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An Afghan interpreter attached to the U.S. Army takes a break after a two-day joint mission with local security forces. Interpreters are essential to establishing meaningful partnerships overseas and face the same risks as military personnel. (ANDREW BURTON/Getty Images)

Remembering America's Allies on Memorial Day

In addition to other coalition partners, the United States depends on local civilians and security forces overseas. Read more…

A general view taken May 15 of the east Jerusalem Israeli settlement of Ramat Shlomo (background) and the Palestinian village of Lifta (foreground), abandoned during the 1948 Arab-Israeli war. (AHMAD GHARABLI/AFP/Getty Images)

Geopolitical Calendar: Week of May 30, 2016

This is an internal Stratfor document listing significant meetings and events for the next week. Read more…

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The Cost of Intervention

North Korea will use everything at its disposal to exact a heavy price for an attack, but will it be enough to dissuade the United States? Read more…