Kenya undecided as Somalia pleads for assistance
Somalia's president has declared a state of emergency following weeks of intense fighting, and the government has requested foreign troops from neighboring countries to help stabilize the troubled nation. A Worldfocus contributing blogger describes how Somalia's neighbors have reacted to the request for intervention.
Posted: June 22, 2009 09:35
U.S. wages a new kind of war in Africa
A Worldfocus contributing blogger writes about a new kind of war seen in several African conflicts, one waged in courtrooms and by means of humanitarian aid.
Posted: January 12, 2009 12:13
Can Israel’s military succeed in Gaza?
Worldfocus contributor Hampton Stephens, editor-in-chief of World Politics Review, writes about prospects for an Israeli ground invasion of Gaza and the state of the Israeli military.
Posted: January 2, 2009 16:37
Israeli ground invasion of Gaza considered imminent
Hampton Stephens, the editor-in-chief and publisher of World Politics Review, discusses Israeli response to Hamas rockets and likely tactics in an Israeli ground invasion.
Posted: January 2, 2009 16:09