John Bolton: A complex worldview that just might work for Trump

Tom Rogan  April 10, 2018 12:00 AM  Long before John Bolton was named as President Trump’s new national security adviser, a position he assumes on Monday, his name sparked diametrically opposite reactions in Washington. Some have long lauded the former undersecretary of state and U.S. ambassador to the United Nations for his near absolute commitment…

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The UN Security Council: From a 20th century relic to effective security governance

The UN Security Council: From a 20th century relic to effective security governance Jakkie Cilliers February 2018, 28 pages The urgently needed UN Security Council reform has been stuck for decades. Without a far-reaching structural change that includes the end of permanent seats and the veto, the Council is fading into irrelevance. But at a…

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Millions flow from Gaddafi’s ‘frozen funds’ to unknown beneficiaries

As factions face off in war-torn Libya, money slips through sanctions. By Giulia Paravicini 2/8/18  Updated 2/13/18   Illustration by Tom Jay for POLITICO   ix years after Muammar Gaddafi’s death, his regime’s frozen funds in Brussels are generating tens of millions of euros in interest for ix years after Muammar Gaddafi’s death, his regime’s…

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Warum die westlichen Garantiemächte Kosovos doppelt versagt haben

Am zehnten Geburtstag zeigt sich, dass die westlichen Garantiemächte Kosovos doppelt versagt haben. Wo sie kompromisslos hätten sein sollen, beim Aufbau des Rechtsstaates, wurde verhandelt. Wo sie die Feinde hätten verhandeln lassen müssen, setzten sie stur die eigenen Pläne durch. Andreas Ernst17.2.2018 Korruption und mafiöse Strukturen in Kosovo verbauen den Jungen die Zukunftsperspektive. (Bild: /Marko…

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