Politics & Diplomacy

Nov 28, 2018

Assyria: New Report Shows Quota Representation Faulty

The Assyrian Policy Institute has published a report in which it highlights how the legislation for representation by quota is flawed, and in fact allows for further suppression of the Assyrian population in Iraq. As it turns out, non-Christian parties with clout have been able to exploit the system, drawing more representation for themselves.

Nov 28, 2018

Assyria: New Report Shows Quota Representation...

The Assyrian Policy Institute has published a report in which it highlights how the legislation for representation by quota is flawed, and in fact allows for further suppression of the Assyrian population...

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Nov 27, 2018

Taiwan: DPP Lost Elections Based on Local Issues...

Whilst it’s regrettable that the KMT made gains during last week’s election, one tangible benefit of the result may be that after a few years of intense rivalry between Taipei and Beijing,...

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Nov 27, 2018

Somaliland: Conditions Set for Talks to Resume...

According to the Ambassador of Somaliland, if talks are unnecessary then it is needless to resume them. The President of Somaliland stated that unless Somalia recognises Somaliland, then it is difficult...

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Nov 26, 2018

Crimean Tatars: Tensions between Russia and Ukraine...

Tensions are rising in Crimean shores as the dispute over the sovereignty of the Peninsula between Russia and Ukraine finds its way into yet another standoff between each other’s respective militaries....

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Nov 22, 2018

Abkhazia: Presidents to Discuss Russian-Abkhazian...

Yesterday, 21 November 2018, Russian President Vladimir Putin hosted his Abkhazian counterpart Raul Khajimba to discuss bilateral political and economic relations. Before the meeting, Putin described Abkhazia...

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Nov 22, 2018

Taiwan: Risk of Triggering a Confrontation Escalates...

The bilateral relations between Beijing and Washington, DC are at their worst since 1996. Today, Taiwan is caught in the crossfire between the two superpowers as the question of Taiwanese recognition fuels...

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Nov 21, 2018

Human Rights & Democracy in Pakistan: Reflections...

Human Rights & Democracy in Pakistan: Reflections on the 2018 General Elections 21 November 2018 17:30-19:30 European Parliament, Brussels Room A5G305 Click here to register for the event.

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Nov 19, 2018

Taiwan: Activists in New York Rally for Marriage...

More than 100 people gathered in the legendary Stonewall Inn to raise awareness and money ahead of the crucial 24 November 2018 election. Last year, Taiwan’s constitutional court ruled that same-sex...

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