Tunisian presidential elections will commence today whilst the nation's economy continues to contract
- Daily Brief
- September 15, 2019
The US-backed opposition and sanctions have failed to push Maduro from office, leading to a stalemate.
The southward expansion of Islamist groups threatening to destabilise the entire West African region.
Unable to negotiate values, there is no clear end to the protests in sight.
Water shortages are putting lives at risk, jeopardising industries and driving internal migration.READ MORE
Trade and history disputes have pushed the Japan-South Korea relationship to the edge.READ MORE
The Osaka summit failed to live up to expectations, casting a deeper pall over the institution’s future.READ MORE
Iran’s seizures of UK-flagged oil tankers in the Gulf have raised the heat for all parties concerned.READ MORE
The embryonic alliance must first resolve its internal disputes before it can present a united front.READ MORE
Coercion of fishing boats and illegal maritime surveys are symbolic of China’s effective occupation.READ MORE
Poor clean up and containment efforts have left the region exposed to dangerous radiation leaks.READ MORE
The massive dam project has strained tensions between nations located along the Blue Nile.READ MORE