Politics

Meeting of foreign ambassadors

The World Health Organization (WHO) is a specialised agency of the United Nations that is concerned with world public health. It was established on 7 April 1948, and is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. The WHO is a member of the United Nations Development Group. Its predecessor, the Health Organisation, was an agency of the League of Nations. Read More »

Saudi women play cards with men for the first time!

Saudi women have joined the Baloot Championship in Riyadh for the first time, playing the popular card game against men in the hope of winning a SR2 million ($533,333) prize. Read More »

Army Commanders for past 40 years

An Army commander is a senior officer who has supervisory and decision-making responsibilities. The title of commander refers to duties and does not correspond to any one pay grade. Only the Navy and Coast Guard use “commander” as an official rank. All branches of the military group personnel according to ranks within the categories of enlisted, warrant officers and officers. ... Read More »

Ebrat Museum

A museum is an institution that cares for a collection of artifacts and other objects of artistic, cultural, historical, or scientific importance. museums not only have a political dimension but that they are inescapably political. It is difficult, if not actually impossible, to deny the impact that forms of political engagement and activity have for the ways in which museums ... Read More »

Eerie remnants of the former U.S. embassy

Radicals in the country have created a permanent performance art display at the former US embassy. It depicts a make believe cemetery. What is the history of Performance Art The Angry Space, politics and activism? Read More »

American strike in Iraq prompts anti-war protests in U.S. cities

Groups of protesters took to the streets in Washington and other U.S. cities on Saturday to condemn the air strike in Iraq ordered by President Donald Trump that killed Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani and Trump’s decision to send about 3,000 more troops to the Middle East. Read More »

The mood of the streets after military leader killed

Less than a day after the U.S. killed a top Iranian military commander, assassinating Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani in an overnight drone strike outside Baghdad International Airport, the questions eddying around the world can be simplified to just one: How will Iran respond? How will this effect the middle east’s economy? Read More »

Arrival of Chinese destroyer Xining to Chabahar port

The Type 052D destroyer (NATO/OSD Luyang III-class destroyer) is a class of guided missile destroyers in the Chinese People’s Liberation Army Navy Surface Force. The Type 052D is a larger variant of the Type 052C; the Type 052D uses a canister-type, instead of revolver-type, vertical launching system (VLS) and has flat-panelled active electronically scanned array (AESA) radar. Read More »

The difference between Abe’s official welcome to Trump, Rouhani and Macron

 Japanese government officials who tracked the metrics of the Abe-Trump relationship tallied forty-two conversations, in person and on the phone. This is an unprecedented level of communication for the leaders of the United States and Japan. This weekend’s visit by the U.S. president to Tokyo will add even more opportunity for the allied leaders to cement their partnership.The pomp and ... Read More »