For non-alignment to be effective, it cannot be restricted to transactional relationships or mere moral posturing.
While the war is enhancing great-power rivalries, smaller countries’ space agencies–and companies–are stepping forward.
In recent years, the region has experienced a new wave of progressive governments. The idea of regional integration has, therefore, returned to the table
For more than one reason, U.S. President Joe Biden’s call with Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett on April 24 is hugely consequential.
Since the chaotic withdrawal from Afghanistan last August and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in February, the White House has been desperate to showcase U.S. strength on the world stage. But the Biden administration has struggled to rally traditional Middle Eastern allies against Russia, raising questions over U.S. influence in the region.
Rising food prices and financial turbulence have set the alarm bells ringing across the region.