New escalation between Armenia and Azerbaijan

Fights broke out between Armenian and Azerbaijani soldiers today. Most diplomats knew it would happen sooner or later. During a visit at the council of Europe in Strasbourg in February I witnessed the tensions between both countries’ representatives, during speeches. The council’s former president, Anne Brasseur, whom we spoke with, also expressed her concern about… Read More New escalation between Armenia and Azerbaijan

the current situation in myanmar

  Some time ago I posted an article about Myanmar and the recent elections that were held in the country (it can be found here: https://commented-news.com/2015/12/09/a-banknote-as-a-symbol-of-change/ ). Now on the first of February the parliament held its opening session and the first time in 50 years, democratically elected MP’s participated in it. Of 664 MP’s,… Read More the current situation in myanmar