Shehnoor Nasir

About Shehnoor Nasir

Fourth year undergraduate student majoring in political science with a specialization in international relations and a minor in speech communications.

Germany Has Approved Controversial Arms Sale To Saudi Arabia

Germany has approved a controversial arms sale to Saudi Arabia, even though the country agreed earlier this year to halt sales to states involved in the Yemen conflict. The Germany Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy, Peter Altmaier, wrote a letter to the German parliament discussing the approval of […]

Pakistani Government Removes Ahmadi Economist From Advisory Council

The Ahmadi community, in a Sunni-dominated Pakistan, are dangerously persecuted.  In 2018, Pakistan celebrated Imran Khan’s election as Prime Minister, signaling hopes for a new and better country by breaking the hold on power the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) or the military have had. However, that […]

Indian-Administered Kashmir: 9-Year-Old Gang-Raped And Killed

Violence against women is tragically a common occurrence around the world and age is rendered insignificant when committing horrendous crimes. On September 2nd, the police found a dead body of a 9-year-old girl in the Indian-administered Kashmir’s Baramullah district. The child had gone missing on August 23rd and was murdered the […]

The Rising Influence Of Sweden’s Far-Right Party

Recently, the West has been swept by a wave of nationalist and far-right parties. Euro skepticism, anti-immigration and Islamophobia are some of the key similarities between each party’s platform. Italy, Germany, Austria and Poland are some of the countries that witnessed far-right sentiments spread among its people. Similarly, Sweden is […]

Bangladeshi Student Protests

On July 29, two teenagers were recklessly killed by a speeding bus attempting to pick up more passengers in Dhaka. As the news of their deaths circulated through social media platforms, teenage students poured onto the capital city demanding justice. The protests have continued for days and have brought the […]