Author: Mackenzie Clarke

Afghan Forces And The Taliban Continue Fighting: Where To Go Next?

Afghan military forces continue to battle the Taliban’s latest insurgency for control over several provincial capitals after the Taliban successfully seized control of Kunduz on 8 August. Local officials report to CNN that Kunduz is the first major city to be taken by the Taliban since the beginning of their

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Diplomatic Dispute Over Ethiopian Hydroelectric Dam Reignited

Egypt’s Irrigation Minister Abdel Aty received official notice from Ethiopia that it had resumed, for a second year in a row, the construction process of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) on 5 July. Ethiopia began filling the reservoir with water behind its giant hydroelectric dam, a process expected to

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