Monthly Archives: May 2013

Does Deterrence Work

Since the 189 member countries of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of the Nuclear Weapons (NPT) plan to assemble in Geneva for preparatory meeting to the treaty’s 2015 review conference, the myth that the nuclear deterrence has served to maintain … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Revenue Vs. Service

  Recently, the spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) briefed the media persons that the ministry is preparing to deliver Machine Readable Passports (MRP) within 48 hours. According to him, for such urgent service the applicants will be … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Trouble Making on China’s Door Step

China’s foreign minister, Wang Yi, who exchanged a telephone conversation with UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, concerning North Korea’s saber rattling on April 6 said, “China would not allow troublemaking on China’s doorstep.” This statement from the Chinese top diplomat has … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment