Olivier Guitta

Olivier Guitta

Olivier Guitta is the Managing Director of GlobalStrat, a geopolitical risk and security consultancy firm with a regional specialisation on Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Libya

US starts its long-awaited anti-ISIL campaign in Libya

After the disastrous intervention in 2011, the US has to be careful of the unintended consequences of a new campaign.

US starts its long-awaited anti-ISIL campaign in Libya

Politics

How to cooperate against terrorism?

The latest Brussels terror attacks have unfortunately shown the best and the worst of international cooperation.

How to cooperate against terrorism?

War & Conflict

The re-emergence of AQIM in Africa

AQIM has shown resilience and an ability to adapt to new situations, making it a dangerous and resourceful adversary.

The re-emergence of AQIM in Africa

War & Conflict

ISIL's gains in Libya and the case for intervention

Libya has replaced Syria and Iraq as the top military priority, especially for Europeans.

ISIL's gains in Libya and the case for intervention

War & Conflict

Libya's litmus test with ISIL

The emergence of ISIL in Libya appears to have tipped the balance in the war-torn country.

Libya's litmus test with ISIL

War & Conflict

Gulf States: A burning priority for ISIL?

Recent history shows that ISIL operatives and followers will stop at nothing in striking countries they target.

Gulf States: A burning priority for ISIL?