Bangladesh

Myanmar's new proxy president

With Aung San Suu Kyi pledging to ‘rule above’ president-elect Htin Kyaw, Herve Lemahieu examines how Myanmar’s new ‘diarchy’ might work.


Syria

Will a Putin–Abe summit happen in 2016?

Recent attempts to normalise Russia–Japan relations have come in fits and starts, but both sides have signalled their intent to achieve real progress in 2016, explains John Drennan.

South Sudan

Ten strategic questions about Brexit

Recent strategic challenges have required cooperative, Europe-wide solutions – a vote in favour of ‘Brexit’ would leave Britain isolated and with fewer options, finds Alexander Nicoll.