As the homegrown jihadist movement has declined in Saudi Arabia, cooperation between the Saudi and Iraqi branches of al Qaeda has grown. (Strategic Forecasting)
A Dangerous Deal With India
During the past five years the United States has abandoned many of the nuclear arms control agreements negotiated since the administration of Dwight Eisenhower. (Washington Post)
Cheap Furniture Endangering Forests
Increasing global demand for cheap Chinese furniture is affecting tropical forests as much of the timber comes from countries where illegal logging is rampant. (Al Jazeera)
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