Tag: international-relations

77 What specifically did Michael Flynn do wrong? 2017-02-14T13:36:17.157

59 Why is Cuba still leasing Guantanamo Bay to the US? 2016-11-29T03:52:40.757

58 How did Russia retain the UNSC veto power of the Soviet Union? 2018-06-26T09:15:58.827

53 Why is the USA able to damage the Russian economy by imposing sanctions but Russia can't do the same? 2017-07-02T04:00:52.163

49 How does the expelling of diplomats work to create pressure on the diplomats' home country? 2018-03-15T11:00:09.497

47 Is there a strong legal guarantee that the U.S. can give to another country that it won't attack them? 2019-07-07T14:45:06.220

42 Why are the Brexit trade talks held up by the divorce talks? 2017-11-20T09:09:42.033

42 Why would a Western country sanction Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi's possible killing? 2018-10-16T18:28:56.400

42 Why is there no willingness in the international community to step in between Pakistan and India? 2019-08-27T01:25:39.387

40 Who was General Qasem Soleimani, and why was he targeted by the US? 2020-01-03T08:21:33.213

38 Why would Putin or Russia benefit from a weak EU or weak EU countries? 2018-08-03T09:23:55.793

38 Why has China chosen the Chengdu consulate specifically to be closed down? 2020-07-25T12:13:19.773

37 Why are so many countries still in the Commonwealth? 2019-07-25T01:10:33.017

33 Can European countries bypass the EU and make their own individual trade deal with the U.S.? 2019-06-26T02:04:31.023

33 Why was Qasem Soleimani in Iraq? 2020-01-04T02:16:36.453

31 Why is Turkey still denying the Armenian genocide? 2015-05-28T14:44:04.207

31 Does Congress not have to approve the US withdrawal from the Iran deal? 2018-05-10T08:51:20.910

30 Why is Japan trying to have a better relationship with Iran? 2019-06-25T01:35:05.597

30 How true are Trump’s claims about NATO spending? 2019-12-03T09:34:40.147

30 Why is China interested in Socotra Rock? 2020-02-13T16:50:44.103

30 What is the significance of Sec. Pompeo's labeling of China's treatment of the Uighurs as "genocide"? 2021-01-19T19:11:35.523

28 No deal Brexit : How is it going to help UK to create new trade deals? 2017-06-15T19:15:31.220

28 Why does the United States call Japan an ally? 2017-08-13T10:46:46.157

28 What did Kim Jong-un mean by “denied the existence of … my country”? 2017-09-25T16:42:12.343

28 Why has Turkey "opened the floodgates" for migrants to the EU? 2020-03-01T12:19:51.327

27 Why has Pakistan never faced the wrath of the USA similar to other countries in the region, especially Iran? 2021-02-20T16:49:17.757

25 Can there be a UN resolution to remove a country from the UN Security Council? 2019-06-18T22:02:57.933

25 What are the consequences for a developed nation to not accept any refugees? 2019-07-05T01:26:23.150

25 Why are the territories gained by Israel in 1967 not internationally recognized? 2020-09-13T12:07:51.073

24 Why do people care about the Nobel peace prize? 2017-09-20T12:55:08.207

24 Why is Iraq's decision to expel US troops non-binding? 2020-01-07T08:54:01.877

23 Why does the U.S. still consider Iran an enemy and not a potential partner? 2017-05-20T21:40:56.903

23 Why have the states of Greece and Macedonia failed to solve the naming dispute after so many years? 2018-01-21T13:57:22.910

20 Why is the UK against joint inquiry into the poisoning of Sergey Skripal? Is it a deadlock? 2018-04-04T14:50:51.267

20 Why does the EU-UK trade deal have the 7-bit ASCII table as an appendix? 2020-12-27T23:07:44.700

19 Can a country be only de jure sovereign ? (Such as Andorra) 2021-02-07T01:56:28.870

18 Can USA exit a treaty that was signed and ratified? 2014-02-17T18:34:57.620

18 Does the US often deny visas to UN diplomats? 2014-04-12T18:09:30.517

18 Would diplomatic immunity allow a consul to kill someone and get away with it? 2015-03-04T16:32:07.140

18 What's the Russian interest in the Syrian civil war? 2015-09-28T17:28:06.303

18 Why weren't any sanctions imposed on India for not signing the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons? 2018-04-06T09:58:19.287

18 How are letters between governments being transported and delivered? 2019-10-19T18:51:35.577

16 Why did Vladimir Putin order a pullout from Syria in late 2017? 2017-12-12T08:24:48.737

16 What reasons do pro-trade politicians use to justify retaliatory tariffs? 2018-06-12T15:45:47.897

16 Under what law can the U.S. arrest International Criminal Court (ICC) judges over war crimes probe? 2019-05-25T20:06:26.430

16 Who are China's allies? 2020-07-02T18:11:13.640

15 What are the reasons behind a strong anti India sentiment in Bangladesh? 2013-07-29T11:41:47.257

15 Russia attacks Ukraine. Why is world's reaction so slow? 2014-03-01T20:00:04.410

15 Why there was no Marshall plan for 1990s Russia? 2015-12-28T00:29:57.133

15 Agricultural subsidies of the EU: Why didn't / don't developing countries impose import tariffs on agricultural products? 2017-02-18T18:38:32.323

