Results achieved by the global powers

The United Nations has not always gained results for its tireless efforts around the world, but with a wave of recent successes new hope rises.  The Syrian conflict is still raging as hotly as ever, but one enforcement has occurred and chemical weapons are out of the fight.  In the Democratic Republic of the Congo…

Resolution in the East?

After the last forty years it’s hard to believe but the world may be looking at a cooling of tensions in the Middle East.  The esteemed Big Five of the United Nations Security Council have come to an agreement on the actions to be taken against Syria.  As well as a possible end to the problems…

Today’s global politics and Russia

Russia seems to be attracting a lot of attention this week.  First the G20 meeting was hosted in St. Petersburg, and now they’re becoming a hot topic in the Syria discussion.  At the G20 meeting a number of people witnessed a handful of tense moments unfold between Russian President Vladimir Putin and American President Barrack Obama.  At the economic…