Tag: international

59 Why are American elections and politics receiving so much coverage in Canadian and European media? 2020-08-14T06:00:30.857

52 What was the political motive behind United States Osama Bin Laden's killing? Why not capture him? 2018-01-04T04:37:10.247

48 Why do many countries ban the sale of one's own blood? 2020-08-11T12:49:46.880

39 Can a country avoid prosecution for crimes against humanity by denying it happened? 2019-09-01T12:38:49.633

38 Why hasn't the U.S. government paid war reparations to any country it attacked? 2019-07-13T10:01:52.377

36 What is the rationale behind delaying the imposition of more radical Covid-19 countermeasures? 2020-03-11T21:58:55.800

34 Are countries other than the US concerned about preferred pronouns and how they relate to gender? 2019-10-14T16:58:06.610

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

28 Is the abortion debate as divisive outside the US as it is inside? 2013-01-07T15:40:39.560

26 What prevents a government from taxing its citizens living abroad? 2021-01-13T10:16:19.723

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

23 What exactly formally constitutes recognition of a country? 2012-12-06T17:49:44.633

23 Why would a country allow or prohibit prostitution? 2017-03-24T20:22:02.010

22 What's the point of having thousands of nuclear missiles? 2015-01-19T05:13:55.580

19 Why is First past the post used in so many countries? 2016-12-20T16:32:07.640

18 If SWIFT is headquartered in Europe, why does the EU need to create a SWIFT alternative to be able to do transactions with Iran? 2019-07-15T22:48:58.937

15 Political parties active in multiple countries 2018-02-15T20:59:06.460

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

15 Did right-wing politician Franz Josef Strauss ever explain why he gave a 3 billion loan to East Germany in 1983? 2019-07-07T13:18:44.430

14 Does anyone gather data on countries by *median* GDP/capita? 2020-06-24T11:29:36.507

13 Can a nation just deny refugees to enter into their nation? 2018-03-14T06:08:53.903

13 Has there been a random survey of a population for COVID-19? 2020-03-11T11:11:51.557

12 Does Geneva Convention apply to countries which aren't signatories? 2013-03-11T14:30:45.517

12 Is there truly *widespread belief* in North Korea that Kim-il Sung created the world? 2014-08-08T08:02:26.387

12 Does any country apply corporate tax based on where money is earned, rather than where the corporation is based? 2018-04-13T09:35:04.487

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

11 Why was the World Health Organization against travel restrictions following the COVID-19 outbreak? 2020-03-26T06:12:50.980

11 Why have some governments banned outbound international flights in response to COVID-19? 2020-03-30T18:00:29.673

10 Russian government warned North Korea about the use of legal force against their nuclear threats. What is the general procedure in that case? 2016-03-15T13:58:17.030

10 Have tariffs/protectionism ever worked? 2018-03-04T12:22:56.713

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

10 How [dis]similar are Trump's and Warren's (proposed) trade policies? 2019-10-13T09:25:48.673

10 Is the blocking of Heathrow's third runway the first time a national government has been held to an international climate agreement by the judiciary? 2020-02-28T07:28:53.450

10 What did Taiwan's president Tsai Ing-wen actually say that it would do for "Hong Kongers"? 2020-05-26T02:21:35.803

9 Has Russia damaged its reputation by lying? 2014-04-17T12:49:50.977

9 National water territories and exclusive economic zones around artificial structures 2016-07-13T13:11:14.287

9 Do any countries other than Azerbaijan have education requirements for a national elected office? 2016-08-18T15:05:36.097

9 Why is George Soros demonized in so many countries? 2017-07-13T15:58:40.750

9 Resolving military conflicts between NATO member states 2018-03-09T15:30:21.243

9 What would the EU do if an EU member declared war on another EU member? 2019-07-12T15:45:03.370

9 What is the significance of the WHO characterising Covid-19 as a pandemic? 2020-03-11T17:57:58.947

8 Why hasn't the UN invoked "Uniting for Peace" in Syria? 2013-09-16T22:26:55.590

8 Why is it obligatory to say "republic" in "Czech Republic" and "Dominican Republic"? 2015-04-04T21:39:11.057

8 How much are the dues for Commonwealth of Nations members? 2016-03-08T14:31:01.600

8 How does a person become stateless? 2016-03-23T22:10:09.007

8 Can a Foreign Born Adopted child become President of the United States? 2016-11-07T19:11:05.743

8 How is judicial independence ensured for International Tribunals? 2017-12-12T17:21:46.970

8 How far into space does sovereign territory extend? 2018-03-16T18:37:55.323

8 Are intrusions within a foreign embassy considered an act of war? 2019-06-16T02:12:22.043

8 Why didn't any country complain to the WTO about the car company bailouts by the U.S.? 2019-07-20T21:03:19.807

8 How many countries have single-payer healthcare with 0 copays and 0 deductibles? 2019-10-25T16:34:18.377

7 What is constructivism in international relations? 2013-05-18T06:05:06.357

7 Why do many international organizations have their headquarters in Geneva? 2015-04-19T13:43:33.023

7 What are the most popular anarchist movements? 2016-08-23T10:55:19.353

7 On what grounds can NATO remove a member state from the organisation? 2018-03-08T05:35:39.520

7 Is the success of Chinese economic model in Africa a threat to Western interests? 2019-07-20T00:55:04.393

7 Can the U.S. default on its debt held by the Chinese by using Imperial Chinese debt notes as a pretext to do so? 2019-09-02T21:55:24.657

