Water Security and the Long Standing Kashmir Dispute

June 22, 2017 Masum Billah 0

India and Pakistan’s concerns over  water security is hardening their long-standing dispute in Kashmir. With rising temperatures around the globe, and quickly declining surface water levels in South Asia due to wide-spread irrigation, the rivers of Kashmir that provide water and energy to both India and Pakistan are likely  to remain major issues of contention. […]

Turkey’s Growing Clout in Qatar

June 12, 2017 Masum Billah 0

Erdogan is now paying back Qatar for all its generous support during last year’s failed coup in Turkey, while at the same time , advancing Turkey’s long standing dream of getting back the influence it once had in the Ottoman periphery. […]