Daily Archives: September 21, 2016


Myanmar’s Ethnic Peace Talks: A Landmark Towards Conflict Resolution?

The Myanmar government and military called for participation of ethnic minority armed groups to attend a new round of peace talks in the capital, NayPyiTaw, this month. The peace talks are aimed at resolving the prolonged conflicts between various ethnic minority armed groups and the government. 17 out of 41 […]


South China Sea: Russia And China Show Force In Week-Long Naval Drills

The tension surrounding the South China Sea has shown no signs of slowing, and recent overt displays of military fortitude, like those currently unfolding between China and Russia, are demonstrating a serious negligence towards de-escalation in the region. According to Al-Jazeera, cooperative military drills between the Chinese and Russian navies […]