All World Affairs Content

17 Jul 2015

Guyana Brings Dispute with Venezuela to Mercosur Summit

Latin American Herald Tribune. Venezuela. 10:09 AM EDT

Brazil’s Ex-President Latest Target of Corruption Probe

Latin America News Dispatch. United States. 10:02 AM EDT
16 Jul 2015

Washington Post Contributor Promotes Group that ‘Freed’ 9/11 Recruiter

In a recent op-ed, Labib Al Nahhas of Ahrar al-Sham put forward his organization as a moderate Mideast player. Yet only two years ago the Syrian jihadist group helped free a 9/11 recruiter.

Iran Is No ‘Strategic Ally’

The former British ambassador to the US has written that shifting interests in the Middle East make Iran a rising “strategic ally,” especially in the wake of the nuclear deal. He’s wrong.

Greek MPs Pass Bailout Austerity Laws

EU Observer. Belgium. 03:55 PM EDT

An Uncertain Future

Michael J. Totten's blog Ian Bremmer, president of the Eurasia Group, argues that the deal with Iran is better than no deal even though he doesn’t expect Iran to stick to its side of the bargain, even though he thinks “the arbitration mechanisms will ...

Egypt Arrests 184 Attempting Illegal Crossing to Libya

Ahram Online. Egypt. 03:34 PM EDT

Libya Blames UN for Hampering Bid to Fight ISIS

Al Arabiya. United Arab Emirates. 03:33 PM EDT

Air Strike Hits Shabaab Militants in Somalia

News 24. South Africa. 03:32 PM EDT

162 Die in Northern Uganda as Malaria Hits Hard

New Vision. Uganda. 03:31 PM EDT

OPINION. Kagame’s Third Term: Better the Devil We Know?

Simon Allison. Daily Maverick. South Africa. 03:25 PM EDT

OPINION. Under Zuma, the ANC Has Finally Lost It

Ebrahim Harvey. Mail&Guardian. South Africa. 03:23 PM EDT

Kenya Military Kills 51 Al-Shabaab Militants in Gedo

Daily Nation. Kenya. 03:15 PM EDT

At Least 54 Arrested Following Zambia Fuel Riots

Africa Review. Kenya. 03:14 PM EDT

South African Court Frees Jailed Swazi Activists

Mail&Guardian. South Africa. 03:13 PM EDT

South Korean President Park Mulls Pardons for Tycoons

The Korea Herald. South Korea. 03:06 PM EDT

China Cremates Prominent Tibetan Monk Against Family's Wishes

The Asahi Shimbun. Japan. 02:59 PM EDT

Cambodian Government Limits Protest at Vietnamese Border

The Phnom Penh Post. Cambodia. 02:58 PM EDT

Malaysia Welcomes China’s Firms to Invest in Ports

The Borneo Post. Malaysia. 02:56 PM EDT

Volcanoes Shut Indonesian Airports During Holiday Rush

The Straits Times. Singapore. 02:52 PM EDT

Afghan President Ghani: Peace Talks to Start in Two Weeks

Tolo News. Afghanistan. 02:38 PM EDT

NICEF to Launch Mobile Birth Registration in Pakistan

The Express Tribune. Pakistan. 02:29 PM EDT

India Softens Foreign Direct Investment Rules

The Times of India. 02:07 PM EDT

Realm of Darkness

Institute of Modern Russia. United States. 01:18 PM EDT

Turkmenistan Complains Gazprom is Not Paying Its Bills

The Jamestown Foundation. United States. 01:16 PM EDT

The Iran Nuclear Deal: A Monumental Mistake by the Obama Administration or a New Beginning?

Al Jazeera Center for Studies. United Arab Emirates. 01:14 PM EDT

Security Cabinet Rejects Nuclear Deal With Iran