International Relations

Cyber-Wars And A World First?

By Tim Marshall. Today may see a ‘World First’. The first state to state cyberwar peace treaty. The Chinese and Americans are negotiating down to…



Syria: A Fight Putin Wants to Pick?

By David Waywell It was a small tick in the clockwork of world affairs, but one that said much about President Putin’s dilemma. On Tuesday…



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How Do You Open An Embassy?

The website of the recently re-opened Iranian Embassy to London is, like the relationship between Iran and the UK, ‘under construction’. Still, it could be…


For How Long Must Japan Be Sorry?

By Tim Marshall. ‘Sorry’ has been a problematic word for the Japanese over the last 70 years, and Prime Minister Abe now faces a problem…