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Iran’s willingness to take further risks will increase

I have a belief that nation states that feel like they’re either aggrieved or attacked become more risk-tolerant. We’ve certainly seen a high risk-tolerance by the government in Tehran…I suspect their willingness to take further risks will increase. William Tobey … Continue reading

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Islamic State: Trump to declare victory and go home?

“We’re knocking the hell out of ISIS. We’ll be coming out of Syria like very soon. Let the other people take care of it now,” President Donald Trump told supporters at an Ohio event on infrastructure. Trump’s remarks on pulling … Continue reading

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Kuwait: after riot, Interior Minister replaced

KUWAIT More than 1,000 “stateless” Arabs demonstrated in the city of Jahra demanding citizenship, with dozens of people arrested by the police, according to witnesses. The demonstration was broken up by security forces using smoke bombs and water cannons. Kuwait … Continue reading

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