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Can Israel be stopped using starvation to wage war? Israel War on Gaza | Israel War on Gaza

The World Food Programme has suspended aid deliveries to northern Gaza. The United Nations food agency is halting aid deliveries to northern Gaza because it’s too dangerous. It says the decision wasn’t taken lightly, and it knows more people risk dying of hunger. But the team insists that conditions must improve and safety must be […]

Thinking Global Podcast – The Laid-Back Book Club (Ep.3)

Thinking Global Podcast – The Laid-Back Book Club (Ep.3) Roman Farberov/Shutterstock On this week’s episode of the Thinking Global podcast, members of the E-International Relations podcast team speak about what they have been reading lately, as part of our ‘Laid-Back Book Club’ series. Here, Thinking Global’s very own Romanos Orpheas Tofis (@rmnorph)Edward […]

World Social Forum Activists Unravel Roots of Israel’s Occupation of Gaza — Global Issues

Protesting Israel’s attacks against Gaza at the World Social Forum opening day in Kathmandu. Credit: Marty Logan/IPS by Marty Logan (Kathmandu) Saturday, February 17, 2019 Inter Press Service KATHMANDU, Feb 17 (IPS) – Romi Ghimire has a busy life running a non-profit organization dedicated to Nepal’s rural people, but she also feels driven to do something […]

France signs a ‘concrete and ambitious’ security pact for Ukraine

On Friday, France signed a security agreement with Ukraine. It pledged more weapons and assistance in order to help the war-torn country defend itself against Russia. “France will support Ukraine in the long term,” said President Emmanuel Macron after signing the agreement with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky at the Élysée Palace in Paris on Friday […]

Middle East Crisis: A Mysterious construction project takes shape in Egypt, Near Gaza

Israel sent troops to Khan Younis Medical Complex on Thursday, in southern Gaza. They were searching for Hamas militants and bodies of hostages. This incursion, which raised alarm about the fates of hundreds of patients, medical workers, and the many Palestinians who sought refuge there during the war, was met with alarm. The raid was […]

Experts say US Senate bill should be spent on domestic projects instead of spending billions abroad | Business and Economy News

A number of scholars, politicians and advocates have condemned the United States Senate’s passage this week of a foreign funding billThe United States needs to fund its social programmes, but it would give billions of dollars of military aid to Ukraine and Israel. It is unclear when – or even if – the House of […]

Turkish Army receives upgraded version of M60T tanks

The first batch of upgraded M60T tanks was officially handed over to the command of the Turkish Land Forces on 10 February. The ceremony, which was attended by senior defense officials including Defense Industry Chief, Gorgun, Deputy Defense Ministry Tyufekchi and Ground Forces Commandant Bayraktaroglu highlighted the strategic importance of modernization. The incorporation of domestically produced […]

Thinking Global Podcast – George Lawson (Part Two)

Thinking Global Podcast – George Lawson (Part Two) George Lawson This week’s Thinking Global Podcast,Prof. George Lawson chats to Kieran⁠⁠⁠@kieranjomeara⁠⁠⁠Catharine (@catharinedamron) on why we should think of revolutions as international or global phenomena, ‘Unruly Politics’, ‘negotiated revolutions’The second episode of a two-part television series includes all this and more. Prof. George Lawson […]