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Jordan: Coup Attempt or Crackdown?

On April 14, 2021, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With Comments Off on Jordan: Coup Attempt or Crackdown?

By Christian Hawkes April 3, 2021, brought shocking news of the arrest of top Jordanian officials for “security reasons,” including former finance minister Bassam Awadallah and Prince Hassan bin Zaid. Prince Hamzeh, son of the late King Hussein’s fourth wife and half-brother of current King Abdullah II, was also placed…

Situation Report of the Military Coup in Myanmar

On March 31, 2021, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With Comments Off on Situation Report of the Military Coup in Myanmar

By: Joseph Holland On the morning of February 1st, 2021, the military of Myanmar seized control of the government after the general election in which Aung San Suu Kyi, the current head of the government, and the National League for Democracy (NDL) party won by a landslide. The military is…

Power PLA: A New Chinese Village on the Bhutan-China Border

On January 5, 2021, Posted by , In Asia, By ,,, , With Comments Off on Power PLA: A New Chinese Village on the Bhutan-China Border

By Haley Grizzell In November, Chinese media revealed shocking images of a new village built inside an area that has been disputed by China and Bhutan for decades. All this despite recent statements by Lotay Tsering, the prime minister of Bhutan, saying that negotiations over the Bhutan-China border had been…

UAE Motivations for the Abraham Accords

On January 1, 2021, Posted by , In Middle East,Uncategorized, By ,, , With Comments Off on UAE Motivations for the Abraham Accords

By Hunter Huillet The Abraham Accords are a groundbreaking step in warming Arab relations with Israel. Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu went as far as to describe it as, “a pivot of history. It heralds a new dawn of peace.” It was a significant policy switch for the United Arab…

The Aftermath of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh’s Death

On December 12, 2020, Posted by , In Middle East,Uncategorized, By , , With Comments Off on The Aftermath of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh’s Death

By Hunter Huillet The killing of the Iranian nuclear scientist, Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, was the latest event to escalate tensions in the Middle East between the US and Israel, and Iran. The head of the Iranian nuclear program was killed in his car in an ambush supposedly done by satellite-controlled machine…