United States

5 Mar 2014
On the 27th February 2014 soldiers seized the Crimean Parliament. They did not have insignia but raised a Russian flag above the building.[1] The Crimean...
31 Jan 2014
Guinea-Bissau is the fifth poorest nation state in the world. While farming and fishing are the most prominent legal trades, the illicit drugs business is the...
8 Jan 2014
A terrorist organisation is defined by the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) as a group which will ‘intimidate a population or compel a government...
16 Sep 2013
The United States has not ratified the Rome Statute, the treaty that underpins the International Criminal Court. While the ICC does not have jurisdiction over...
9 Aug 2013
June and July 2013 brought a large number of revelations about the size of surveillance by the National Security Agency, the US intelligence agency that deals...
19 Jun 2013
The United States initiated Operation Enduring Freedom on the 7th October 2001 less than a month after the attack on the World Trade Center and Pentagon. The...
17 Jul 2012
This debate first of all makes the assumption that a strike against terrorists is going to be made. The debate is therefore not focused on whether there should...
27 Jun 2012
In 1952 the United Kingdom became the third country to test and independently developed nuclear weapon. The country continues to have nuclear weapons in its...
23 Mar 2012
The ‘New START’ Treaty (for Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty) is a bilateral nuclear arms reduction treaty between the United States and the Russian...
22 Feb 2012
On August 6th 1945 the atomic bomb called ‘Little Boy’ was dropped on the Japanese city of Hiroshima. 4.7 square miles of the city were levelled and 70,000 to...
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