Readmission of Morocco in AU

March 4, 2017

As of today, all of African Sovereign countries are members of the African Union. The only country which was not member of this body was Morocco, which has left its predecessor OAU (Organisation of African Unity) in 1984 due to political reasons which we have discussed in...

IMAFT: Objectives, Members and its Role in Current Geopolitics

February 2, 2017

Saudi Arabia made quite the headline on 15 December 2015 when the Minister of Defense of the country, Mohammad bin Salman Al Saud mooted the idea and subsequently announced the formation of a 34-country Islamic Military Alliance (IMA) or Islamic Military Alliance to Fight Terrorism (IMAFT) ....

India’s Observer Status in the Arctic Council

August 13, 2014

The Arctic Council is a high-level intergovernmental forum that addresses issues faced by the Arctic governments and the indigenous people of the Arctic. It was set up in 1996. It has eight member nations viz. Canada, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Russia, Sweden and United States. There are...