Stories about International Relations from August, 2015
A militant group threatens to kill journalists working for foreign media who report on Mali.
Some believe President Xi Jinping is using 'The Cairo Declaration' film and a September 3 military parade to rewrite the Chinese Communist Party's involvement in fending off the Japanese.
Turkey will host snap elections in November against a background of fear, anger and violence. Is this the way President Erdoğan wanted it?
"...all news and comments related to the military parade must be carefully reviewed before posting to guarantee they are positive and not offensive..."
"As a professor of law who was banned from teaching in Iran, I strongly support the nuclear deal," Mohammad Taghi Karoubi declared in a video.
Ahmad Batebi has caused a social media stir by denouncing the nuclear deal and appearing in an ad produced by an offshoot project of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee.
"The common problem in many western media organisations is that they see Iran as black and white, and Iran is not like that. It’s a spectrum, it’s a rainbow.”
"We are witnessing a new era in Cuba. . . for the first time in my life there isn’t a specific enemy we're expected to fight at all costs."
"I have no idea who is doing this, but it's kind of awesome."
Social media users in Croatia, Egypt, and worldwide react to the alleged beheading of a Croatian expat in Egypt by ISIS.
"So many people around the world love elephants but aren’t aware that elephants are in crisis."
A video documentation project highlights the plight of the Myanmar refugee community in Malaysia.
RuNet Echo collects some of the most poignant jokes and statements from Russian-language Twitter about Russia's new war on banned Western food imports.
In 1865, 150 Welsh settlers disembarked from the ship chandler Mimosa in the Argentinian Patagonia, and laid the foundations for the American continent's only instance of peaceful colonisation.
'The truth does not develop under conditions of war and today Turkey needs the truth before anything else.'
The 2015 Indian Ocean Island Games in Réunion have been plagued by incidents which escalated into a diplomatic row between Madagascar and France.
Dayan publicly opposes the two-state solution and has previously told the press that ‘those who do are either naïve or liars'.