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Sep 02, 2014, 10:14 ET Countries in Europe 'Unlikely' to Leave EU Despite Growing Euroscepticism

  http://www.worldreview.info   Eurosceptics in the European parliament have had little impact so far, three months after their...


Aug 14, 2014, 11:56 ET The Economic Cost of the Ebola Outbreak to West Africa

http://www.worldreview.info West Africa was a region of war-torn countries and broken states, and highly dependent on international aid. Peace...


Jul 21, 2014, 13:17 ET Putin has the Chance to Avoid Economic Disaster for Russia in the Wake of MH17 Tragedy

http://www.worldreview.info    The downing of Malaysia flight MH17 in Ukraine has catapulted the confrontation between Russia and the...


Jun 24, 2014, 05:51 ET Europe Faces Transnational Terror Threat From Homegrown 'Jihadists'

http://www.worldreview.info European countries face trouble at their own borders as home-grown jihadists, battle-hardened in Syria, return to...


Jun 10, 2014, 09:45 ET Leaving Nato is 'Key to a European Defence Policy' Says Former French Defence Minister

http://www.worldreview.info An inner circle of European countries, excluding the UK, and departure from Nato's military command, is required if...


May 13, 2014, 06:59 ET Ukraine Crisis Highlights Fears of Global Nuclear Proliferation

http://www.worldreview.info UNITED States President Barack Obama declared in 2009, that America's nuclear strategy would include a commitment to...


May 07, 2014, 12:22 ET Asia's Natural Gas Market Set to Become World's Second Largest by 2015

http://www.worldreview.info ASIA'S natural gas market is the fastest-growing in the world and is projected to become the second-largest gas...


Mar 13, 2014, 10:17 ET Sub-Saharan Africa Faces Unprecedented Food Crisis

http://www.worldreview.info The population of sub-Saharan Africa is set to reach two billion by 2050, but there will only be enough food for 13...


Feb 21, 2014, 05:34 ET UK Lord Reacts to Report on North Korea Atrocities

http://www.worldreview.info The United Nations has to act decisively on the brutality of the North Korean regime or be held in universal...


Feb 20, 2014, 07:17 ET Russia and the West Must Allow Ukraine to Resolve Crisis

http://www.worldreview.info       THE CRISIS in Ukraine has entered a new and dangerous phase. Although Ukraine is...


Jan 07, 2014, 09:27 ET EU Initiative to Protect Taxpayers from Bank Bailouts is a 'Mirage'

http://www.worldreview.info Taxpayers will no longer be asked to help bail out ailing commercial banks if a new European Union mechanism - the...


Dec 17, 2013, 03:55 ET South Africa fails to deliver Nelson Mandela's education vision

http://www.worldreview.info South Africa is facing an education crisis. It has failed to uphold the dream of former South Africa leader Nelson...


Nov 26, 2013, 09:00 ET Russia Will Benefit From Frosty US-Saudi Arabia Relations

http://www.worldreview.info Saudi Arabia has been a staunch ally of the US for over 50 years. However, this relationship is now threatened by...


Nov 18, 2013, 10:08 ET Nato Withdrawal From Afghanistan Could Rock Asian Stability

http://www.worldreview.info Nato's withdrawal from Afghanistan in 2014 is likely to have far-reaching implications for Central and South Asia....


Nov 14, 2013, 08:27 ET Pirates Plunder West Africa Oil and Gas Riches

http://www.worldreview.info  West Africa is experiencing a surge in piracy, with well-organised hijackers targeting the region's growing oil...


Nov 01, 2013, 11:25 ET Economics not Environmentalism Will Drive Arctic Development

http://www.worldreview.info The Arctic is an area of vast undeveloped wilderness. But that could be about to change as the eight nations which...


Oct 03, 2013, 11:40 ET Syrian Refugee Crisis Threatens Turkey's Stability

http://www.worldreview.info Turkey is battling to keep control of the growing number of Syrian refugees crossing into its territory, says...


Oct 02, 2013, 12:41 ET UK 'Unlikely' to Replicate US Shale Success

http://www.worldreview.info  Despite having substantial shale gas resources, analysts believe that the UK is unlikely to replicate the US...


Sep 12, 2013, 09:20 ET Fukushima 'Not a Threat' to 2020 Tokyo Olympics

http://www.worldreview.info Japan's reputation as a 'safe pair of hands' gave it the edge to win the race to host the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and...


Sep 10, 2013, 08:51 ET Russia's Dominance Over EU Gas Market Comes to an End

http://www.worldreview.info Europe is Russia's largest trade partner, taking 70% of its gas exports. However, Europe's recession since 2008 and...


Aug 28, 2013, 13:38 ET US-Intervention in Syria Will 'Open Pandora's Box'

http://www.worldreview.info  If the West is to intervene in the Syrian crisis in response to allegations that the Assad regime has used...


Aug 12, 2013, 10:31 ET Nuclear to Remain Part of Japan's Energy Mix Despite Radioactive Leaks

http://www.worldreview.info Fukushima operators Tokyo Electric Power Company (Tepco) have admitted that Japan's nuclear power plant is still not...


Jul 23, 2013, 09:44 ET Europe not Prepared For Potential Refugee Crisis From Egypt

http://www.worldreview.info  Egypt's political upheaval could lead to the mass migration of refugees across the 26 European countries signed...


Jul 17, 2013, 05:27 ET US and Iran Could Work Together for Peace in the Middle East

http://www.worldreview.info  The 'Axis of Evil' could soon become the 'Pivot of Peace' as Iran's new 'moderate' leader, Dr Hassan Rouhani...


Jul 04, 2013, 09:57 ET The Challenges Facing Egypt After the Failure of Muslim Brotherhood

http://www.worldreview.info The ousting of former Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi by the army will have wide-ranging implications economically,...