Latest Middle East Analysis

Why Firepower Alone Can't Destroy Jihadism

As many militaries have learned the hard way, force is not enough to defeat an insurgency. Read more…


What Has and Has Not Changed Since the Arab Spring

Five years ago, protests looked like they would fundamentally redefine the region's politics. Read more…


Imagery Supports Claims of U.S. Military Activity in Syria

Satellite imagery obtained by Stratfor suggests that rumors about U.S. efforts to extend an airstrip in northern Syria have merit. Read more…