As the world continues to grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic and identify ways to recover from its political, economic effects, the international order that we once knew is changing. This book webinar will discuss the recently released book, “Aftershocks: Pandemic Politics and the End of the Old International Order,” authored by two of the US’ leading national security experts, Dr. Thomas Wright and Dr. Colin Kahl, and how the Coronavirus pandemic will redefine the global order.
The Russian private military group Wagner’s past behavior in Africa has exploited resources and created violence in the name of profit. The group is likely to serve as a model for Russia’s foreign policy activities on the continent.
Calvin Wilder and Aram Shabanian explore the late August's clashes between the SDF and Arab tribes in Eastern Syria
Nearly 30 years after the Dayton Accords, the Balkans are slipping toward violence again. Intraregional tensions are rising, and outside powers and far-right political parties are trying to capitalize on the situation.