Friday, January 5, 2018
Little and not-so-little wars
For a supposedly peaceful period, there are an awful lot of conflicts, actual and potential, going on around the globe. Strategy Page has listed most of them, with a 'state-of-play' commentary, to keep us informed. Their list includes Afghanistan, Algeria, the Balkans, Central Asia, Chad, China, Colombia, Congo, Ethiopia, India-Pakistan, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Korea, the Kurds, Libya, Mali, Mexico, Myanmar, Nigeria, Philippines, Russia, Rwanda-Burundi, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Thailand, Uganda and Yemen.
Click over there to read the current status and expected progression of each conflict. Sobering stuff.