Nine years into a civil war, the people of Syria find themselves at the mercy of foreign powers and the relentless greed of the Assad family.
Egypt’s President Sisi is threatening military action in support of the warlord Khalifa Haftar as the Tripoli-based GNA seeks to take the key coastal city of Sirte.
As his battlefield losses mount Khalifa Haftar is running out of options and he soon may be running out of friends.
The oil sector and major oil producing nations face a period of protracted uncertainty and potentially far-reaching change.
The messy battle for oil market supremacy takes a nasty turn with wide geopolitical ramifications.
Mohammed Bin Salman is beginning to run out of options as Saudi Arabia grapples with the twin challenges of Covid-19 and the oil price rout.
Despite the growing threat of Covid-19, the wars in Yemen and Libya grind on further endangering millions of distressed civilians.
The latest OPEC+ agreement goes nowhere close to addressing the challenges the oil sector faces.
As the Idlib truce continues to hold, Vladimir Putin reinforces Russia’s dominant role in Syria.