By Juri Rescheto — Pushkin Square, Moscow: On Sunday there were loud demands for a “Russia without Putin” that went on for hours in the middle of the city. It was a memorial march for Boris Nemtsov, the former deputy prime minister who was murdered two years ago, with thousands shouting, “hands off Crimea.” The [...]
By Golnaz Esfandiari (RFE) — Iranian director Asghar Farhadi won rave notices ahead of winning his second Oscar, for the taut “neorealist” suspense film The Salesman, but the reviews have been more mixed for his long-distance acceptance speech.
Farhadi’s reaction to this year’s best-foreign-film honor — delivered live in Los Angeles by the world’s first female space tourist, [...]
(WEBPUBLICAPRESS) New York – The U.S. administration’s new national security adviser has reportedly told his staff that Muslims who carry out terrorist acts are corrupting Islam, a departure from an ideological position held by other senior advisers to President Donald Trump, VOA (Voice of America) News reported.
Lieutenant General H.R. McMaster told members of the National [...]
By Patricia Espinoza* BERLIN (IDN-INPS) – Climate change is a security issue. Our current refugee crisis, when seen through the lens of climate change, brings this into sharp focus. And the security community, which is renowned and revered for their ability to assess and address future threats, understands that our current crisis pales in comparison to [...]
By Frank Hofmann (RDW) — From Belgrade and Banja Luka to Pristina, politicians are again speaking of war and division. But they are the words of political losers, running out of arguments to justify their hold on power.
Milorad Dodik has been blacklisted by the US government for obstructing the implementation of the Dayton Agreement. The [...]
(WEBPYBLICAPRESS) New York — Here’s a guide to how and why American news reporters use “sources” — according to Voice of America (VOA) — to add information and details to their stories, in question-and-answer format:
Why do journalists use anonymous sources?
Reporters use anonymous sources because those sources sometimes will reveal important information only if they are [...]
Piše: Emir Suljagić – Dominantno bošnjačka politička volja prvi put u istoriji ove zemlje napustila je institucije i donijela odluku, navodno u ime Bošnjaka i patriota, da pokrene zahtjev za reviziju presude Međunarodnog suda pravde iz februara 2007., u sporu između Bosne i Hercegovine i Srbije.
Tijelo koje je donijelo tu odluku ne postoji u Ustavu [...]
By Phil Harris - ROME – With the global arms trade having reached its highest level since the end of the Cold War, the United States leads the list of countries transferring major weapons, and flows have increased to the Middle East, Asia and Oceania.
Releasing its latest figures on arms transfers, the Stockholm International Peace Research [...]
By Jens Borchers – Politics is about finding a compromise, so it is no surprise that the issue of migration is increasingly defining discussions between Africa and Europe. But this approach is not without risks, writes Jens Borchers.
It may sound cynical, but it has become an increasingly visible reality: Migration and fleeing conflict have become a [...]
Piše: Janko Baljak - Avion koji je nazvan Srbija 2017 u Vučićevom predizbornom predsedničkom spotu i u kome osim njega putuje i stotinak mladih urednih i lepo isfriziranih stranačkih botova, naravno nije Srbija u kojoj živimo.
U ovoj zemlji osim Vučića i njegovih partijskih podanika na svim nivoima, koji se bore za mrvice plena, žive i babe i dede [...]