Yara Essam

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Sea Power and the Chinese State: China’s Maritime Ambitions

<b>Abstract:</b> <i>The expansion of the People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) is in many ways a logical and even forgone conclusion. China is the world’s</i> …

International Distributive Justice (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)

We can begin, then, with John Rawls's <i>A Theory of Justice</i>. The influence of this work on modern political philosophy can hardly be overstated. It …

Brexit: what happens when Britain leaves the EU

Voters have voted in favor of Brexit: British exit from the European Union. That means that in the coming months, British and European leaders will begin negotiating the terms of Britain's departure.<p>Britain's exit will affect the British economy, immigration policy, and lots more. It will take …

The Role of the EU in Peace and Security - United Nations University

Final conference of EU-GRASP project in Brussels. Photo: UNU-CRIS<p>Spring 2012 brought to a close the 3-year project on Changing Multilateralism: The …

China’s First ADIZ Decision: One Year Later | Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative

China’s Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ) announcement on November 23, 2013 was one year ago, but frictions around the decision still remain. …

Institute Of Peace & Conflict Studies

Cause and Effect of the ADIZ over East China Sea | Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses

Taiwan refuses to recognize any air defense zone Beijing creates in the South China Sea

Taiwan said today (June 6) that it will ignore any air defense identification zone (ADIZ) China might establish in the South China Sea. Beijing has indicated that it could soon set up such a zone, in which aircraft are supposed to identify themselves to Chinese authorities as they fly through.<p>China …

Euro 2016 'ultra-nationalist' attacks thwarted, Ukraine says

A French man arrested with an arsenal of weapons and explosives has been accused by Ukrainian police of plotting a string of terror attacks before and during Euro 2016.<p>French police are insisting, however, they have no evidence the 25-year-old, said to hold far-right ultra-nationalist views, was …

Europe

Deaths of NPR journalists underscore new risks in Afghan coverage

KABUL — Like dozens of war reporters here over the past decade, NPR correspondent Tom Bowman was crammed into a butt-bruising military armored vehicle while two of the people he counted on most — a photographer and interpreter — were separated in another vehicle.<p>The convoy was traveling on a …

In Ramadan message, Obama takes swipe at Trump

President Barack Obama had a message for Muslim Americans preparing to observe the beginning of Ramadan on Sunday: He'll protect them from people like Donald Trump who threaten their religious liberties.<p>In an official statement, Obama said America would continue to welcome immigrants and refugees, …

Chapter VIII

CHAPTER VIII: REGIONAL ARRANGEMENTS<p>Article 52<p>Nothing in the present Charter precludes the existence of regional arrangements or agencies for dealing …

Chapter VII

CHAPTER VII: ACTION WITH RESPECT TO THREATS TO THE PEACE, BREACHES OF THE PEACE, AND ACTS OF AGGRESSION<p>Article 39<p>The Security Council shall determine …

Chapter VI

CHAPTER VI: PACIFIC SETTLEMENT OF DISPUTES<p>Article 33<p>The parties to any dispute, the continuance of which is likely to endanger the maintenance of …

Chapter V

CHAPTER V: THE SECURITY COUNCIL<p><b>COMPOSITION</b><p>Article 23<p>The Security Council shall consist of fifteen Members of the United Nations. The Republic of …

Suzanne Corkin, who studied the mind of a man with no memory, dies at 79

In 1953, a surgeon in Hartford, Conn., was searching for a way to ease the debilitating epileptic seizures of one of his patients, a young man named Henry Molaison. The surgeon, William Beecher Scoville, extracted two finger-sized portions from the temporal lobe on each side of the brain.<p>The …