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Protest in Serbia Analyses & Assessments

Protest in Serbia

Thousands of people have rallied for the third consecutive day in Serbia, protesting against Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic being elected the...

Poland accuses Russia Analyses & Assessments

Poland accuses Russia

On the 4th of April 2017, Polish lawyers and advocates said that new evidence had been uncovered linking the 2010 plane crash near Smolensk to two...

The Future of China & North Korea Analyses & Assessments

The Future of China & North Korea

US President Donald Trump held out the possibility on Sunday of using trade as a lever to secure Chinese cooperation against North Korea and...

Venezuelan Parliament Reinstated Analyses & Assessments

Venezuelan Parliament Reinstated

On the 2nd of April 2017, The Venezuelan High Court ruled to reverse its decision to strip the Legislative body, the National Assembly of all its...

Park Geun-hye aressted Analyses & Assessments

Park Geun-hye aressted

On the 31st of March 2017, Impeached Korean President, Park Geun-Hye was arrested and placed within the Seoul Detention Centre

Trump to kill Obama climate change policies Analyses & Assessments

Trump to kill Obama climate change policies

US President Donald Trump is due to sign an executive order to overturn key parts of the Obama administration's plan to tackle global warming. The...

Jared Kushner to be questioned over alleged Trump-Russia ties Analyses & Assessments

Jared Kushner to be questioned over alleged Trump-Russia ties

Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law and aide, is being questioned by a US committee investigating alleged ties between the Trump team...

Trump-Russia Collusion Analyses & Assessments

Trump-Russia Collusion

On March 20th, 2017, Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) Director James B. Comey and National Security Agency (NSA) Director Adm. Mike Rogers sat...

Duterte vs. impeachment Analyses & Assessments

Duterte vs. impeachment

An impeachment motion was filed last Thursday in the Congress of the Philippines against President Rodrigo Duterte. The motion cites the...

Donald Trump standoff with the GCHQ Analyses & Assessments

Donald Trump standoff with the GCHQ

The US has agreed not to repeat claims the UK's communications intelligence agency wiretapped Donald Trump in the weeks after he won the US election...

Thailand 4.0 Analyses & Assessments

Thailand 4.0

Deputy Commerce Minister Suvit Maesincee has given a policy briefing on Thailand 4.0 to a gathering of 58 directors of Thai Trade Centers in various...

Dutch elections Analyses & Assessments

Dutch elections

On March 15th, 13 Million people are heading to the election polls around the Netherlands to decide who will make up their next government. Current...

Turkey-Netherlands row Analyses & Assessments

Turkey-Netherlands row

Turkey has announced a series of measures in retaliation for a Dutch decision to block its ministers from campaigning for a referendum. Deputy PM...

Scotland’s second independence vote Analyses & Assessments

Scotland’s second independence vote

On the 14th of March 2017, First Minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon announced her intention to hold a second referendum on Scotland leaving the...

New Palestinian group Analyses & Assessments

New Palestinian group

On the 27th of February, dignitaries and members of the Palestinian diaspora announced the formation of a new body to represent the displaced...

Illegal immigrants in the US Op-Eds

Illegal immigrants in the US

On 21 Feb 17, new guidelines were issued by the Trump Administration regarding illegal immigration and risk of deportation. John Kelly, Secretary...

Hamid karzai at the huddle Op-Eds

Hamid karzai at the huddle

On 10 Feb 17, former President of Afghanistan Hamid Karzai, speaking at the Hindu Group sponsored Huddle: Conversations for Change, delivered the...

UNMISS – A Mess? Analyses & Assessments

UNMISS – A Mess?

Is the UN seeking more accountability from UN missions?

China’s growing presence Analyses & Assessments

China’s growing presence

Are SE Asian countries using China as leverage, to extract concessions from the US?

Columbian referendum Analyses & Assessments

Columbian referendum

On 02 October 2016, voters in Columbia rejected the landmark peace deal with FARC rebels. The deal was signed between President Juan Manuel Santos...