Gonzalo Bartolomé

Russian Jet Shot Down By Turkey

A Russian warplane shot down near the Turkish-Syrian border on November 24th adds tensions to the already complex relations between the forces acting in the region. Two Turkish F-16 jets brought down a Russian SU-24 that allegedly violated Turkish airspace. The conflicting positions regarding the incident raise fears of escalation […]

France to impose border controls for the UN Climate Change Conference

France will reinstate controls on its borders for the period around the UN Conference on Climate Change, the French minister of internal affairs explained in a T.V. interview last week. Throughout the period from from 30 November to 11 December Paris will host around 80 heads of state and thousands […]