Thinking the Unthinkable: When Will It Make Sense To Divide Iraq?

Iraq looks more failed by the day; when will it make sense to break it up? Only when it's overwhelmingly obvious.


The Geopolitics of Oman: Or, How Not To Get Killed When You Live In A Dangerous Neighborhood

Oman has historically leveraged its relative isolation for maximum prosperity, but the days of isolation are rapidly drawing to a close.