All World Affairs Content

27 Mar 2014

Philippines and Muslim Rebel Group Sign Peace Deal

The Associated Press. 09:04 AM EDT

When Russia Had a Real Parliament

Twenty-five years ago today, Soviet citizens elected a parliament that checked imperialist impulses, shattered myths, and humiliated untouchables. We need to remember this actually happened and could again.

What Future for the Eurozone? Combining Discipline, Solidarity and Institutional Reforms

Egmont Royal Institute of International Relations. Belgium. 02:22 PM EDT

China Courts South Korea

Though South Korea courts China for practical purposes, China's aggressiveness in the region ensures that South Korea's security ties with the US will remain solid.

Putin's Landgrab Alarms Baltics

Russia’s landgrab in Ukraine has raised tensions, already high, between Moscow and the Baltics. Says Estonia's President Ilves, “We can no longer think that there are unthinkables.”

TTIP: On Track but Off Message?

Atlantic Council. United States. 02:02 PM EDT

White House Fact Sheet on US Support of NATO Allies, Partners

United States. Press Release. 01:49 PM EDT

Obama to Discuss New NATO Forces in Eastern Europe

The New York Times. 12:15 PM EDT

Ukraine's Retreat from Crimea Is a Wake Up Call for NATO

The Telegraph. England. 12:01 PM EDT

Ukraine Crisis Expected to Dominate EU-US Summit

EU Observer. Belgium. 11:53 AM EDT

Bin Laden Son-in-Law Convicted at NYC Terror Trial

Al Arabiya. United Arab Emirates. 11:52 AM EDT

Court Orders Temporary Halt to Turkey’s Twitter Ban

Global News. Canada. 11:46 AM EDT

OPINION. The Ukraine Crisis Is Reigniting Europe’s Energy Security Dilemma

Alexander Müller. The Journal of Turkish Weekly. 11:29 AM EDT

World Bank Looks at Russia Economic Downturn Scenarios

Deutsche Welle. Germany. 11:16 AM EDT

US Urges Action on Rohingya Discrimination

Myanmar Times. 11:14 AM EDT

North Korea Fires 2 Missiles as US, Japan, and South Korea Meet

The Christian Science Monitor. United States. 11:11 AM EDT

Is Putin Next?

Russia’s president has wielded power better than Ukraine’s did, but his regime, too, is hyper-centralized, inefficient, and corrupt—and falling energy revenues could make it just as unstable.

China Calls on North Korea for Restraint

NHK. Japan. 10:59 AM EDT

Philippine Gov't, Islamic Rebels Set to Sign Peace Deal

Channel News Asia. Singapore. 10:57 AM EDT

Ceasefire Extended Between Pakistan Gov't and Taliban

The Express Tribune. Pakistan. 10:38 AM EDT

Ukraine Navy Defies Russia to the End

The Wall Street Journal. United States. 09:20 AM EDT