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Front Page Last Updated: Sep 23, 2017 - 10:21:42 AM


International
The Kurdish Referendum Imbroglio
What is the first thing you should do when you have dug yourself into a hole?

Sep 23, 2017 - 10:20:40 AM

Defence & Arms
Second Turkish Republic Looks East for New Alliances
Turkey this week announced its purchase of the S-400 antiaircraft missile system from Russia. The deal, according to Western media reports, is worth $2.5 billion. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told Turkish media that the first deposit on the system has already been paid.

Sep 23, 2017 - 10:19:22 AM

Africa
Lutte contre la criminalite : lancement de l'operation Epervier III a Yopougon
Les bandits et autres malfrats n’ont qu’à bien se tenir. Les Forces de sécurité sont décidées en découdre avec eux. La police nationale est de plain-pied dans l’opération de lutte contre la criminalité baptisée Epervier III, en collaboration avec les Forces armées de Côte d'Ivoire (FACI), la gendarmerie et le Centre de coordination des décisions opérationnelles (CCDO).

Sep 23, 2017 - 10:17:15 AM

Analyses
The Promises and Perils of Syrian Kurdistan
Syria’s Kurds are best known for the role that their military arm, the People’s Protection Units (YPG), currently play as the military backbone of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) – allies of the U.S.-led anti-ISIS coalition in Syria who provide the majority of ground troops in the campaign

Sep 23, 2017 - 10:15:49 AM

Dysfunctions
Leftist Secularism Faces Uncertain Future in Kurdish Rojava
Syria’s Kurds – led by the Democratic Union Party (PYD) and its military arm the YPG – have received much attention for their role as the cornerstone of U.S.-allied local forces fighting ISIS.

Sep 23, 2017 - 10:13:55 AM

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