After the fall: the Islamic State’s next chapter

The collapse of the Islamic State nation will have a profound effect on the organization but it will not eliminate its ongoing presence

After the fall: the Islamic State’s next chapter
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MICALLEF: The collapse of the Islamic State nation will have a profound effect on the organization but it will not eliminate its ongoing presence

The battle for Mosul inches forward

So far, Islamic State forces have stopped short of using civilians as a buffer between its and the advancing Iraqi military

The battle for Mosul inches forward
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MICALLEF: So far, Islamic State forces have stopped short of using civilians as a buffer between its and the advancing Iraqi military

Turkey is the Middle East’s newest rogue actor

Erdogan asserts that his government has a right to a sphere of influence over the region that once made up the Ottoman Empire

Turkey is the Middle East’s newest rogue actor
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MICALLEF: Erdogan asserts that his government has a right to a sphere of influence over the region that once made up the Ottoman Empire

Mustard gas – the original WMD – is set to stage a return

After an absence of almost a century, mustard gas is about to return to the modern battlefield

Mustard gas – the original WMD – is set to stage a return
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MICALLEF: After an absence of almost a century, mustard gas is about to return to the modern battlefield

Mosul’s fate can only be devastatingly tragic

The liberation of Mosul is going to be the bloodiest, most bitterly-fought urban campaign since Stalingrad

Mosul’s fate can only be devastatingly tragic
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MICALLEF: The liberation of Mosul is going to be the bloodiest, most bitterly-fought urban campaign since Stalingrad