Asia

Is Australia outsourcing its refugee obligations to Cambodia?

During the last two decades, arguments concerning who can claim belonging in Australia, and fears surrounding border security, have been…

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Conflict

The next step in the war on terror: The beginning of a new Iraq War?

The observation that history repeats itself might be valid, at least in the case of the ongoing conflict in Iraq…

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Corruption

Brazil 2014: FIFA World Cup and Presidential Elections. Is this Brazil’s busiest year in history?

The eyes of the entire world were turned towards Brazil during this summers FIFA’s World Cup. However, the World Cup…

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Asia

More than just Kopi-cats: Indonesia’s taste for coffee

The bad news first: this article does not have anything to do with actual cats. The good news: Coffee-lovers, aficionados…

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Central America

Daniel Ortega: From Revolutionary Fighter to Corrupt Dictator?

While Europe and the Middle East seem to be overshadowed by war and crisis, there are other parts of the…

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Conflict

Europe’s Military, Stronger Together?

Parliament welcomes Croatia to the EU with a special flag ceremony at the entrance of the EP in Strasbourg. Source:…

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Conflict

Sanctions: An efficient diplomatic tool?

"Keep Sanctions Against South Africa", at a march in the UK in 1990. Source: Craig Bellamy, FlickrOn the 29th of…

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Africa

Asylum-Seeking Pirates: What is the EU to do?

Pirates captured in the Gulf of Aden in 2009 by the U.S. Coast Guard. Source: Wikimedia CommonsEveryday, the men and…

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Africa

The Kony Campaign: A Harmful Simplification?

Graffiti from the #Kony2012 campaign. Source: JoelAnthonyValdez, FlickrJoseph Kony, a guerrilla leader operating in northern Uganda, is known to the…

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Conflict

To Ask More Questions: A Doctor’s Role in Preventing Domestic Violence

A survivor of domestic violence, shows burn scars on her hands. Photo by: The Advocacy Project, Flickr“I kept, you know,…

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