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2 May 2016

Iran Recruits Child Soldiers – Again

Michael J. Totten's blog The Iranian government is broadcasting a music video made by the Basij militia recruiting children to fight in Syria’s civil war. The original is in Persian (Farsi), but the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) ...

Tehran Wants a Korean Peninsula Without Nukes

JoongAng Daily. South Korea. 05:24 PM EDT

US Defense Secretary: NATO Debating Rotational Ground Force In Baltic

Radio Free Europe/Radio Free Liberty. Czech Republic. 05:01 PM EDT

Kerry Seeks Path to Calm in Syria, Holds Talks in Geneva

Arab News. Saudi Arabia. 04:59 PM EDT

Islam and Democracy After the Arab Spring

The Arab Winter convinced many that the Middle East is destined to be a hopelessly repressive region. But peel away the layers and it's clear there's both hope and opportunity.

PKK Splinter Group Claims Suicide Attack in Turkey’s Bursa

Al Arabiya. United Arab Emirates. 03:10 PM EDT

Rousseff Tries to Win Back the Left While Fighting Impeachment

Latin American Herald Tribune. Venezuela. 03:04 PM EDT
29 Apr 2016

Shifting Waters: China’s New Passive Assertiveness in Asian Maritime Security

Lowy Institute for International Policy. Australia. 03:58 PM EDT

Further Signs of Southeast Asia’s Political Regression

Council on Foreign Relations. United States. 03:54 PM EDT

US Aircraft Carrier Denied Entry to Hong Kong

South China Morning Post. Hong Kong. 03:43 PM EDT

OPINION. What of India and China Relations?

Rupakjyoti Borah. Al Jazeera. 03:41 PM EDT

OPINION. The Association of Southeast Asian Nations is Counterproductive

Philip Bowring. Asia Sentinel. Hong Kong. 03:19 PM EDT

Kerry: Attack on Al-Quds Hospital in Aleppo, Syria

PRESS RELEASE. United States. 11:48 AM EDT

UN to End Peacekeeping Mission in Ivory Coast

Deutsche Welle. Germany. 11:47 AM EDT

Greek Refugee Crisis Offers Chance of Redemption

Deutsche Welle. Germany. 11:46 AM EDT

Russia: US Deployment Violates Syria's Sovereignty

Deutsche Welle. Germany. 11:45 AM EDT

OPINION. A Culture of Impunity Behind Bloggers' Killings in Bangladesh

Ali Riaz. Deutsche Welle. Germany. 11:44 AM EDT

US Gives South Sudan $86m in Humanitarian Aid

Africa Review. Kenya. 11:39 AM EDT

Equatorial Guinea President Obiang Nguema Re-Elected

Africa Review. Kenya. 11:37 AM EDT

ANALYSIS. Western Sahara Debate Reignited

Mail & Guardian. South Africa. 11:34 AM EDT

OPINION. What Zionism Has Meant for Palestinians

Ben White. Middle East Monitor. United Kingdom. 11:33 AM EDT

OPINION. Elect a Lebanese President by Majority

Nayla Tueni. Al Arabiya. United Arab Emirates. 11:30 AM EDT

Yemeni Sides to Meet Face-to-Face Saturday

Al Arabiya. United Arab Emirates. 11:29 AM EDT