International Affairs

Want to Join the Bilderberg Group?

Paul Blanchard | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Politics
Paul Blanchard

The Bilderberg Group fascinate me. Who wouldn't want to be a fly on the wall at their annual meeting? Hell, who wouldn't want to be invited to the meeting? If I was invited I'd know I'd reached the very top of the world order. But hang on. Would that really be true?

Israel Needs a Strategy for Peace

David Clark | Posted 01.02.2013 | UK Politics
David Clark

The ceasefire negotiated over Gaza has held, but there are few reasons to think that it will last indefinitely, let alone become a turning point in relations between Israel and the Palestinians.

World Waits On Fallout From Death Of Kim Jong Il

PA | Posted 20.12.2011 | UK

Governments around the world are watching warily developments in North Korea following the sudden death of Kim Jong Il. Cautious optimism that the ...

Nuclear Power Fuels Nuclear Weapons

Mike Giles | Posted 27.01.2012 | UK Politics
Mike Giles

Iran's attempts to acquire nuclear weapons have long been discussed by politicians and commentators alike. However, the International Atomic Energy Agency report from earlier this month may speed up the likelihood of a diplomatic incident or even perhaps war.