Karina Piser Friday, July 24, 2015
Global InsiderLast month, India formally applied to join the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR), and it hopes to become a full member of the group by the end of this year. In an email interview, Dinshaw Mistry, professor at the University of Cincinnati, discussed the impact of MTCR membership on India’s missile program.
Monday, July 20, 2015
Ellen Laipson Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Ellen Laipson Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Judah Grunstein Thursday, July 23, 2015
Global InsiderLast week, at least 22 Algerians died in clashes between ethnic Arabs and Berbers in the oasis city of Ghardaia, where tensions have grown for the last two years. In an email interview, Dalia Ghanem-Yazbeck, a research analyst at the Carnegie Middle East Center, discussed ethnic violence in Algeria.
Friday, July 17, 2015
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Global InsiderLast week, officials from the United States and Central America met in El Salvador to discuss energy cooperation. In an email interview, Alexis Arthur, an energy policy associate at the Institute of the Americas, discussed U.S. energy cooperation with Central America.
Monday, July 27, 2015
In ContextA corruption probe of former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva is the latest headache for Lula’s embattled successor, Dilma Rousseff, and a political class shaken to the core by the ongoing Petrobas scandal. Rousseff’s popularity keeps plummeting, as calls for her impeachment grow louder.
Frederick Deknatel Wednesday, July 22, 2015
In ContextOn Tuesday, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari fired all of Nigeria’s military chiefs in preparation for a fresh offensive against Boko Haram. Less than three months into his term, Buhari is working to consolidate security gains, while also tackling Nigeria’s endemic corruption.
Maria Savel Thursday, July 16, 2015
Maria Savel Monday, July 13, 2015