April 13, 2018China
With the opening of the first overseas Chinese military base in Djibouti, this tiny Horn of Africa country has become a testing ground for the mixing of China's commercial and military interests abro…
January 29, 2018Defense Technology
Many agree that China is becoming a technology and science superpower. How it translates that advantage into military power is another story.
April 24, 2018Middle East and North Africa
Geopolitical risk is always a major feature of global oil and gas markets, but the interplay of wars without end, powerful non-state actors, and the proliferation of new weapons technologies across t…
April 23, 2018Saudi Arabia
During his visit to the United States, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman inopportunely noted in an interview with Reuters news service that Saudi Arabia was “working on moving from a model agree…
April 23, 2018Cybersecurity
An update of the Council on Foreign Relations' Cyber Operations Tracker for the period of January 1 to March 31, 2018.