Journal Of Diplomacy
- #Lebanon seeking both #Qatar & #Turkey help to release soldiers kidnapped by #ISIS + Nusra . Intel meetings in Ankara http://t.co/Yq8hgAdVOi
- Obama administration is considering seeking congressional authorization for military action against ISIS. http://t.co/3TiwU6cpxc
- For a quick overview marking the 150th anniversary, watch the @ICRC video http://t.co/uJMzSdbunJ #IHL #GenevaConvention
- the 1st Geneva Convention governs the rights of the sick & wounded, the rights of humanitarian agencies, and protection of civilian.
- Today marks the 150th anniversary for the signing of the first Geneva convention in 1864.
Middle East Archive
Posted on December 29, 2012 | 1 CommentBy John Henzel The U.S. and international community’s policy on Iran is a complicated puzzle. Many scholars, strategists, and politicians disagree on the appropriate approach to this delicate situation, suggesting policy choices as disparate as straight-up giving Iran the bomb...
Posted on October 3, 2012 | No CommentsProfessor Sohail Inayatullah is a political scientist/futurist at the Graduate Institute of Futures Studies, Tamkang University, Taiwan; and the Centre of Policing, Intelligence and Counter Terrorism, Macquarie University, Sydney. He is one of 2010 Laurel award winners for all time...
Posted on February 6, 2012 | No CommentsBy Richard Armstrong One year after the fall of Hosni Mubarak, women’s rights in Egypt have made unsteady progress. There are fears that should conservative Islamic parties win the upcoming elections, rights will be curtailed. But after playing a role...
Posted on December 7, 2011 | No CommentsBy Jordan McGillis When emotions guide politics, failure inevitably ensues. In a move that would be hailed by the Jimmy Carter School of Appeasement, Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu agreed last month to release over 1,000 convicted Palestinian criminals from Israeli...