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Azerbaijani naval vessels sit at the harbor in Baku in 2005. (VANO SHLAMOV/AFP/Getty Images)

A New Military Order in the Caspian Sea?

Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan appear determined to develop their own naval capabilities, ones that would function independently of Russia. Read more…


Geopolitical Calendar: Week of Nov. 23, 2015

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

Latin American leaders, officials and diplomats pose for a photo during the Mercosur summit in Brasilia, Brazil, on July 17. (WENDERSON ARAUJO/AFP/Getty Images)

Mercosur: Struggling to Meet Diverging Needs

The South American customs union will likely have to change to survive the region's economic slowdown. Read more…