3 Hobbies That Could Help Improve Your Finances

  Leisure time is often seen as a luxury for working adults as it’s a chance to take a break from work and indulge in something enjoyable. While everyone uses their time differently, some choose to engage in fun hobbies. The good thing [...]
Romania, the ally of the United States facing new international challenges and threats

Romania, the ally of the United States facing new international challenges and threats

The Deveselu shield has been for a long time the target of belicose statements coming from the East. But no one knew in 2013 that Iran could be the next strategic attack target for the USA’s political and military leadership. It is all [...]
Global Security Strategies In The 21st Century

Global Security Strategies In The 21st Century

The education of members of public information services, secret spy services, and very experienced officers is set to accomplish very important tasks in creating wars from a distance at zero costs; we can distinguish between 4 war generations, [...]
Operation "Storm Shadow": Iran vs USA and England

Operation “Storm Shadow”: Iran vs USA and England

By Sebastian Sarbu. PENTAGON SCENARIO: THE PENTAGON IS PREPARING OPERATION “STORM SHADOW” AIMING AT A SUDDEN WAR IN IRAN, CARRIED OUT BY THE UNITED STATES AND GREAT BRITAIN The Pentagon has already prepared the operational strategic [...]
The Third World War Starts In The USA And Will Enter History As The Steel And Aluminum War

The Third World War Starts In The USA And Will Enter History As The Steel And Aluminum War

The recent taxes on steel and aluminum imposed by the USA on the European Union and China have huge geopolitical and economic stakes. Practically, these measures are part of Washington’s new strategy concerning economic or commercial warfare. The [...]

The Rise and Fall of ISIS: Regional Dynamics and Global Ambitions

Is it the end of DAESH (ISIS)? It is difficult to see how the group could return after the recapturing of Raqqa and Mosul, but the quick rise and apparent fall of ISIS has plagued the region with horrific crimes and mass destruction while planting [...]
About Security Culture

About Security Culture

  By Sebastian Sarbu. Abstract: Security culture focuses on a broader scope: the ideas, customs and social behaviours, values of a group that influences the group and also society security at large level. Must to know the cyber risk, geopolitical [...]
EU’s New Security Doctrine: Urges & Motives?

EU’s New Security Doctrine: Urges & Motives?

  By Syed Qamar Rizvi.   The international order is under the flux of vicissitude and reformation vis-à-vis old security paradigm versus new. The EU has moved a step closer towards having a joint military force by signing an agreement [...]
GDPR Clock Is Ticking For The US Companies As Well

GDPR Clock Is Ticking For The US Companies As Well

  By Jasna Cosabic.   TOP 7 TIPS TO GET READY General Data Protection Regulation is about to be applicable as from 25 May 2018. Its long-arm teritorrial reach brings obligations not only to EU establishements, but to US based companies [...]

Trump’s National Security Strategy: A Neo- Cold War?

  By Syed Qamar Rizvi.     President Trump presented a blueprint for the country’s national security, a four pillar national security doctrine that warns of a treacherous world in which the United States faces rising threats [...]
Neoliberal Totalitarianism and the Social Contract

Neoliberal Totalitarianism and the Social Contract

  By Jon Kofas.   Abstract Analyzing aspects of the rightwing populist tide arising largely in reaction to the pluralistic-diversity model of neoliberalism, this essay examines the evolving social contract that normalizes systemic [...]
Contradictions in Trump’s National Security Strategy

Contradictions in Trump’s National Security Strategy

By Ivan Eland. For all his revolutionary talk on the campaign trail, Donald Trump, as presidents have before him, has been co-opted by the U.S. foreign policy establishment to run pretty much the same national security strategy [...]
Betting on the wrong horse? US and Iranian hardliners spin anti-government protests

Betting on the wrong horse? US and Iranian hardliners spin anti-government protests

  By James M. Dorsey.   An Iranian woman disguises herself as a male soccer fan By James M. Dorsey In supporting recent anti-government protests in Iran, both Iranian hardliners and the US State Department may want to be careful what [...]
Indo-China Border Tensions—No End Yet?

Indo-China Border Tensions—No End Yet?

  By Syed Qamar Rizvi.   A recently held fierce border standoff between China and India in Bhutan’s Doklam region —albeit temporarily resolved– seems yet to pave the way for the brewing confrontation between Beijing and New [...]
Trump’s Foreign Policy: Trajectory of Diversions & Dissensions?

Trump’s Foreign Policy: Trajectory of Diversions & Dissensions?

By Syed Qamar Rizvi.   US President’s Donald Trump’s exclusive adventurism with regard to the US’ ventured foreign policy orientations, its goals and objectives pose a big question: Will America under Trump’s administration recollect [...]
Playing with Fire: Israel and its problematic friends solidify ties

Playing with Fire: Israel and its problematic friends solidify ties

By James Dorsey.   Remarks at United Hebrew Congregation, Singapore, 3 October 2017 There are no nice guys in the Middle East, a region that is in the sixth year of transition. It’s a transition that is likely to take up to a quarter [...]
Germans’ Political Race: Merkel’s Win Amid Triumphs & Challenges

Germans’ Political Race: Merkel’s Win Amid Triumphs & Challenges

  By Syed Qamar Rizvi.   As was expected, Germany’s chancellor Angela Merkel once again endorsed her victory– in the currently held election-2017– thereby astutely making a history of coming to power through her fourth [...]
Rebooting Peace in the Korean Peninsula?

Rebooting Peace in the Korean Peninsula?

By Syed Qamar Rizvi.   Today, Washington seems more prone to reckoning the resonance of realism than idealism in the Korean peninsula as reflected by the tune and diplomatic postures of the Trump’s administration regarding the US-North [...]
US Afghan Strategy: Flaws & Evolving Challenges?

US Afghan Strategy: Flaws & Evolving Challenges?

  By Qamar Syed Rizvi.   President Trump on last Monday unveiled his much-anticipated agenda for Afghanistan, a plan heavy on broad goals and light on details. But seen realistically, the Trump administration has added troubles to [...]
Fire and Fury? A Korean Peninsula Crisis Briefing

Fire and Fury? A Korean Peninsula Crisis Briefing

  By Julian French.   “A bluff taken seriously is more useful than a serious threat interpreted as a bluff”. Dr Henry Kissinger Headline: In spite of some modest easing of rhetoric overnight by the Supreme Leader of the Democratic [...]