Articles by Tim Marshall

Kosovo: 20 Years On

Twenty years on since 50,000 NATO troops entered Kosovo the region is still a potential powder keg. This week marks two decades since the end…


Two Hawks

Iran and the USA – two hawks making aggressive signals to achieve aims – while saying they don’t want war…  what could possibly go wrong?…


Assad – In From The Cold

The Syrian Civil War is just about over – and the proxy war of outside powers is in full swing – this will be fought…




2018 – W&Y Score Card.

We published the 2018 lookahead on Jan 3rd 2018 – a year on it’s time to see how many of the guesses were right. Below…


2019: The Year Ahead.

New year – New Events – but new policies? Not so much. Statecraft doesn’t start from scratch on Jan 1st, but it’s useful to look…


Tis the Season to be Podcasting –

Herewith the 8th W&Y podcast in which Trump cuts and runs, Mattis runs and cuts, Charles Michel runs and collapses, and Rene and Georgette Magritte…


Christmas in Syria.

The fragile truce in Syria’s Idlib province looks as if maybe severely tested over the next few weeks. President Assad is on record as saying…


Super Massive Brexhole!

Welcome to the late late show!  Coming from the Black Hole which is Brexit and the British Parliament. Prime Minister Theresa May has agreed a…