Israeli Elections

Elections for the Knesset, Israel’s parliament, were held on April 9. The political party of incumbent Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu,…

NATO Turns 70

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) turned 70 years old this past week. There were 12 original signatories to the…

Cyclone Hits Mozambique

Cyclone Idai recently hit southeastern Africa, causing widespread devastation in Mozambique, Zimbabwe, and Malawi. Mozambique was particularly devastated, with hundreds…

Brexit Update

The deadline for the United Kingdom to leave the European Union was originally March 29. With the deadline approaching, the…

ISIS in Syria

News reports from Syria indicate that ISIS has been nearly defeated there. The Islamic State has been forced into retreat,…

Munich Security Conference

The annual Munich Security Conference convened last week. This event brought together leading policymakers from around the world to discuss…