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Where the Thai Criminal Justice System Fails
Where the Thai Criminal Justice System Fails
Author examines issues and failures surrounding the Thai justice system. By Jena Musmar. (05/15/2024) Read More...


War and Development: Is the Stagnation the Price of Peace?
War and Development: Is the Stagnation the Price of Peace?

Author revisits the literature on the connection between civil war and development. Is stagnation “the cost” of peace, as Jinan Ganesh recently argued?  By David Shipton. (04/25/2024)

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Using Technology to Address Climate Change: Exaggerated Expectations? Interview with Dr. Duncan McLaren
Using Technology to Address Climate Change: Exaggerated Expectations? Interview with Dr. Duncan McLaren

In this interview from our Winter 2024 issue of International Affairs Forum, Dr. Duncan McLaren provides an analysis of tec... Read More...



New Issue of International Affairs Forum: Europe and the EU; Addressing Climate Change
New Issue of International Affairs Forum: Europe and the EU; Addressing Climate Change

Read the latest issue of International Affairs Forum where experts from around the world, includi... Read More...



IA Forum Winter 2024 - Europe -- and Addressing Climate Change
IA Forum Winter 2024 - Europe -- and Addressing Climate Change

In the new 2024 issue of International Affairs Forum, experts from around the world discuss Europe and the EU plus Addressing Climate Change. (03/21/2024)

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The Role of Middle Powers in the Preservation of International Order
The Role of Middle Powers in the Preservation of International Order

Can middle powers can play an important role in preserving the international order? By Fatma Tawfik. (03/13/2024)

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PSL: The Double Edge Sword
PSL: The Double Edge Sword

Author explores the multifaceted impact of the recent Pakistan Super League (PSL) on both the national and individual levels.  By Muhammad Ahmad. (03/09/2024)

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Anti-Taliban Resistance: A Renewed Wave of Insurgency and Regional Diplomacy
Anti-Taliban Resistance: A Renewed Wave of Insurgency and Regional Diplomacy

Author explores internal resistance against the Taliban within Afghanistan as well as the future of what regional diplomacy might look like for the Taliban, including with China.By Joshua Bowes. (0... Read More...



The Dangerous Game of Populist Fearmongering
The Dangerous Game of Populist Fearmongering

The future of democracy tetters on the wave of popluist fearmongering. By Iuri M. Piovezan. (02/27/2024)

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Fanning the Flames: Pyushwhiti Violence in the Myanmar’s Dry Zone
Fanning the Flames: Pyushwhiti Violence in the Myanmar’s Dry Zone

Examining conflict with the Pyusawhti paramilitary in Myanmar and possible US actions to stabilize it. By Owen Oppenheimer. (02/21/2024)

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Does a The New World Order Exist? - Interview with Prof. Manlio Graziano
Does a The New World Order Exist? - Interview with Prof. Manlio Graziano

In this interview, Professor Manlio Graziano discusses his new book, Disordine mondiale. Perché viviamo in un'epoca di crescente caos, the concept of New World Order, and effectivess of glob... Read More...



Unable to Adapt: How the US Damaged its Role in the South Caucacus Peace Process
Unable to Adapt: How the US Damaged its Role in the South Caucacus Peace Process

Author argues that the Biden administration has damaged its chance to broker the peace process between Azerbaijan and Armenia and, as a result, talks failed. By Rufat Ahmadzada. (02/12/2024)

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The Arctic Resurgence: Assessing Russia's Dominance and Strategic Interests in Emerging Geo-Economic Dynamics
The Arctic Resurgence: Assessing Russia's Dominance and Strategic Interests in Emerging Geo-Economic Dynamics

Essay explores geopolitical issues surround the Arctic. By Imtiaz Ahmad. (02/07/2024)

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The United States and Escalation of Middle East Conflicts: A Brief
The United States and Escalation of Middle East Conflicts: A Brief

Timeline of escalations in the Middle East. By Dr. Sohail Mahmood. (02/07/2024)

