The recent death of a hunger-striking Palestinian prisoner inside an Israeli jail last week sparked new tensions between Israel and Palestine and raised fresh questions about the treatment of incarcerated prisoners in Israel.
Category: TRENDS IN GEOPOLITICS – May 9 2023
“PAYBACK’S A BITCH”: IRANIAN FORCES SEIZE SECOND OIL TANKER IN GULF OF OMAN AMID INCREASED TENSIONS WITH THE U.S.
The Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Navy seized another oil tanker last week in the Gulf of Oman just a week after it took over another tanker in what was seen as retaliation after the U.S. seized an Iranian oil ship.
BIDEN PROMISES MANILLA THAT U.S. MILITARY SUPPORT IS ‘IRONCLAD’
President Joe Biden met with his Filipino counterpart, Ferdinand Marcos, at the White House last week and assured him that the U.S. military support is “ironclad” as tensions between Washington and Beijing continue to increase.