

ISIS in Central Asia: threat or illusion?

While the group is on the defensive in Iraq and Syria, could it be preparing an assault on the ‘Stans?

Jordan’s refugee dilemma

Jordan’s humanitarian response to the regions refugee crisis is causing serious security concerns.

Weekly Briefing: March 21, 2016

Obama tours the Americas and the German Foreign Minister visits Moscow to discuss Syria.

Responding to a resurgent Al Shabaab

Al Shabaab continues to threaten to Somalia’s government and its regional partners.

Weekly Briefing: March 14, 2016

Syrian peace talks in Geneva, a corruption scandal in Brazil intensifies and oil producers meet.

The US and India: pivot to the subcontinent?

Does an impending deal on military logistics signal the beginning of a broader strategic relationship?

Weekly Briefing: March 7, 2016

EU and Turkish leaders discuss migrant flows, anti-ISIS operations build in Iraq and Syrian talks loom.

Weekly Briefing: February 29, 2016

Super Tuesday, election results in Iran, Venezuela’s economic crisis and the truce in Syria is tested.

Elections in Iran are likely to be hotly contested
Elections in Iran: putting the brakes on reform

As elections loom, powerful conservative elements move to slow the pace of change.