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Facts and Fiction of the Underpinnings of the Taliban’s ‘Islamic Emirate’
Facts and Fiction of the Underpinnings of the Taliban’s ‘Islamic Emirate’

Essay explores the real underpinnings of the Taliban’s ideology as reflected in their governments’ policies and practices. By Naveen Khan. (01/23/2024)

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A Closer Look at the Iran-Pakistan Rift
A Closer Look at the Iran-Pakistan Rift

What's behind the Iran-Pakistan dispute? By Professor Manlio Graziano. (01/22/2024)

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Reviewing the US-Vietnam Relationship under the Biden Administration
Reviewing the US-Vietnam Relationship under the Biden Administration

Essay examines the US-Vietnam relationship and its future. By Nga Hong Nguyen. (01/17/2023)

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Inevitability of the African Century? Afro-Asian Infrastructure and Transport Corridors
Inevitability of the African Century? Afro-Asian Infrastructure and Transport Corridors

Author presents a reshaping of the transport, transit, and world trade supply-chains. By Lorenzo Somigli. (01/11/2024)

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The Need for Reform in International Organizations
The Need for Reform in International Organizations

The IMF and similar international organizations are in dire need of reform. By Madison Lee Hepler. (01/08/2024)

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Does Geopolitical Deterrence Still Explain the Development of the War in Ukraine and is it Enough for the Post-War Security of Europe?
Does Geopolitical Deterrence Still Explain the Development of the War in Ukraine and is it Enough for the Post-War Security of Europe?

Does geopolitical deterrence explain the war in Ukraine? What has the war mean for European security and NATO? By Alexander Kostyuk, PhD, DBA. (12/14/2023)

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The Gory Legacy of the Bangladesh Awami League
The Gory Legacy of the Bangladesh Awami League

Author calls on the international community to face the atrocities committed by the Bangladesh Awami League and support the democratic forces in Bangladesh. By Iqra Awan. (12/15/2023)

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Double Standards and Hypocrisy
Double Standards and Hypocrisy

The conflict in Gaza sheds light on powers exploiting human suffering for political gain. By Dr. Manlio Graziano. (11/15/2023)

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The Perennial Target: Understanding the Persistence of Anti-Semitism
The Perennial Target: Understanding the Persistence of Anti-Semitism

Historical examination of anti-Semitism. By Kritee Chopra Sharma. (11/13/2023)

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The Intersection of K-pop and Political Tensions
The Intersection of K-pop and Political Tensions

Korean soft power, via the country's K-pop industry, and how it has impacted South Korea-Japan relations. By Kristin Hynes. (10/16/2023)

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New War in West Africa?
New War in West Africa?

Do recent coups in West Africa portend further conflict there? By Oumar Fofana. (10/02/2023)

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Canada vs India: A Human Rights Standoff
Canada vs India: A Human Rights Standoff

What's behind the Canada-India dispute and what does it mean for addressing human rights? By Iqra Awan. (09/28/2023)

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A Minor Issue with Global Consequences
A Minor Issue with Global Consequences

Can a Middle East deal be reached? By Dr. Alexander Loengarov. (09/27/2023)

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U.S.-China Relations Have No Bright Future Amid Mutual Confrontation
U.S.-China Relations Have No Bright Future Amid Mutual Confrontation

Current US-China relations are marked by a lack of sufficient will and ability on both sides to establish and maintain a set of international behavior rules and order that all parties (at least) ba... Read More...



Unraveling the Ties: How Climate Change is Amplifying Gender-Based Violence in Pakistan
Unraveling the Ties: How Climate Change is Amplifying Gender-Based Violence in Pakistan

Pakistan has launched a Climate Change Gender Action Plan. More needs to be done. By Simr... Read More...



Unleashing the Power of Digital Government in Pakistan
Unleashing the Power of Digital Government in Pakistan

Author calls for Pakistan to embrace digital change. By Hejab Zahra. (09/07/2023)

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