THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
1. Comparing the two quads: Why’s the new one better than the old?
2. 2021 Investment Climate Statements: Pakistan
3. Remarks on the Urgency of Global Climate Action
4. China woos Taliban as U.S. military departs Afghanistan
5. Blinken pulls India closer amid challenges in Afghanistan, China
6. There are many things Pakistan can learn from China. One-party rule isn’t one of them.
7. NSA Moeed Yusuf off to US to meet American counterpart as part of ‘high-level engagements’
8. Ilhan Omar leads congressional call for U.S. special envoy to combat Islamophobia
RUSSIA & EUROPE
|1. Civilian Casualties set to hit unprecedented Highs in 2021 unless urgent Action to Stem Violence – UN Report |
2. Iran rejects UN rights chief’s ‘accusations’ over water protests
3. Al Qaeda present in 15 Afghan provinces: UN
4. UN adopts first resolution on vision, aims to help 1 billion
5. No pathway to reach the Paris Agreement’s 1.5˚C goal without the G20: UN chief
POLITICAL ECONOMY & NON-TRADITIONAL THREATS