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Iran Shahed Docks in Djibouti

After waiting outside the harbor for over a day, the vessel has finally entered the port. Read more…

An aerial view of a Vale mining site in Para state, Brazil, on Aug. 6, 2013. (YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP PHOTO)

Why Brazil Cannot Afford to Stall Its Mining Law Any Longer

After a decade of high yields, Brazil's mining sector has been weakened by international and domestic crises. A new reform could be the key to restoring global competitiveness. Read more…

Saint Sophia Cathedral in Kiev, Ukraine. (EUGENE CHAUSOVSKY/Stratfor)

Kiev: A Walk Through History

The confluence of and clash between the city's Eastern and Western influences mirror the country's geopolitical division. Read more…