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  • Jan 07 / 2017
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Europe

‘Responsibility while protecting’: are we asking the wrong questions?

The Brazilian-proposed concept of ‘responsibility while protecting’ (RWP) has polarized opinion on how the international community should respond when civilian populations are targeted. RWP’s supporters claim it would make civilian protection interventions, especially military ones, more accountable and proportionate and rein in perceived misuse of the internationally accepted ‘responsibility to protect’ (R2P). Some of RWP’s [...]

  • Aug 04 / 2015
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Europe

U.N intervenes in Sri Lanka’s North: U.S. specter looms

  U.N intervenes in Sri Lanka’s North: U.S. specter looms Daya Gamage – Asian Tribune Political Analysis 1388 words 4 August 2015 Asian Tribune HTASIT English Copyright 2015. Asiantribune.com   Washington, Aug. 4 — Fulfilling one of the agenda items of the professional operatives within the global Tamil Diaspora who took over from the place [...]

  • Jun 21 / 2015
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Europe

U.S. skeptical Sri Lanka entered new era since Tamil Tiger defeat

  U.S. skeptical Sri Lanka entered new era since Tamil Tiger defeat Daya Gamage Daya Gamage – Asian Tribune Overview of US Terror Report 1552 words 21 June 2015 Asian Tribune HTASIT English Copyright 2015. Asiantribune.com   Washington, June 21 — Reflecting the often aired sentiments and demands of secessionist advocates within the global Tamil [...]

  • Dec 19 / 2013
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Europe

Letter from America: Time for Soft Talk with Myanmar is Over

  Letter from America: Time for Soft Talk with Myanmar is Over Dr. Habib Siddiqui 1873 words 1 December 2013 Asian Tribune HTASIT English Copyright 2013. Asiantribune.com   Sweden, Dec. 1 — An OIC (Organization of Islamic Countries) delegation, which included foreign ministers and senior officials from its member states Indonesia, Malaysia, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, [...]

  • May 18 / 2013
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Asia-Pacific, Europe

Will President Obama emphasize R2P on Thein Sein?

  Will President Obama emphasize R2P on Thein Sein? Kanbawza Win By Kanbawza Win 3152 words 18 May 2013 Asian Tribune HTASIT English Copyright 2013. Asiantribune.com   Sweden, May 18 – America’s new Burma policy adopted by the Obama administration, a combination of increasing engagement and maintaining economic sanctions, was the prime mover in urging Thein Sein to introduce reforms [...]

  • Sep 26 / 2011
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Europe

Swedish premier says domestic focus weakening US president

  Swedish premier says domestic focus weakening US president 540 words 26 September 2011 09:30 BBC Monitoring European BBCEUP English (c) 2011 The British Broadcasting Corporation. All Rights Reserved. No material may be reproduced except with the express permission of The British Broadcasting Corporation.   Text of report by Swedish nation-wide liberal newspaper Dagens Nyheter [...]

  • Apr 01 / 2011
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Asia-Pacific, Europe

U.S. Strategy and Goal in Libya: State Department official fails to answer Congress Foreign Affairs Committee queries

U.S. Strategy and Goal in Libya: State Department official fails to answer Congress Foreign Affairs Committee queries 2558 words 1 April 2011 Asian Tribune HTASIT English Copyright 2011. Asiantribune.com   Washington, April 1 — If Obama administration’s stated objective in intervening in Libya is to prevent human massacres and involve in humanitarian endeavors, why doesn’t [...]

  • Feb 27 / 2011
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Asia-Pacific

Libya censored by International Community: UN resolution imposes significant restrictions

  Libya censored by International Community: UN resolution imposes significant restrictions 1275 words 27 February 2011 Asian Tribune HTASIT English Copyright 2011. Asiantribune.com   New York, Feb. 27 — “The international community has spoken with one voice. The United Nations Security Council Resolution 1970 imposes tough and binding measures that aim to stop the Libyan [...]