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Current History (2018) 117 (795): 10–15.
Published: 01 January 2018
... the s-word 21 times in his September 2017 address to the UN General Assembly. His mantra was well received by such major powers as Russia, China, and In- dia as well as minor ones including Zimbabwe and Cuba. These countries customarily emphasized sovereignty to ward off criticism from Washing- ton...
Current History (2017) 116 (791): 230–234.
Published: 01 September 2017
... Sopranzetti Thailand Bangkok food military junta General Prayuth Chan-ocha King Maha Vajiralongkorn Prime Minister Yinluck Shinawatra authoritarianism everyday life 230 The regime s aim is to impose an authoritarian form of order on the country s makeshift and improvisatory everyday life...
Current History (2017) 116 (789): 136–141.
Published: 01 April 2017
... Pakistan Taliban Haqqani Network al-Qaeda Osama bin Laden NATO United States Tribal Areas Balochistan Jamiat-e Islami-yi Afghanistan General Zia ul Haq George Bush Barack Obama 136 Unless the United States rights its policies with respect to Pakistan, it has no hope of bringing...
Current History (2016) 115 (780): 130–135.
Published: 01 April 2016
... The Regents of the University of California Aqil Shah Bangladesh Awami League Sheikh Hasina Wajid Bangladesh National Party Khaleda Zia Jamaat-e-Islami Islamists General Ziaur Rahman civil war Pakistan war crimes International Crimes Tribunal 130 The prospects for successful...
Current History (2015) 114 (776): 343–348.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Arab Spring General Abdel Fattah el-Sisi Muslim Brotherhood Mohamed Morsi January 2011 uprising authoritarian rule human rights economic reforms Salafis Sinai 343 Sisi s focus on fighting terrorism has shifted the nation s political narrative from democracy and freedom...
Current History (2015) 114 (773): 241–243.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Haberkorn Thailand coup martial law human rights civil liberties repression General Prayuth Chanocha National Council Peace Order Thaksin Shinawatra PERSPECTIVE Under cover of ambiguous pledges of reform, General Prayuth Chan-ocha and his junta, the National Council for Peace and Order...
Current History (2014) 113 (763): 185–191.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Stasis Maghreb Arab Tunisia Morocco Algeria democratic governance uprisings Ben Ali pact regime nonviolent transition ammar Rachid general Egypt RCD Ennahda constitutional rally palace grassroots PJD Al qaeda Bouteflika Libya Salafi salafist enlightened despot © 2014...
Current History (2010) 109 (730): 355–357.
Published: 01 November 2010
... Schott World Trade Organization General Agreement Tariffs Trade Doha Round Group 355 The postwar multilateral trading system that was established in 1947, when 23 countries signed the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT), was meant to be a transitional arrangement pending...