Tag Archives: Afghanistan

What is Food Insecurity?

Although awareness of food insecurity is growing, it is important to understand what is meant by the term and how it fits with other food access concepts, such as hunger and food sovereignty.

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Resetting US-Pakistan Relations: Changing the Lens

There is a good opportunity to approach the US-Pakistan relationship on its own merits and not through the lens of India or China or Afghanistan.

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Low Expectations: A Year of Renewal for the EU-Turkey Relationship

Grand bargains are tough to achieve but, eventually, Turkey and the EU will have to strike up a working partnership whereby they cooperate on some issues and compete on others.

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Water Levels in Himalayan River Basins Drop as World Warms

Rising temperatures mean more water is being lost through evaporation and absorbed by plants. At the same time, less water is entering river basins from rain and snowfall as weather patterns change.

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Why GameStop Shares Stopped Trading: 5 Questions Answered

Some officials are worried the frenzied trading in GameStop represents a broader risk to the U.S. equities market and are Some officials are urging the SEC to step in and halt trading for as long as a month.

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Bangladeshis Seek Friendly Relations with Pakistan

Public opinion is witnessing a monumental shift in Bangladesh in favor of Pakistan. One country that seems to be the biggest loser is India. Here is how Bangladeshis justify their increasing embrace of Pakistan, which they considered an enemy for a generation.

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Qatar Hugs and Makes Up with its Warring Neighbors – But Will it Last?

With so few issues apparently actually resolved, it’s little wonder that it took just days for new signs of tension to reappear after the agreement.

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How to Stay Safe with a New Fast-spreading Coronavirus Variant on the Loose

Limiting the size of gatherings helps reduce the potential for exposure. Controlling indoor environments in other ways can also be a highly effective strategy for reducing risk. This includes increasing ventilation rates to bring in fresh air and filtering existing air to dilute aerosol concentrations.

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How Biden Can Make a Big Difference in the Western Balkans

Joe Biden has a longstanding relationship with the Western Balkans. A re-energized US policy on the region could be transformative, especially when working in tandem with the EU.

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Why Did an Indian Flag Appear During Attack on US Capitol?

Why one man waved an Indian flag during the January 6 attack on the US Capitol remains a mystery.

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