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George Friedman

George Friedman is chief executive officer of Stratfor, the world’s leading online publisher of geopolitical intelligence. He is a widely recognized international affairs expert and author of numerous books, including The Next 100 Years (Doubleday, 2009), America’s Secret War (Doubleday, 2005), and The Future of War (Crown, 1996).



Iraq and Syria follow Lebanon’s precedent
28 Aug 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Iraq, Middle East, Stratfor, Syria
A strong case can be made that the nation states created a century ago in the Middle East are now defunct.


Europe’s malaise: the new normal?
20 Aug 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: economics, Europe, European Union, Stratfor
Europe has been mired in an economic crisis of slow growth and high unemployment for half a decade now.


A war which can have no outcome
30 Jul 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Gaza, Hamas, Israel, Palestine
Neither Israel nor Hamas believes that this will bring an end to their conflict.


Can Putin survive?
23 Jul 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Russia, Ukraine, Vladimir Putin
Russia's strongman is far from finished, but events in Ukraine have weakened his position.


Reflections on an unforgiving day
18 Jul 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Israel, Palestine, Russia, Stratfor, Ukraine
What links the twin tragedies of a downed plane over the Ukraine and Israel's invasion of Gaza?


Gaza situation report
14 Jul 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: ethics of warfare, Hamas, Israel, Palestine
Hamas and Israel are playing a deadly game with no clear outcome.


To the shores of Tripoli
9 Jul 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: foreign entanglements, foreign policy, USA
From the very beginning, the US could not avoid "foreign entanglements".


The Sunni Ramadan offensive and the lessons of Tet
2 Jul 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Iraq, jihadists, syria
Sunni jihadists have won a propaganda victory. But can they maintain their momentum?


The US has unfinished business in Ukraine and Iraq
25 Jun 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Barack Obama, Dwight Eisenhower, Iraq, Ukraine
If Obama needs a role model, let him look to the subtle and experienced Dwight Eisenhower.


What crisis comes after the Ukraine crisis?
11 Jun 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: foreign policy, Russia, Ukraine, USA
This strategic country could become a battleground in a new Cold War.


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