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The Virtues of Hard Power
Hard power is supremely necessary in today's world, for reasons having nothing to do with humanitarian intervention.
May 22, 2013 | 04:00 GMT
The Challenges to Iran's Next President
The new president will face a divided domestic political arena, economic pressures and a hostile regional sectarian landscape.
May 21, 2013 | 19:59 GMT
French Operations in Mali: A Look Back
The intervention degraded the militants' abilities but did not eliminate the broader jihadist threat in the region.
May 21, 2013 | 09:00 GMT
Egypt Tackles Increased Sinai Militancy
Increased militant activity on the peninsula threatens Cairo's credibility, Hamas' rule in Gaza and Israel's southern border.
May 21, 2013 | 07:01 GMT
Syria: Outside Patronage and a New Offensive for the Regime
The battle for Al-Qusayr is part of a larger effort to control the Homs governorate.
May 20, 2013 | 10:05 GMT
Geopolitical Calendar: Week of May 20, 2013
This is an internal Stratfor document listing significant meetings and events for the next week.
May 20, 2013 | 05:01 GMT
Balancing Shia and Sunni Radicalisms
It is not democracy that the United States should primarily want, but a regional balance of power that will reduce the risk of war.
May 15, 2013 | 04:10 GMT
Pakistan's New Prime Minister and Regional Geopolitics
Afghanistan and Pakistan could become an arena for Saudi-Iranian rivalry once again.
May 14, 2013 | 22:36 GMT
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