The next scramble for Africa - Christian Science Monitor

Monday, July 25, 2022

News Type: USIP in the News

In recent years, Russia has turned increasingly to Africa to compete with China and the United States as a global power broker. But its war in Ukraine has become a setback to its ambitions. Spikes in global commodity prices since the invasion began have compounded a food crisis in Africa, where more than...

Global Policy

Politics: ‘What About Us? - Dawn

Sunday, July 24, 2022

News Type: USIP in the News

Nearly a decade ago, life and death was not just a state of being and nothingness for the Karachi-based Aurangzeb Alai of the Awami National Party (ANP). He was part of a cat and mouse game, where his very survival was at stake. The game was simple. The Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) would have to kill him to...

Violent Extremism

Daybreak Africa - Voice of America

Friday, July 22, 2022

News Type: USIP in the News

Each morning, Daybreak Africa looks at the latest developments on the continent, starting with headline news and providing in-depth interviews, reports from VOA correspondents, sports news as well as listener comments.

Conflict Analysis & Prevention

Amb. Bill Taylor: Even if Russia annexes Ukrainian territory, ‘No one will recognize this Russian claim’ - MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell Reports

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

News Type: USIP in the News

Climate scientist Dr. Sweta Chakraborty, writer-at-large at The Bulwark Tim Miller, NBC News Correspondent Emilie Ikeda and NBC Foreign Correspondent Meagan Fitzgerald join Chris Jansing to discuss the climate change-induced, record-breaking heatwave engulfing Europe. “We need to mitigate against...

Conflict Analysis & Prevention

Why Vladimir Putin is going to Iran - Grid

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

News Type: USIP in the News

Just days after President Joe Biden returned from his controversial trip to the Middle East, Russia’s President Vladimir Putin is paying his own visit to the region this week. On Tuesday, Putin arrived in Iran, where he will meet with Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and hold talks with...

Global Policy