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· October, 2008

Stories about International Relations from October, 2008

U.S.: Ivanov for Obama

Russia: Chinese Laborers

Ukraine: Update on the Economy and Politics

Serbia: The Lessons of Miladin Kovacevic's Case

Georgia: McCain Endorsement

U.S and South Korea: Currency Swapping Plan

D.R. Congo: Confusion Reigns in Goma

Two months ago fighting resumed in the DR Congo's Eastern province of North Kivu between the rebel group led by Laurent Nkunda and government forces, in violation of a peace...

Cuba, U.S.A.: Voting on the Embargo

The United Nations General Assembly yesterday approved a resolution condemning the U.S. embargo. For the seventeenth year running, the vote went in favor of the Cuba-sponsored resolution and bloggers -...

Trinidad & Tobago, U.S.A.: Eye on the Prize

Recession hits Singapore

Singapore is a major financial center in the world. It is also one of the richest countries in Asia. Unfortunately, it is not immune to the economic aftershocks caused by...

Russia, U.S.: Sergei Elkin's U.S. Election Cartoons

Palestinian Football History

Palestinians made their own football history, being the only team - in the words of one blogger - with a stadium but no country. It was a day of national...

Libya: Too Much Info on the US

Obama Presidency is better for Pakistan

Tax incentives to invest Africa: chance for development or more Françafrique?

Le Pangolin [Fr] posts an excerpt from Le Journal du Dimanche on a new provision that would reduce taxes for French companies that invest in developing countries, “especially in Africa.” According...

New law gives tax incentives to French companies investing in Africa

Jamaica, U.S.A.: Race to the White House

Guyana, U.S.A.: Making History?

Kyrgyzstan: Boucher Schmoozing

Russia, France: Update on Karinna Moskalenko

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