Category Archives: Multilateral Foreign Policy

Atheists are now the terrorists in Saudi Arabia. You couldn’t make it up

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The world’s number one exporter of Wahabi jihadis considers atheists its foremost terrorism concern.

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Ukraine shows that Western politicians are no longer omnipotent

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Missing from public discourse over the crisis in Eastern Europe is a sense of how difficult it is for western officials to act in concert.

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The Egyptian death sentences will backfire on the regime

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Egyptian history shows that heavy crackdowns on Islamists always results in more bloodshed.

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‘Kony 2012’ and the forgotten conflict in the Central African Republic

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Although Joseph Kony still poses a threat, the rebel leader is not the most urgent problem facing CAR right now.

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5 persistent falsehoods about events in Ukraine

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Here are the five most common myths about events in Ukraine, together with a short explanation of why they are wrong.

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Confinement of Saudi princesses a reminder that women are second-class citizens in Saudi Arabia

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The ugly reality mocks the image of a nation cited as the citadel of Islam.

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If restrictions on free expression continue, Turkey will no longer be able to call itself a democracy

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If limitations on the freedom of expression continue, Turkey will be faced with placement in the same ‘not free’ category as Iran and Saudi Arabia.

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Calls for the introduction of FGM in the Maldives should worry all of us

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It is vitally important the UK uses its influence and clout to lead a global campaign that seeks to rid the world of FGM.

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Christians face execution in North Korea

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North Korea remains the most difficult country to be a Christian in the world.

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Cameron cosies up to Israel while lecturing Palestinians on peace

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Cameron’s speech demonstrates everything that’s wrong with international engagement with the Israel-Palestine peace process.

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