During the recent Armed Forces Day parade in Myanmar, the country’s junta leader, Min Aung Hlaing, made threats to democracy activists.
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“From the errors of other nations, let us learn wisdom.”
After years of helping Putin dominate Russia, it is critical to assess the power that the oligarchs have over him has he attacks Ukraine.
The Ugandan government has not held to account security officials who unlawfully detained, tortured several government critics, HRW.
Although under certain conditions democracy will experience a reversal, autocracies are far more destabilising and are bound to fail.
The risks of miscalculation are compounded, psychology research has shown, by the fact that power literally goes to your head, expert.
The liberation of policy and polity from person-centric politics is important if equitable socio-economic redistribution is to be ensured.
Putin is a 21st-century tyrant, populist and nationalist, and a practitioner of 21st-century identity politics, whereas Stalin was a Marxist.
Turkmen voters went to the polls on Saturday in a vote that might usher in a political dynasty for the Central Asian country’s president.
Russian authorities are arresting and detaining people protesting against the war in Ukraine. Up to 13000 have been arrested recently.
Authorities in Kyrgyzstan detained a TV station director for making anti-Ukraine remarks. Kyrgyzstan is well-known for its Russian ties.