The use of re-education camps to suppress the ethnic Uighur community in Western China is an ongoing crisis that, if continued to be ignored by the international community, could result in the eradication of the Uighurs entirely. While the world community is absorbed in the deadly wars in Syria and Ukraine, an equally terrible tragedy is happening thousands of kilometers away from here. In the eastern province of China, Xinjiang, two million Uighurs live in jail under the open sky .
- 19.08.2019 16:38:19
... constitutes terrorism.
Often, we hear talks about how to respond to and how to fight back terrorism. We hear speeches about our resolve to bring those who planned and committed these acts to justice. We hear how important national cohesion is, how unity is society’s way to fight back, and how keeping calm and carrying on is our personal way of countering terror, and it is only fair. It is true that in the face of terrorism, governments and societies must show cohesion and unity. After all, the very ...
- 19.05.2016 23:40:00
Romanian new leadership have not succeeded (one may think they lack the will) to impose intrinsically new directions on our foreign policy. The causes may be seen both personal, determined by the nature of those responsible, but also constitutional, influenced by the relations between the state institutions. Moreover, Romania is a state known for its predictable principles and initiatives when it comes to international affairs. There are only few sudden or unexpected changes along our modern history...
- 22.01.2016 09:22:00
Foreign policy constitutes one of the strong pillars of every nation-state; I wouldn’t say that is the most important (this depends from state to state), but for sure, is one of the dominants. Hence, the foreign policy decision making process has to serve as link between domestic intentions and external actions. Nowadays, there are specialists and scholars in the field of international politics that argue that the state is dead or, the functions of the state are overdue. It is true that the...
- 16.09.2015 00:29:00