Daily Brief

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The Brussels dilemma: psychology of terror

A failure to integrate has created a hotbed of Islamic extremism in the very heart of Europe.

Denationalising Saudi Arabia’s oil production

The planned IPO of Saudi Aramco has far-reaching implications for the Kingdom and global oil markets.

Nagorno-Karabakh: unfrozen conflict

Recent violence between Armenia and Azerbaijan bodes ominously for Russo-Turkish relations.

Weekly Briefing: April 4, 2016

Progress in Libya, Brazil’s impeachment vote, and talks in Paris over an east African pipeline.

Detention centres for regional stability

Why the reversal of Australia’s offshore detention program could destabilise the South Pacific.

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.