Last week ISN Insights looked at:
- The US mid-term elections in a preview piece by John M Donnelly and a post-election podcast with Bob Benenson of the Congressional Quarterly.
- The Syria-Israel-Hezbollah triangle in a piece by Simon Waldman
- The dynamism of the African National Congress (ANC) in an article by Derek Catsam
- The uneasy China-Burma relationship in the wake of the Burmese elections in a piece by Bernt Berger
This week we’ll be examining: the US military’s COIN (counterinsurgency) strategy, the UK strategic defense review, Bahrain’s elections, tactical nuclear weapons in the New START treaty, and Tanzania’s elections.