Today, it is a democracy that finds itself battered and weakened. A quarter-century ago, at the end of the Cold War, it appeared that totalitarianism had at last been vanquished and liberal democracy had won the great ideological battle of the 20th century. The Freedom in the World 2018 index by the US government-funded non-governmental organization (NGO) Freedom House has found that in its own words: … Continue reading World’s most oppressed countries.
The broad reason given for this drastic move is that the emirate poses a threat to their national security and they have accused the Gulf state of supporting terrorism. Arab nations including Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, and Bahrain have cut ties with Qatar, accusing it of destabilizing the region, in the biggest diplomatic crisis to hit the Gulf in years. The countries … Continue reading Post Trump effects. Gulf plunged into diplomatic crisis as countries cut ties with Qatar