All posts by Nate Sizemore


The Tale of Two Irans

How contradictory policies in the world’s most powerful Shia Republic make U.S. strategic planning in the region even more difficult.




Has Russian Energy Influence in Europe Waned?

With the rapid fall of crude oil prices and the diversification of energy markets around the world, Russia continues to try and wield its energy wealth as a political weapon throughout Eurasia despite attempts to curtail the Kremlin’s influence.