Iran


The Arab Spring saw a host of “revolutions” that deposed dictators on the basis of their authoritarian rule, yet post-Arab Spring some states collapsed entirely, others clung on to power and some were overthrown by new dictators. It has now become clear that the Arab Spring was indeed engineered through Western NGO’s […]

What is the Future for Egypt?


﷽ There are many who believe Iran have held firmly against the tide of American dominance in the Middle East. They believe Iran to be an underdog who will soon compete on a global scale with America alongside Russia and China. They claim their will is independent and Islamic. It is […]

For those who thought Iran was not under the will ...


A recent article published by the Washington Institute interestingly separates sectarianism into three types. 1) Institutionalized Sectarianism 2) Incidental Sectarianism 3) Exploitative Sectarianism Institutionalized Sectarianism “Some groups and states have integrated sectarian themes into the very fabric of their political, cultural, and educational systems. Sectarianism, in other words, has been […]

The Three Types of Sectarianism by the Washington Institute



RAND, a leading political and security think-tank in America, have recently published a report, third in its series titled ‘Friend, Foes and Future Directions: U.S. Partnerships in a Turbulent World, Strategic Rethink’ It states that the U.S. have three stances that it can take in the coming year(s). To mitigate […]

Three paths for the U.S to maintain its hegemony on ...


RAND Report: http://www.rand.org/content/dam/rand/pubs/perspectives/PE100/PE182/RAND_PE182.pdf It is important to know that the RAND corporation are no ordinary think-tank. They are one of the leading think-tanks in America that have shaped policy and decision making at the highest level. This is why any analysis that come out of RAND, you can be sure that […]

RAND’s peace plan for Syria


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In June 2015 Brookings Institution released a  paper titled Deconstructing Syria: Towards a regionalized strategy for a confederal country that detailed the policy that the U.S. should take in solving the Syrian crises that was unsurprisingly fomented by them. In this short post I will look at some of the key […]

The confederal and autonomous zones of Syria – Master Plan ...