Water wars loom: Iran and Afghanistan\'s border clashes expose the dire consequences of neglecting water disputes. The implications of these clashes are far-reaching, impacting regional stability and peace.
China pulled off a diplomatic victory with the historic reconciliation between Saudi Arabia and Iran, undermining US geopolitical dominance over the region and fostering regional cooperation through dialogue and diplomacy.
The region has been agitated by Japan\'s intention to double its defence spending by 2027. The \"major shift\" in Japanese security policies has been extensively debated, including how and why Japan is giving up its \"pacifist\" roots and choosing militarization.
After the most recent release, there are now 32 prisoners at Guantanamo Bay, including 18 who are eligible for transfer. These detainees continue to be held without charge despite having their transfer approved, with little recourse to hasten their release.