Alec Weisman's

Archive of My Clips on LIGNET 9/1-10/31/14

In Foreign Affairs on September 15, 2014 at 3:14 pm



These are an assortment of the clips I wrote while working for Newsmax Media’s Langley Intelligence Group Network (LIGNET) from September 1 – October 31. These articles were published on their site following review by their Analysis Team. Shorter pieces (‘Daily Briefs’) do not require any sign up, however longer articles (‘Analysis’) do require a subscription to the site.

Oct. 21 – Islamic Tensions Rock Strategic US Ally Bahrain

10. Bahrain

Oct. 15 – ISIS Recruiting Terrorists Across Asia

10. China

Oct. 7 – Egypt Faces Growing Terrorist Threat From ISIS Ally in Sinai

10. Sinai

Sept 17 – China’s Belligerence Threatens Reconciliation With Taiwan

Sept 12 – New India-Japan Partnership Counters China’s Clout

Sept 11 – Japanese Leader Boosts Ties to South Asia With Bangladesh and Sri Lanka Visits

Sept 11 – Nigeria: Boko Haram Seizes Control of More Territory

Sept 11 – Chile Vows Crackdown on Terrorism After Bombing of Santiago Metro

Sept 10 – Hungry Russia Seeks Food from Asia After Spat With US, EU

Sept 10 – Burma Postpones Planned Elections in Possible Setback to Democratic Progress

Sept 10 – France: Deluge of African Migrants in Calais Inspires Far Right

Sept 10 – Tunisia’s Largest Islamist Party to Sit Out Upcoming Presidential Election

Sept 6 – Russia Unveils Plans to Hold New Siberia Nuclear Drills

Sept 6 – Bosnia and Herzegovina Launches Crackdown on Radical Islamists

Sept 6 – Lesotho Prime Minister Returns Home as Coup Fears Fade

Sept 5 – Philippines Stops Bombers Targeting Chinese Embassy

Sept 4 – EU-Russian Standoff Traps Moldova, Europe’s Poorest Nation

Sept 4 – Australia Repeals Mining Tax to Spur Foreign Investment

Sept 4 – Samoa Leads Small Island States Plagued by Rising Sea Levels

Sept 3 – S. Asia Also Alarmed by ISIS Terror Threat From Returning Jihadists

Sept 3 – Austria: Architects of Austerity Mired in Tax Reform Standoff–Architects-of-Austerity-Mired-in-Tax-Refo

Sept 3 – Central American Drought May Intensify Immigration Crisis

Sept 1 – President of U.S.-Ally Djibouti Escapes Assassination Attempt


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