Ukraine war brings a push for LGBTQ+ rights, but will it last? - Thomson Reuters Foundation’s Openly

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

News Type: USIP in the News

When Kira learned that her partner Elvira Shchemur had died in a missile strike on Ukraine, the loss hit her doubly hard. Even as she mourned, Kira knew that as a same-sex partner she had no rights to collect Shchemur's body. "Officially, I am no one to her," said Kira, who asked to be identified by a pseudonym due to fears of her employment being affected...

Gender

Pakistani Taliban Go to War While People March for Peace - Foreign Policy

Tuesday, November 29, 2022

News Type: USIP in the News

In Pakistan’s mountainous tribal regions, tens of thousands of people are protesting against the government’s failure to keep them safe from attacks by resurgent terrorists. Ten years after gunmen boarded a school bus and shot a teenager in the face to silence her campaign for girls’ education, people fear Taliban extremists are bringing death and misery back to their valleys...

Violent Extremism

Ukrainians will push the Russians out of the country. Then, real negotiations are possible: Taylor - UATV

Monday, November 28, 2022

News Type: USIP in the News

'All Ukrainian territory should be free of Russians. All Ukrainian territory. Donbas and Crimea should all be free of Russian forces. It doesn't have to all happen exactly at the same time. Right now, forces are being pushed out of Donetsk and Luhansk. There are attacks into Crimea. The military dynamic will determine how fast and in what order the Russians are pushed out of all of Ukraine. Sooner or later I think the Russians will all be out of...

Conflict Analysis & Prevention

Amb. Bill Taylor: Russia is attempting to ‘wipe out the Ukrainians from the map. This is genocide.' - MSNBC News

Friday, November 25, 2022

News Type: USIP in the News

Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Bill Taylor joins Chris Jansing to discuss the growing number of war crimes inflicted by Russia in Ukraine. “There are war crimes taking place every day,” says Taylor. “This is terrorist activity. This is actually an attempt by the Russians to wipe out the Ukrainians, to...

Conflict Analysis & Prevention