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Month: December 2022

Blue & White Explained

The story heads back to the 5th Century Byzantine Empire (formerly the Roman Empire), when Blue was the colour of nobility… it was expensive to manufacture, and owing blue clothes […]

Erdoğan Gets Treasure

In what may be seen as a huge boost for Turkey, Ankara has discovered an enormous oil field, with net reserves of 150 million barrels worth nearly USD 12 billion. […]

An Open Letter To Pope Francis

Schiller Institute’s Open Letter to Pope Francis (from Political and Social Leaders): Support Call for Immediate Peace Negotiations His Holiness, Pope FrancisApostolic Palace00120 Vatican CityDecember 20, 2022 Your Holiness, Greetings […]

Expressing Deep Regret, And…

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte recently offered a formal apology on behalf of his country for the Netherlands’ historical role in the slave trade. Delivering a speech in The Hague […]

UK Fomenting India-China Border Clash

The UK Spectator published an article, titled ‘Why Is India Covering Up Clashes with China in the Himalayas?”, in its op-ed page on December 20, 2022. The nasty hit-piece baldly […]

Diplomacy: A New Low

After Foreign Minister of Pakistan Bilawal Bhutto Zardari launched a personal attack on Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi from the UN podium on December 15, 2022, the swift response of […]

Latin America’s Reply To Europe

People across the globe enjoyed arguably the most tense and spectacular FIFA World Cup final between Argentina and France on December 18, 2022, after long years. In Qatar, Lionel Andrés […]

Will One Patriot Battery Make A Difference?

US President Joseph Robinette Biden Jr, with the deluded Ukrainian President Volodymyr Oleksandrovych Zelenskyy at his side, announced on December 22, 2022 that the latest weapons package that Washington DC […]

Global Trade Reflects New Reality

The ongoing conflict in Ukraine, followed by the global disruptions caused by the COVID-19 Pandemic, is contributing to a growing shift in trade flows, internationally. It is coherent with the […]