Iraq Situation Report: April 18-20, 2015

April 20, 2015 - Sinan Adnan

The Iraqi government seems to have successfully responded to an imminent ISIS threat on two important fronts, Ramadi and Baiji, that emerged over the course of last week.

Iraq Situation Report: April 16-17, 2015

April 17, 2015 - Sinan Adnan

The situation in Anbar has deteriorated over the last two days as ISIS made further gains around the city and launched an assault on the city center.

Ukraine Crisis Update: April 16, 2015

April 16, 2015 - Hugo Spaulding

Russian-backed separatists intensified attacks this week possibly in preparation of launching offensive maneuvers and rupturing the framework of the ceasefire agreement.

Iraq Situation Report: April 14-15, 2015

April 15, 2015 - Sinan Adnan

Pressure against the Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) has escalated in Iraq as Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi visits Washington to request more military and financial aid to curb the advances of anti-government militants.

Syria Situation Report: April 7-14, 2015

April 14, 2015 - Jennifer Cafarella

ISIS Expansion into Southwestern Syria Threatens Previously-Stable Zones of Regime Control as Prominent Southern Rebel Factions Claim Opposition to JN

Iraq Situation Report: April 11-13, 2015

April 13, 2015 - Sinan Adnan

Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi is on his way to visit Washington to meet President Obama likely to request more U.S. support for Iraq's war against ISIS.

Iraq Situation Report: April 9-10, 2015

April 10, 2015 - Sinan Adnan

ISIS responded to Iraqi-government led operations in Anbar by launching two major attacks on Ramadi and areas between Balad and Baghdad. 

Ukraine Crisis Update: April 9, 2015

April 9, 2015 - Hugo Spaulding

Ukraine took steps to integrate the remaining independent Ukrainian paramilitary units in accordance with the February 12 Minsk ceasefire agreement, while avoiding an armed confrontation between regular and irregular forces.

Syria Situation Report: April 1-8

April 8, 2015 - Jennifer Cafarella

The ISIS push into the Yarmouk refugee camp signifies ISIS intent to reclaim areas of Southern Damascus with a history of ISIS control.

Iraq Situation Report: April 7-8, 2015

April 8, 2015 - Sinan Adnan

The Government of PM Abadi and the local Anbari Government are embarking on a major undertaking to recapture areas of Anbar Province that fell out of government control in early 2014.