James L. Gelvin

Turkey’s attack on Kurdish-run territory in northern Syria will likely snuff out a radical experiment in self-government that is unlike anything I have seen in more than 30 years studying…

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John J Stremlau

Events of the past week leading up to US President Donald Trump’s impeachment inquiry have reverberated globally for two key reasons. The first is that they threaten to detract from…

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Emma Raiteri

Juan Guaidó, the 35-year-old leader of the opposition in Venezuela and head of the National Assembly, declared himself as acting, interim president of Venezuela. This move came after Nicolas Maduro…

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LATEST NEWS

Anastasia Temerko

Over the last month, Khazakstan saw a series of protests against Chinese influence spark in several cities. All over the country, from Nur Sultan to Almaty, passing by Shymkent, Aktobe,…

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Shubhankar Dharmadhikari

With the ever-growing noise regarding the dangers of climate change, new climate legislation, and financial dynamics, the potential macroeconomic impacts of the changing environment can be hard to disentangle. While…

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Vincent Durac

The attacks on oil production facilities at Abqaiq and Khurais in Saudi Arabia have drawn renewed focus on Yemen’s Houthi movement, which claimed responsibility for the strikes. Whether these claims…

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LATEST EXPERTS

Iwa Salami

Perhaps the clearest, most recent statement on the introduction of a monetary system outside the remit of national governments is the one made by Judy Shelton, one of Donald Trump’s…

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Tom Milson

Exploring energy politics and the Ukraine conflict This piece was co-authored by Charlotte Mueller, a masters student in Politics and Public Administration at the University of Konstanz. She works as…

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Arslan Ayan

Exploring Turkey’s ever-increasing aspiration to become a member of BRICS Ever since Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan personally attended the 10th BRICS summit in Johannesburg in 2018, many scholars of political science…

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LATEST ACADEMY

Leon Donadoni

Introduction [dropcap]The unprecedented force of the events that rattled Europe in 1989, sparked by the collapse of the Berlin Wall and culminating in the wave of Central Eastern European (CEE)…

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Nicoletta Enria

We seemingly live in populist times, but what do we understand populism to even be, and what drives people to succumb to its tactics? “We are seemingly living in populist…

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Angelica Faotto

Environmental conflict is already happening and will increasingly shape international politics in ways that traditional theories of IR cannot explain.  Introduction Whereas in the past the environment had been treated…

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EVENTS

Diego Rodriguez Mejias

As Merkel prepares to leave politics and with the European elections around the corner, there is a lot of uncertainty surrounding European politics. Far right parties have recently gained considerable…

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Gea Donadoni

Warwick’s International Relations Society and Warwick’s Jewish Israeli Society are excited to announce their speaker event taking place on the 22nd of February 2019 at 6pm in S0.21. Lian Najami…

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Gea Donadoni

Ezra Friedman discusses the significance of the fall of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action Warwick’s Pugwash Student Society, along with Warwick’s International Relations Society, are delighted to host their…

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