Does Jabhat al-Nusra split from al-Qaeda and what does it mean?

As Syria’s Nusra Front says it terminates link to al-Qaeda is this basically a PR campaign or do you see something more strategic behind it, how the West and maybe other actors should treat al-Nusra? Read few comments.

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A historic moment: Hillary Clinton to accept presidential nomination

Hillary Clinton (photo credit hillaryclinton.com) will accept the presidential nomination and no female politician before her was so close to winning the White House. How important is this moment in regard to political representation of women and maybe also more broadly how important is this moment for American society? Read few comments.

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What will be a a successful Democratic convention for Hillary Clinton?

What would be a successful Democratic convention for Hillary Clinton/Tim Kaine ticket (photo credit hillaryclinton.com), what kind of message Clinton needs from the convention to boost his campaign? Read few comments.

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Portugal’s ex-PM Guterres leads the race for the next UN Secretary General. But…

How important or unimportant and why do you find this first “straw” poll in the UNSC as Portugal’s ex-PM António Guterres (photo credit: www.un.org) is now probably a front runner for being the next UN Secretary General.  Read few comments.

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Doping as a metaphor for how Putin’s Russia operates?

Does the report about doping in Russia show something about the nature of current regime in Russia, is it possible that the report may have some political consequences? Read few comments.

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What will be a a successful GOP convention for Donald Trump?

What would be a successful GOP convention for Donald Trump/Mike Pence ticket, what kind of message Trump needs from the convention to boost his campaign? Read few comments.

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What’s next for Turkey, Erdogan after failed coup?

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