PEACE & SECURITY

Does the Road to a Multipolar World Run through Ukraine?

  • 2015•02•28
  • Sunil Dasgupta University of Maryland Baltimore Country

Russia’s recent defiance of the US and NATO has convinced some analysts that we now live in a multipolar world. Sunil Dasgupta, isn’t so sure. Such a world would require India and China to side with Russia in confronting the West, which they remain reluctant to do, at least openly.

UN Demands End to Use of Child Soldiers in Conflict

Marking the International Day against the Use of Child Soldiers, the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict called for “urgent action to end grave violations against children”.