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Is Belarus on the Verge of Revolution?

Published on March 24th, 2017 | by Guest

by Tatyana Ivanova After a short period of liberalization, the Belarus government has changed course, tightening the screws and escalating political repression. In the past few weeks in Belarus, the authorities have unjustifiably detained, fined, and arrested ... Read More



Erdogan Gets His Campaign Message

Published on March 24th, 2017 | by Derek Davison

by Derek Davison Recep Tayyip Erdogan has dominated Turkish politics almost since the day he, along with Abdullah Gul, Bulent Arinc, and others, founded the Justice and Development Party (AKP) in 2001. AKP won a huge ... Read More



Trump Is from Mars

Published on March 24th, 2017 | by John Feffer

by John Feffer So, let me see if I’ve got this right. North Korea has been pushing its ally China to rein in the United States. Pyongyang is worried that Washington is about to launch a ... Read More



Samantha Bee Slams Gorka

Published on March 23rd, 2017 | by Jim Lobe

by Jim Lobe Readers of LobeLog will know that we have been intensively covering the growing attention paid to Trump’s top counter-terrorism aide, Sebastian Gorka. We’ve focused particularly on his membership in the historically anti-Semitic and ... Read More



Political Discipline and a Strategic Void

Published on March 22nd, 2017 | by Guest

by Paul R. Pillar Recent press reports have described the Trump White House shaping its relationships with federal departments and agencies, especially the Department of Defense, in two different directions.  On one hand, the administration reportedly ... Read More

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