Australia doesn’t have a State Sponsor of Terrorism designation, but listing Wagner and RIM under the Criminal Code, aside from its practical impact, would send an important message to Russia that the Australian Government understands, even without such legislation, that it is one.
Israel will continue to act in self-defence against Palestinian terror
January 27, 2023 | Ran Porat
The escalating lawlessness has turned Jenin into a terror and crime hub, which will force Israel to continue to act there unless the PA steps in to stop the militants, who are also threatening its own legitimacy as the Palestinian government.
Australia once again the odd one out on Iran
January 25, 2023
IRGC listing trend snowballing domestically and internationally
January 16, 2023
The latest pro-Palestinian meme: Israel as “Environmental Oppressor”
Although Abbas was elected to a full term which began in 2005, and legislative elections were held in 2006, no further elections for any branch of government have been held since that time. In 2018, Abbas formally dismantled the Palestinian Legislature, and in 2019 he abandoned the PA constitution
Europa Europa: Europe’s “Tyranny of Distance” on Iran
January 30, 2023 | Alex Benjamin
Most of the EU countries involved in negotiations with Iran have the twin benefits of distance and no real existential skin in the game. It is therefore much easier to offer mush – or make deals and hope for the best – when Iran is thousands of miles away from your borders.
Biblio File: Master class
January 30, 2023 | Paul Monk
There are several powerful themes in Mead’s writing which warrant close attention – if only those who dwell on these matters could be persuaded to sit down and absorb his book in detail.