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The USA's recognition of Morocco's sovereignty over Western Sahara is a disaster for those seeking independence. Tim Marshall explains...
The international effort to stem the landmine crisis has been a humanitarian success story. The 2019 casualty numbers, however, reveal there is work yet to be done
Tim Marshall looks forward at what the world can expect from Joe Biden
Conflict in Tigray threatens to undermine progress in Ethiopia. Tim Marshall investigates
Tim Marshall examines the backdrop to current geopolitical struggles in Belarus
This week Tim Marshall turns his geopolitical lens to an unfurling conflict with long roots
The switch to renewables is likely to be as geopolitically transformative as the switch from coal to oil and gas. Tim Marshall lays out the plausible geopolitical scenarios as countries rally for renewable dominance
A programme to employ ex-guerrilla fighters as conservationists is starting to take off in Colombia 
A new study has analysed the extent of Covid-19 misinformation in traditional media sources. Results reveal the power that US President Donald Trump has to influence the circulation of misinformation 
From 2014, reports began to emerge of mass internment of the Uighur people in China's Xinjiang province. Tim Marshall explores the geographical, cultural and political context of the internment camps
The creation of an Exclusive Economic Zone stretching from Turkey's southwest coast down to the northern tip of Libya has bubbled old and new conflicts in the Eastern Mediterranean. Tim Marshall investigates the recent developments underpinning rising tensions in the…
The Sino–Indian border stretches 3,500km through rugged terrain that separates two military and economic powerhouses with increasingly tumultuous relations. Tim Marshall explores the geopolitical landscape of this divided land
History is being written in 2020 – but when the pandemic subsides, will the geopolitical landscape be drastically altered? Tim Marshall explores. 
Tim shifts his gaze to the Blue Nile, where the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) is increasing tension between Ethiopia and Egypt
With protest movements across the world stymied by the pandemic, Angus Parker asks what effect this might have
Geographical’s new geopolitics columnist, the author Tim Marshall, begins his regular monthly column by shining a light on an under-reported region and the conflicts that blight a troubled land
Angus Parker questions how NATO can remain relevant in the 21st century
The UAE has become the first Arab nation to operate a nuclear power plant, but not all concerns have been satisfied 

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