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02 Sep, 2014, 15:14 BST Countries in Europe 'Unlikely' to Leave EU Despite Growing Euroscepticism

http://www.worldreview.info Eurosceptics in the European parliament have had little impact so far, three months after their success in the May 2014...


14 Aug, 2014, 16:56 BST The Economic Cost of the Ebola Outbreak to West Africa

http://www.worldreview.info West Africa was a region of war-torn countries and broken states, and highly dependent on international aid. Peace...


21 Jul, 2014, 18:17 BST Putin has the Chance to Avoid Economic Disaster for Russia in the Wake of MH17 Tragedy

http://www.worldreview.info The downing of Malaysia flight MH17 in Ukraine has catapulted the confrontation between Russia and the West into a new...


24 Jun, 2014, 10:51 BST Europe Faces Transnational Terror Threat From Homegrown 'Jihadists'

http://www.worldreview.info European countries face trouble at their own borders as home-grown jihadists, battle-hardened in Syria, return to their...


10 Jun, 2014, 14:45 BST Leaving Nato is 'Key to a European Defence Policy' Says Former French Defence Minister

http://www.worldreview.info An inner circle of European countries, excluding the UK, and departure from Nato's military command, is required if...


13 May, 2014, 11:59 BST Ukraine Crisis Highlights Fears of Global Nuclear Proliferation

http://www.worldreview.info UNITED States President Barack Obama declared in 2009, that America's nuclear strategy would include a commitment to...


07 May, 2014, 17:22 BST Asia's Natural Gas Market Set to Become World's Second Largest by 2015

http://www.worldreview.info ASIA'S natural gas market is the fastest-growing in the world and is projected to become the second-largest gas market by ...


24 Apr, 2014, 18:55 BST Christians, Muslims and Secularists Must Unite Against Global Religious Persecution

http://www.worldreview.info Thousands are dying in conflicts across the globe because of their religious beliefs, writes Lord Alton of Liverpool for...


02 Apr, 2014, 09:35 BST How America's Shale Revolution Could Loosen Russia's Grip on Europe

http://www.worldreview.info Russia's control over energy supplies and distribution systems in Ukraine and Western Europe could be reduced if the...


13 Mar, 2014, 14:17 GMT Sub-Saharan Africa Faces Unprecedented Food Crisis

http://www.worldreview.info The population of sub-Saharan Africa is set to reach two billion by 2050, but there will only be enough food for 13 per...


21 Feb, 2014, 10:34 GMT UK Lord Reacts to Report on North Korea Atrocities

http://www.worldreview.info The United Nations has to act decisively on the brutality of the North Korean regime or be held in universal contempt,...


20 Feb, 2014, 12:17 GMT Russia and the West Must Allow Ukraine to Resolve Crisis

http://www.worldreview.info THE CRISIS in Ukraine has entered a new and dangerous phase. Although Ukraine is still some way from outright civil war,...


04 Feb, 2014, 16:44 GMT Russia Risks Becoming a 'Raw Materials Colony' for China

http://www.worldreview.info Russia's economy is being crippled by Soviet-era industrial policies and is in dire need of modernisation, writes...


07 Jan, 2014, 14:27 GMT EU Initiative to Protect Taxpayers from Bank Bailouts is a 'Mirage'

http://www.worldreview.info Taxpayers will no longer be asked to help bail out ailing commercial banks if a new European Union mechanism - the Single ...


17 Dec, 2013, 08:55 GMT South Africa fails to deliver Nelson Mandela's education vision

http://www.worldreview.info South Africa is facing an education crisis. It has failed to uphold the dream of former South Africa leader Nelson...


26 Nov, 2013, 14:00 GMT Russia Will Benefit From Frosty US-Saudi Arabia Relations

http://www.worldreview.info Saudi Arabia has been a staunch ally of the US for over 50 years. However, this relationship is now threatened by recent...


18 Nov, 2013, 15:08 GMT Nato Withdrawal From Afghanistan Could Rock Asian Stability

http://www.worldreview.info Nato's withdrawal from Afghanistan in 2014 is likely to have far-reaching implications for Central and South Asia. And...


14 Nov, 2013, 13:27 GMT Pirates Plunder West Africa Oil and Gas Riches

http://www.worldreview.info West Africa is experiencing a surge in piracy, with well-organised hijackers targeting the region's growing oil and gas...


01 Nov, 2013, 15:25 GMT Economics not Environmentalism Will Drive Arctic Development

http://www.worldreview.info The Arctic is an area of vast undeveloped wilderness. But that could be about to change as the eight nations which have...


03 Oct, 2013, 16:40 BST Syrian Refugee Crisis Threatens Turkey's Stability

http://www.worldreview.info Turkey is battling to keep control of the growing number of Syrian refugees crossing into its territory, says Professor...


02 Oct, 2013, 17:41 BST UK 'Unlikely' to Replicate US Shale Success

http://www.worldreview.info Despite having substantial shale gas resources, analysts believe that the UK is unlikely to replicate the US 'shale...


12 Sep, 2013, 14:20 BST Fukushima 'Not a Threat' to 2020 Tokyo Olympics

http://www.worldreview.info Japan's reputation as a 'safe pair of hands' gave it the edge to win the race to host the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and...


10 Sep, 2013, 13:51 BST Russia's Dominance Over EU Gas Market Comes to an End

http://www.worldreview.info Europe is Russia's largest trade partner, taking 70% of its gas exports. However, Europe's recession since 2008 and...


28 Aug, 2013, 18:38 BST US-Intervention in Syria Will 'Open Pandora's Box'

http://www.worldreview.info If the West is to intervene in the Syrian crisis in response to allegations that the Assad regime has used chemical...


12 Aug, 2013, 15:31 BST Nuclear to Remain Part of Japan's Energy Mix Despite Radioactive Leaks

http://www.worldreview.info Fukushima operators Tokyo Electric Power Company (Tepco) have admitted that Japan's nuclear power plant is still not...