6 US Foreign Aid Accountability 2013-04-16T06:15:24.913

6 What is meant by 'Strategic Dialogue'? 2013-05-11T16:43:32.167

6 Do individual countries control transit zone law? 2014-02-22T19:19:07.167

6 What is the reason for sudden drop in crude oil prices? 2014-10-14T15:45:30.070

6 Why isn't Norway a part of OPEC? 2016-06-12T08:33:38.573

6 How does a nation declare a no-fly zone? 2018-03-20T22:36:56.663

6 By whom and how was Eritrea sanctioned for having a citizenship-based taxation? 2018-07-06T21:22:56.763

6 Any backlash against Ukrainians working in Poland? What's the Polish public opinion on Ukrainian guest workers? 2018-08-09T14:22:43.467

6 Credible evidence for Iran arming or funding the Houthi rebels in Yemen? 2018-12-08T12:53:21.183

6 Is the U.S. requiring Japan to share their semiconductor patents with the U.S. a case of trade bullying? 2019-06-16T19:37:59.977

6 Does Hong Kong have the right to hold a referendum for independence? 2019-08-10T20:19:37.930

6 What are the political or business connections of Parnas and Fruman in the former USSR countries? 2019-10-11T17:45:57.313

6 Why is the agreement of the native country needed when sending back their citizen? 2020-10-19T18:20:08.767

5 What are the possible actions against a signatory that fails to follow the Kyoto Protocol? 2013-05-21T17:24:28.373

5 What are the guarantees that international debt will be payed back ever? 2013-08-31T05:28:47.833

5 Is there a global agreement for plastic pollution reduction? 2017-09-12T17:23:19.033

5 China puts Xi’s name in constitution. do you know a similar case? 2017-10-25T10:58:19.590

5 Does the US give full, unfettered access to the NCIC database to anyone other than Canada? 2018-03-05T02:35:33.393

5 Why do countries almost always oppose IMF's proposed reforms? 2018-07-27T20:33:42.020

5 What reasons do Brexiteers have for wanting to be part of TPP? 2018-10-18T22:56:49.673

5 Does cyber warfare have rules similar to those existing for classic warfare? 2019-05-29T12:26:25.500

5 How much bargaining power do countries like Greece have on their debt settlement with rich EU countries? 2019-06-14T01:29:19.310

5 Why use tariffs instead of a tax on foreign investment to remedy the "trade deficit"? 2019-07-01T14:12:37.627

5 Does the EU have the power to expand its own power without the consent of EU members? 2019-07-10T22:14:29.457

5 Do countries other than the U.S. have the power to block a government from issuing new debt? 2019-08-08T16:41:03.927

5 Can a country kick out any diplomat over security concerns? 2019-08-10T20:26:22.510

5 What are the arguments for and against gender-neutral passports? 2020-03-11T06:21:16.200

5 Did any major polluters take up any significant steps towards fulfilling the Paris Agreement? 2020-11-05T21:52:04.863

4 International opinion on the fall of the USSR 2018-02-15T11:47:33.023

4 Why do nations & international bodies not intervene using military force to stop genocides in nations where they don't have a geopolitical interest? 2018-03-14T18:18:58.787

4 Which OECD rule(s) do citizenship-based taxations contradict? 2018-07-07T00:36:48.027

4 Does the post-WW2 international system imply a constant growth of the number of countries? 2019-05-23T11:43:56.497

4 What countries in the world have legalized both abortion and cannabis? 2019-06-15T12:44:11.187

4 Under what circumstances can the members of the WTO bring about some changes to the WTO laws? 2019-08-30T22:09:12.757

4 Does the FBI investigate social media accounts (on Twitter, Facebook etc.) for foreign influence? 2019-10-11T00:48:41.927

4 How much of a threat is Al Qaeda in the 2020s? 2020-01-23T12:07:46.753

4 Have any polls been conducted measuring support for the WHO? 2020-04-17T08:57:41.690

4 Have any local/national authorities conducted official reviews of historical landmarks? 2020-06-09T11:31:49.747

4 Are there any other "Nine-dash lines" out there? 2020-06-29T00:31:52.853

4 Which directly elected official has received the most votes in a personal capacity? 2020-10-07T14:53:56.710

3 What interests do Haiti and the AU have in Haitian associate membership? 2013-01-30T22:44:04.193