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The Mosul battle and New Iraq

ERBIL. The battle of Mosul is in the final stage but doesn’t means it will easy or an instant coffee to get. More, the liberation from Daeesh and then the … Continue reading

October 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

Garuda’s two faces

​ Last November and December, Muslim rallies in Jakarta stated one thing clearly: religion is still an issue, to use a secular expression, and rulers and society have to deal … Continue reading

March 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Jakarta’s muslims warning bell

​ Along the Jalan Merdeka boulevards crowded with hundreds of thousands of protesters belonging to Muslim organizations – among them the FPI Islamic defenders front and HMI Muslim student organization … Continue reading

March 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

The unthinkable: China-US war

​ The South China Sea crisis is just a piece of a big puzzle involving even Japan, South Korea, Taiwan. The main frame is the China-U.S. confrontation in Asia. It … Continue reading

March 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Second Green Economy Wave

​ It was based, just to give an example, on sun, with solar cells technology, wind, with the forest of white windmills shaping the landscape, and hybrid and alternative sources … Continue reading

March 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Capitalism versus Democracy

​ Is a conflict between capitalism and democracy on stage? Some recent books and articles seems to envisage it. But is it real or just another narrative? Moreover, is it … Continue reading

March 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Iraq retakes Iraq

What is the formula to rebuild a new Iraq again, after numerous failures? Can the winning offensive of the Iraqi security forces, the Army, the Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) and … Continue reading

August 26, 2016 · Leave a comment