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ANS 2019: Trade, Mobility, and Security in the African Union

In recent times, there have been significant political and economic efforts by the African Union to transform the lives of and guarantee a good future for the more than one billion people living in the African continent. The desire to allow free mobility beyond what is largely perceived by African leaders as “colonial-imposed borders” has […]

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Mattis Visits Southeast Asia: Strengthening the US Indo-Pacific Strategy

Last year U.S. President Donald Trump has frequently stated the term “free and open Indo-Pacific” during his Asia voyage, as this month U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has visited Southeast Asia to Indonesia and Vietnam in an effort to reach a consensus in defense issues and forge strong new partnerships. The Indo-Pacific policy aims to […]

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Post-Globalization Regionalism: How The European Political Landscape Will Soon Be Changed Forever

The Rise of Globalization and Internationalism We are at a moment that would best be termed the twilight of globalization, and this is because of the sharp rise in the far-right’s popularity in the West and their favoritism shown to economic protectionism. If they continue to achieve the kind of success that they have been […]