The Middle East continues to be the world’s powder keg, with the fuse burning shorter and shorter. Analysts scrutinize the United States, Russia and other actors: their actions, their potential actions, their alliances, their potential alliances. The Trumpet confidently forecasts a very specific alliance that will emerge, one that many experts would say is unlikely. But it is ready to form, and it will be a war-time alliance.
Why are we watching this trend?