Analysis and Policy

Chinese Defence Minister in Russia Has a Message for the United States

The roots of the current historically positive relations between China and Russia are primarily positive rather than reactive nature. A healthy trade relationship, a generally similar outlook on global development, mutual security interests and the mutual desire to develop a wide range of economic and security partners throughout the shared […]

Global Hypocrisy: Syria’s Victory Over Hate is Ignored And “Israel’s” Crimes Against Justice Are Forgiven

For seven years, the Damascus suburb of Eastern Ghouta has been under occupation from the most malevolent and violent forces of Takfiri terrorism known to the world. This weekend, all of Eastern Ghouta was liberated by the Syrian Arab Army, with the terrorists either being neutralised or evacuated to Idlib. […]

The Meaning of Easter Can Help Filipinos to Better Understand Duterte And His Political Resurrection of The Nation

Millions of Filipinos will have celebrated the Resurrection of Christ this Easter. Just as many millions more Roman Catholics and Protestants have done this week and Orthodox Christians will do next week, Easter is the most meaningful and powerful day in the Christian calendar. But once Easter is over, people […]

Egypt’s President Sisi Has No Trouble Winning “Elections” But He Must Work to Win Back Egypt’s Status as A Major Arab Power

Votes are currently being tallied in an Egyptian Presidential election whose foregone conclusion will make the incumbent Abdel Fattah el-Sisi’s inevitable victory something of an anti-climax. His only opponent Moussa Mostafa Moussa was himself a Sisi supporter, thus making the election more of a referendum on Sisi’s rule than anything else. Throwing […]