• Geopolitics

    Protests in Barcelona after police raid Catalan government buildings

    Protests were sparked after Spanish police raided several offices of the Catalan government in Barcelona on Wednesday (September 20) morning. Josep Maria Jove, Catalonia’s junior economy minister, and a dozen high-ranking officials have been arrested, according to reports. Spain’s Guarda [...]
  • Commentary

    Aung San Suu Kyi: A Leader in Denial?

    Global Geopolitics Net – IPS By Tharanga Yakupitiyage UNITED NATIONS, Sep 20 2017 (IPS) – After finally breaking silence with a much anticipated address on the ongoing crisis in Rakhine State, Myanmar’s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi has disappointed the [...]
  • Geopolitics

    Cameroon using ‘anti-terror’ law to silence media: CPJ

    Cameroon’s anti-terror law is being used by authorities to arrest and threaten local journalists, creating a climate fear among political reporters, according to an international media watchdog. The legislation was enacted in 2014 to counter the Boko Haram armed group, [...]
  • Geopolitics

    Palestinians submit Israel ‘war crime’ evidence to ICC

    Four Palestinian human rights groups have submitted a 700-page communication to the International Criminal Court (ICC), alleging that high-level Israeli officials have been complicit in committing war crimes and crimes against humanity in the Israeli-occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem. [...]
  • Geopolitics

    Macron Defends Globalist Approach at UN General Assembly

    Global Geopolitics Net – IPS By Roshni Majumdar UNITED NATIONS, Sep 20 2017 (IPS) – French President Emmanuel Macron delivered a sombre speech at the United Nations General Assembly on Sept. 19, denouncing Myanmar’s “ethnic cleansing,” and calling for better protection of [...]