• Mauritania: Reported dismantling of militant cell highlights underlying militant threat
  • Iraq: Militant attack in Tikrit highlights continued threat to territories retaken from Islamic State
  • Tajikistan: Scenarios: Elite infighting increases
  • South Sudan: Formation of new rebel group, threats against government confirm high threat of armed violence outside capital
  • Lesotho: Rising food insecurity highlights vulnerability to drought, growing crime threat
  • Asia & the Pacific: China-Japan tensions to persist; risks of direct conflict or breakdown in economic ties remain low
  • Thailand: Weak political will behind flood management reforms to maintain threat of operational disruption
  • Pakistan: Policy to attract foreign investors to automotive sector will increase regulatory risks
  • Yemen: Transfer of central bank to Aden will increase currency risk


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