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· May, 2011

Stories about International Relations from May, 2011

Russia: “My Perestroika”

Abkhazia: Sergei Bagapsh Dies

Africa, France: Who is Nafissatou Diallo? Victim or Conspirator?

In the debate over the alleged sexual assault by French politician Dominique Strauss-Kahn of a Guinean hotel chambermaid in New York, attentions from France to Africa have now shifted to...

Serbia: Mladic Arrest Update

Russia: OBEY Giant Poster Wonders ‘Who Set Up Strauss-Kahn?’

Africa: African Diplomas and French Schools

Azerbaijan: Twitter as a tool for activism

Egypt: Opening of Rafah Crossing with Gaza

Egypt opened its Rafah order crossing with the Gaza Strip today, allowing people to cross freely into Egypt for the first time in four years. The border, which is Gaza's...

Germany, Ukraine: Implications of the Demjanjuk Ruling

Mexico: Gun Trafficking in the Southern Border

France : The “Civilized” Internet According to President Sarkozy

As a prelude to the G8 summit in Deauville, chaired by France, the e-G8 forum of the Internet was held in Paris on 23 and 24 May 2011. To the...

Venezuela, the USA and their ‘Oily’ Co-Dependence

Ukraine: Proposal to Declare Crimean Tatar Deportation “Genocide”

Belarus: Economic Crisis

Azerbaijan: Eynulla Fatullayev Pardoned Following Twitter Action

Just two days after the UK branch of Amnesty International launched its Twitter campaign to call for the release of Eynulla Fatullayev comes news that the imprisoned journalist and prisoner...

Serbia: Arrest of Ratko Mladic

Ratko Mladic, former Bosnian Serb military leader was arrested today by police in Serbia, the country's president, Boris Tadic, confirmed on national television. General Mladic has been on the run...

El Salvador Gets its Share of WikiLeaks Cables

Estonia: Between East and West

North Korea: Kim Jong Il in China

Brazil/Palestine: Football Player Removed from Facebook and National Team

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