Author: Ben Hadziahmetovic

Dr. Kylie Moore-Gilbert Speaks Out About Imprisonment In Iran

Lecturer in Islamic Studies at the University of Melbourne’s Asia Institute Dr. Kylie Moore-Gilbert has recently spoke out about her treatment in an Iranian prison and the Australian Government’s attempts at negotiating her safe return home to Australia. After attending a conference in 2018, Dr. Moore-Gilbert was arrested at Tehran

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Biden Launches Air Strike In Syria

U.S. President Joe Biden has authorized and undertaken an airstrike against Iranian backed militias in Eastern Syria. The airstrike reaffirms what many had come to expect from the former vice president (2009-2017) and President Obama, who first began U.S. intervention in the Syrian Civil War, that President Biden is committed

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The Last Family On Christmas Island Spared Deportation

The Australian Federal Government has lost its appeal on a 2019 decision from Justice Mark Moshinsky that ruled that Tharnicca Tamil, the youngest child of the Tamil family (the last family on Christmas Island) had been denied procedural fairness by the Federal Government. The denial of procedural fairness stems from

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Biden Administration Announces Intention To Close Guantanamo Bay

A formal review has been launched by President Joe Biden’s aides into the infamous U.S. military prison located in Guantanamo Bay. This follows a comment made by White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki surrounding the Biden Administrations’ plans to close the prison, Psaki stated that it was “certainly is our

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Sadyr Japarov Has Been Sworn In As President Of Kyrgyzstan

Sadyr Japarov has officially been sworn in as the sixth president of Kyrgyzstan. A sense of democratic stability has potentially come to the former Soviet Union state, but there may come more potential threats to Kyrgyzstan’s democracy with the election of the nationalist-populist leader. Kyrgyzstan has been a hotbed for

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Canada Labels ‘Proud Boys’ As A Terrorist Entity

The Canadian government has just listed the Proud Boys as a terrorist entity. The far-right Neo-fascist organization, which proudly referred to itself as “Western Chauvinists,” has been the topic of much controversy since its founding in 2016. Brought to prominence during the Trump Presidency, most notably when Donald Trump himself

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