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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…

The Judean Desert, near the West Bank city of Jericho, has found itself behind various borders over the past century. (AHMAD GHARABLI/AFP/Getty Images)

Borders Come and Go, but Geography Remains

It's time to consider new ways of mapping the Middle East. Read more…