International Woman’s Day in East Jerusalem Blocked by Israeli Minister

International Woman’s Day in East Jerusalem Blocked by Israeli Minister

Every year, women gather around the world for a day made just for them, International Woman’s Day. The celebration includes conferences, exhibits, fun runs, concert performances, and awards. It was held on March 8, 2017. Sadly, women of East Jerusalem were not allowed to attended their Woman’s Day. The Palestinian women were issued an order preventing them from […]

Tajik Airline Suddenly Denied New Route

Tajik Airline Suddenly Denied New Route

On Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, a private Tajik airline, called Somoni Air, was suddenly denied permission to fly its new route from Dushanbe to Tashkent. According to a spokesperson for the airline, the reason for the change in schedule was that Somoni Air had not filed Form R with the Republic of Uzbekistan, prior to the […]

Czech Diplomat Nominated for Secretary-General of OSCE

Czech Diplomat Nominated for Secretary-General of OSCE

On Feb. 15, 2017, the government of the Czech Republic approved the nomination of Štefan Füle for secretary-general of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE). The position is currently held by Lamberto Zannier who recently condemned the increase in violence in East Ukraine last week. He has also been an advocate for infrastructure security from cyber […]