Is it OK to say thank God for Russia?

by Rashmee

Posted on October 20, 2019 / The Arab Weekly


Longer-term, Russia’s return to relevance on the world stage will create other testing issues. Is this the time to give limited thanks that Russian President Vladimir Putin made Russia relevant again? That’s a controversial question but it’s pertinent now that Russia and Turkey are the only active international armies in northern Syria. Never mind the … Continue reading “Is it OK to say thank God for Russia?”

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The US presidency has just gone even more global

by Rashmee

Posted on October 10, 2019 / The Arab Weekly


What’s clear from the formal impeachment inquiry is that Trump seems to want the whole world to participate in US politics. US President Donald Trump’s abrupt shift in Syria policy — after a phone call with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan — provoked anger and dismay in the United States and consternation elsewhere. There is … Continue reading “The US presidency has just gone even more global”

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK