Global Policy

Rajapaksa Quits President’s Party to Seek an Independent Mandate in Sri Lanka’s Forthcoming Election

Sri Lanka’s interim Prime Minister and former President Mahinda Rajapaksa has made the dramatic move of formally resigning from the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) founded in 1951 in order to join the newly formed Sri Lanka People’s Party (SLPP) which thus far has served as a coalition agitating for Rajapaksa’s return to front […]

Trump’s Taunts Are Meant To Ironically Provoke A Nationalist Reaction From France

Trump’s twitter trolling is a genius soft power move meant to expose Macron’s recent attack against nationalism as nothing more than hypocritical pandering to the Liberal-Globalist elite. French President Macron insulted billions of people across the world a few days ago when he proclaimed that “nationalism is treason”. This in […]

Don’t Overestimate The Russian-Serbian Strategic Partnership

Russia’s relations with Serbia are excellent, but overestimating their potential might unwittingly generate very high but false hopes about their future, especially as it relates to the ultra-controversial topic of “recognizing” Kosovo.   The Russian-Serbian Strategic Partnership is stronger than at any time in history, with the range of their […]

The United States Cannot Have it Both Ways With Turkey

After Donald Trump Tweeted that French President Emmanuel Macron’s earlier statement suggesting that a pan-European army should be created in order to counter multiple “threats” including from the United States was “insulting”, it became immediately clear that the pseudo-G20 style summit masquerading as a war memorial in Paris was going to […]

With The Last First World War Veterans Dead – The 11th of November Has Become a Macabre Militant Rite

Of all the modern wars that have claimed millions of lives, the First World War was the most tragic as its origins were in futility, its outcomes were universally negative and its veterans experienced a perfect storm of modern weaponry combined with comparatively primitive medical care. Thus, those who died […]