Egypt 2014 – 2016
April 10, 2017, 1 Comment

Copts in Egypt: Attacked again (The Economist) Yesterday at least 45 people died and dozens more were injured in attacks ...

Middle East & Arab World 2015-16
December 12, 2016, 1 Comment

Brookings Middle East and North Africa Carnegie Council: Perspectives from Inside a Tumultuous Middle East: Syria-Iraq-I ...

Canada: International relations and foreign policy post October 2015
November 1, 2016, No Comments

See also: UN Conference on climate change COP21 Paris Canada – U.S. 2015 – 2016 Canada International Relations – T ...

Wednesday Night #1805
October 4, 2016, No Comments

Although lacking in the high drama and clash of personalities of the first Clinton-Trump debate, Tuesday’s debate betw ...

Wednesday Night #1792
July 6, 2016, No Comments

As the expression goes, the Brexit story continues to have legs and will likely continue to do so for some time, whether ...

Wednesday Night #1777
March 23, 2016, No Comments

Just as we were prepared to send off a  suggestion of a relatively wonkish, if not upbeat, topic, came the awful news o ...

ISIS Paris attacks and aftermath
March 18, 2016, No Comments

Reuters: Paris attacks The Paris attacks change everything Friday’s attacks changed the world in fundamental ways. The ...

Wednesday Night #1771
February 10, 2016, No Comments

Happy Chinese New Year 2016! The Year of the [Red] Monkey kicks off around the world According to Chinese Five Elements ...

Turkey 2015
January 1, 2016, No Comments

2015 Erdoğan cites Hitler’s Germany as example of effective government Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan ...

ISIS/ISIL/Daesh 2015
December 29, 2015, No Comments

See also ISIS/ISIL 2013-14 Profile: Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi Russia in 2015 What ISIS Really Wants ISIS Fantasies of an Apoc ...