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A Constitution Corrupted
Mexico's 1917 Constitution asserted national control over all resources and launched a program of land redistribution
Mar 17, 2017 - 11:08:25 AM
Turkey's Euphrates Shield: Mission Creep?
For nine decades, the foreign policy of the Republic of Turkey mostly steered clear of any sort of adventurism — including attempting regime change in neighboring countries. After the Arab uprisings in 2011, however, Turkey largely abandoned this founding principle with regard to the Middle East and, in particular, Syria. Six years later, and not for the lack of trying, Turkey has utterly failed to overthrow the Assad regime.
Mar 15, 2017 - 4:47:52 PM
Kerala: Lurking Threat
On January 15, 2017, Security Forces (SFs) in Kerala warned that the Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) was planning a coordinated movement of its urban and rural force
Mar 7, 2017 - 10:41:56 AM
What Palmyra tells us about US policy in Syria
When ISIL recaptured the ancient city of Palmyra on December 11, the Syrian regime and Russia were in the middle of a vicious assault to retake the eastern parts of Aleppo from the rebels. The diversion of regime resources left an opening for the militants to roll back into the city after they lost it in March.
Mar 6, 2017 - 11:07:59 AM
After ISIS Threat, China May Have to Get off Sidelines in Middle East
Uighur militant groups are splitting, and may now compete to see who can hit China the hardest
Mar 5, 2017 - 8:56:17 AM