Research Analyst & Political Scientist.
Personal website: www.s-rabi.com
How to Freely Host a WordPress Website Using Google Cloud Platform
This is a step-by-step tutorial which explains how to host for free a WordPress website using Google Cloud Platform. How long does it take? It could take less than one hour if you pay attention and follow the instructions. Else, it might even take two hours.
Interests and Bullets: Mossad Killed Al Qaeda Leader al-Masri for the US in Tehran
The New York Times broke with the story, revealing the killing of Abu Muhammad al-Masri, the second most highly ranked leader in Al Qaeda. According to the NYT, Israel carried out this targeted killing for, upon the request of, the United States of America. Both countries had interests in killing him. But here are some unintuitive things worthy of consideration.
Putin's Strategic Style Explains Afghanistan Bounties
The current uproar in the U.S. news cycle concerns Russian bounties offered to criminals and Taliban militants in Afghanistan, in order to incentivize them to kill U.S., British and other NATO personnel. This short piece seeks to clarify why Russia pursued this course of action and counters far-fetched proposed explanations.