Conn Hallinan

Conn Hallinan can be read at dispatchesfromtheedgeblog.wordpress.com 

Day of the Drone

China’s Sea of Conflict

The High Price of the New High Ground

Oil and the Pandemic

China and the US: the 21st Century’s “Great Game”

What’s Driving the Simmering Conflict Between India and China

Tipping the Nuclear Dominos

War and Plagues: Military Spending During a Pandemic

India and the Coronavirus

How Austerity and Anti-Immigrant Politics Left Italy Exposed

Turkey’s Failed Gamble in Syria

Irish Elections and Unification

Turkey’s Latest Quagmire: Intervention in Libya

Nuclear Lies and Broken Promises

Middle East: a Complex Re-alignment

How the Saudi Oil Field Attack Overturned America’s Apple Cart

Climate Chaos Descends on Europe

Rivers of Dust: Water and the Middle East

The World Needs a Water Treaty

A Wounded Erdogan is a Dangerous Erdogan

The Meaning of the Socialist Victory in Spain

Turkey: Revenge of the Kurds

Diego Garcia: The “Unsinkable Carrier” Springs a Leak

Europe Confronts a Cliff

Nuclear Powers Need to Disarm Before It’s Too Late

Erdogan is Destined for Another Rebuke in Turkey

Will Trump Really Launch a War on Iran?

“Are You Serious?” Awards, 2018

Lessons for the Left From the Spanish Elections

Iran: Rumors of War

Nuclear Treaties: Unwrapping Armageddon

Is Peace at Hand in Afghanistan?

Syria’s Chessboard

Britain: the Anti-Semitism Debate

Asia’s Shifting Alliances

NATO: the Unexamined Alliance

Trump & The Big Bad Bugs

The Spanish Labyrinth

Iran: Sanctions & War

Erdogan and Turkey’s Elections

The Great Game Comes to Syria

Italy, Germany and the EU’s Future

Immigration and the Italian Elections

A Dangerous Turn in U.S. Foreign Policy

Turkey’s Looming Crisis

Rolling Snake Eyes in the Indo-Pacific

Brexit and a Brave New World

Of Leprechauns, Nazis, and Truncheons

Spain: Breaking Up is Hard to Do

Middle East Chaos