Middle Eastern Affairs · Pre-Wordpress Papers

Analysis of the Situation Concerning the Bashar al-Assad Régime

The recent developments in the war in Syria has caused me to think what I thought was once unthinkable, the targeted assassination of the regime’s leadership. This change has manifested itself due to the recent brutality of the Assad regime against it’s own people, namely the leveling of Aleppo, and the gassing of his own… Continue reading Analysis of the Situation Concerning the Bashar al-Assad Régime

European Affairs · Middle Eastern Affairs · Political Theory · Russian Affairs · United Nations Diplomacy

Developing Future: World Order, Russian Intransigence, and The Security Council

Developing Future: With Russia on the ropes in Syria, and Crimea, and Putin relegated to Pariah status, it’s no wonder then that a lane seems to be opening up for the Russian’s, and other rogue state actors to begin to foment the what seems to be the start of an organizational shift which could lead… Continue reading Developing Future: World Order, Russian Intransigence, and The Security Council

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E.U. Representative Federica Mogherini At The Atlantic Council: Link to Live Event

Live Stream of Federica Mogherini at the Atlantic Council. Live February 10, Beginning at 2pm EST Link Below:

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Fiscal and Monetary Affairs · Fiscal and Monetary Theory · Middle Eastern Affairs · Russian Affairs

Russian Syrian War Expenditures Said to Top $800 Billion

In an exclusive contextual analysis of World Bank economic figures, it has been determined that Russia has expended in excess of $800 Billion US dollars in the war in Syria. Russia, whose involvement in the war, if the numbers are to be believed, goes back to at least 2011, and recently required them to Sell… Continue reading Russian Syrian War Expenditures Said to Top $800 Billion

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The Year Ahead 2017: President Donald J. Trump

The soon to be comfortably couched Trump Administration will have a plethora of issues to face in only its first hundred days. And although the Idea of a Trump Presidency is toxic to some, the world looks on with curiosity at the Billionaire from Florida. Below is a summation of what to expect from the… Continue reading The Year Ahead 2017: President Donald J. Trump

Middle Eastern Affairs · Political Theory

ISIS And The End Of The Caliphate: A Contrarian View

In the coming months, and indeed even now their has been much debate over what the future of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, or ISIS will look like. The general consensus in the intelligence community, and Television Experts is that once the Caliphate which has its center in Ar-Raqqa, Syria; and Mosul, Iraq;… Continue reading ISIS And The End Of The Caliphate: A Contrarian View

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Applications of Special Warfare

With special forces recently in the spotlight battling the Islamic State, or Daesh; in Iraq, and Syria. It has become the focal point of much scrutiny by the intelligence community, and the military community on the whole. An order to facilitate these discussions about the future of special forces in the war fighting arsenal, an… Continue reading Applications of Special Warfare