Implications of Turkish Troops' Incursion into Iraq's Mosul City
Entry of Turkish troops into Mosul indicates that Iraq may enter into a new chapter of internal strife.
Why terrorist groups do not breakdown after leaders' assassination
Terrorist groups resilience despite assassinations.
The Battle for Mosul
Challenges to liberating the last bastions of ISIS in Iraq
The battle to liberate Mosul is of paramount importance to various local, regional and international parties...
Two Conflicting Paths
Turkish Foreign Relations After the Failed Coup
The Turkish government is busy restructuring and securing its internal front. Such actions will reflect on foreign policy...
Why Iran seeks security cooperation with Russia, Iraq and Syria
Iran's Security Cooperation with Russia, Iraq and Syria.
How Iraqi Government Forces managed to reclaim strategic territories from ISIS
Two main reasons behind the recent progress of the Iraqi government's armed forces in its war against ISIS
Does the Ramadi re-capture open doors to Mosul?
The strategy followed in the liberation of Ramadi City from ISIS has presented a new style.
Return of Two Administrations
Expected Developments of the Political Crisis in Iraq's Kurdistan
The political crisis in Iraq's Kurdistan region was further exacerbated due to the escalating hassle between the KDP and PUK...
Consequences of Incorporating the Popular Mobilization Forces into Iraq's Army
Consequences of Iraqi Prime Minister, Haidar al-Abadi's, decision to incorporate the Popular Mobilization Forces into Iraq's army.
Battle of Fallujah
Is Iraq ready to pay the price of freedom from ISIS?
Questions are raised surrounding the timing for the Battle of Fallujah, the chances of its success, and Iraq's future.
The fate of Al-Abadi’s new government in Iraq
Political blocs will not agree in full to list of candidates nominated by Al-Abadi, causing delays in forming a new government.
Targeting leadership in the war against ISIS
Particular targeting of leaders appears to have become one of the main mechanisms followed by members of the allied forces...
Why does Turkey insist on taking part in the battle for Mosul?
Despite Iraqi opposition to the presence of Turkish troops on Iraqi soil, Ankara insists on keeping its troops...
Problems Associated with Reconstructing Cities Liberated from ISIS
ISIS has deliberately destroyed the infrastructure of Iraqi and Syrian cities as a high-impact tool...
The Consequences of the Popular Mobilization Forces' Involvement in the Battle of Mosul
The Popular Mobilization Forces have overstepped the boundaries of their role in the operation to liberate Mosul...
Jordan’s thoughts on the Battle for Mosul
Internal and external repercussions of the battle for Mosul and the impact on Jordan's security landscape.
The Position of Terrorist Groups Regarding the War on ISIS
Many believe the battle for Mosul will have a direct impact not only on ISIS, but also its relationship with other groups in the region
Implementation of Military Conscription in the Gulf
Examining the motives and challenges behind implementing military conscription in the GCC states.
Why sectarian terror is spreading in the Arab world
Over the past two decades, the region has seen a steep escalation in sectarian violence by terrorist organizations.