15 Is there continued movement towards unification of electric power wall socket/plug standards? 2018-06-15T15:21:00.940

15 What are the Brexit steps for 2020 and beyond? 2020-01-02T11:20:45.377

15 Why isn't the Republic of Ireland a member of the Five Eyes Security Alliance? 2020-06-03T05:22:48.363

15 What is preventing the UK and the EU from progressing in the talks on post-Brexit trade? 2020-06-05T11:50:05.593

14 Who decides on state names in foreign languages? 2016-07-05T12:17:52.773

14 Why do some countries recognise Taiwan as the sole legitimate government of China? 2016-12-28T03:23:44.333

14 Brexit: leaving Customs Union and/or Single Market -- what do these things really mean? 2017-02-11T16:22:20.677

14 What are Kim Jong Un's stated foreign policy goals? 2017-08-09T00:50:55.710

14 How much alcohol has changed hands as part of the "Whisky War"? 2017-11-05T07:43:51.600

13 Does the "average American" know that the embargo on Cuba is unpopular around the world? 2015-07-27T03:39:29.440

13 Since they have large autonomy, are U.S. states responsible for international policy and relations in any way? 2017-01-27T13:30:02.430

13 Why don't Russia and Ukraine enter an official state of war? 2017-05-02T10:22:33.213

13 Has it become more difficult to formally settle international disputes? 2018-07-23T16:08:07.730

13 Has North Korea made any statement on the alleged attack on its embassy in Madrid? 2019-03-17T13:45:29.453

13 Are there any contemporary (1990+) examples of appeasement in the diplomatic politics or is this a thing of the past? 2020-12-03T15:00:57.940

12 Why did Russia start its aggression against Ukraine after the Ukrainian unrest from 2013-2014? 2015-02-25T09:24:27.777

12 Why are some politicians saying the Iran Nuclear deal is bad? 2015-07-14T20:40:22.750

12 Why does Russia need to win Aleppo for the Assad regime before they can withdraw? 2016-10-20T21:02:18.027

12 Which flag will North and South Korea march under at the Olympic games? 2018-02-07T09:08:13.180

12 Could Assange be arrested if the Ecuadorian embassy is evacuated? 2018-04-21T06:39:56.040

12 Is the UK’s claim over the Chagos Islands valid? 2019-11-22T07:30:32.753

11 Why these countries have no diplomatic relations with Chile? 2013-11-30T14:20:15.930

11 Had any world leader accused the Turkish govt/military of supporting ISIS/jihadi terrorists, before Putin's response to a Russian jet being downed? 2015-11-24T15:41:55.043

11 Why does the US still have military bases in Japan and South Korea? 2016-04-02T12:45:40.267

11 Could a country assimilate another country in a democratic way? 2016-04-13T11:32:23.263

11 Is Trump's plan to make a wall realistic? 2016-10-19T20:11:50.963

11 Has no one from the US government really talked to Taiwan for decades? 2016-12-03T21:14:25.403

11 What is the risk of Russia invading Baltics? 2017-01-03T23:09:14.200

11 Why is China annoyed at the installation of THAAD in South Korea? 2017-04-27T16:26:50.450

11 Why is Hizb ut-Tahrir outlawed in Muslim countries but allowed in Western Countries? 2017-08-16T12:48:27.297

11 Do countries inform each other about ballistic missile test launches? 2018-10-21T13:02:38.557

11 Is espionage internationally tolerated? 2019-01-15T13:08:30.283

11 Has the recall of the US ambassador to Ukraine been tied with the efforts to have the Bidens investigated by Ukraine? 2019-09-27T14:20:14.973

11 Why hasn't the UK sanctioned Hong Kong officials, like the USA? 2020-08-08T03:36:59.770

10 Does Saudi Arabia support Baathist resistance in Iraq? 2016-11-07T16:29:01.010

10 Why has the African Union readmitted Morocco? 2017-02-04T00:21:49.950

10 How do leaders cross the language barrier during phone calls? 2017-02-04T05:41:55.760

10 Barriers to a global currency 2017-03-31T18:54:13.020

10 Why does Russia back Serbia? 2017-04-18T18:57:01.947

10 Is a cyber attack a violation of sovereignty? 2017-05-21T23:02:12.580

10 What countries support US in declaring Jerusalem as Israel's capital? 2017-12-13T08:54:45.333

10 By what mechanisms can International border disputes be resolved? 2018-03-07T13:22:18.737

10 What are the options to a hosting country if a foreign embassy imprisoned someone inside it? 2018-10-03T07:58:36.063

10 Why are the Greek nationalists against resolving the name dispute and calling FYROM "North Macedonia"? 2019-01-23T13:57:55.623

10 When Fauci called for China to shut down the "wet markets" (on Fox News) was he specific what he meant by that term? 2020-04-19T21:49:43.473

10 Why haven't Ukraine and Russia declared war? 2020-06-25T07:22:39.640

10 Is there any example of multiple countries negotiating as a bloc for buying COVID-19 vaccines, except for EU? 2021-01-18T08:24:55.240

9 How does the USA. have jurisdiction over FIFA? 2015-06-03T03:46:00.390

9 How much international aid does the Palestinian Authority receive? 2015-10-25T08:28:48.410