Socotra – Free to Take?

Socotra Island, home to some 60,000 people, sits at the entrance to the Gulf of Aden. Shipping traffic passes by the island on the...

Growing Plastic Waste in Our Oceans

According to projections by a Paris-based organization, the total amount of oceanic plastic waste is likely to more than double by 2030, and then...

Indian Premier Modi’s Visit to Japan and Geopolitics of Eurasia

Indian Prime Minister N. Modi visited Japan this October. The visit came after a week of his Japanese counterpart’s visit to China. Japan is...

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