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VIF News Digest: Africa, Gulf & Middle East (Vol 2 Issue II)

15 Jan – 15 Feb, 2018

Jacob Zuma Quits as President of South Africa

Jacob Zuma resigned as President of South Africa on orders by the ruling African National Congress (ANC) to bring an end to his rule, by...

VIF News Digest: Africa, Gulf & Middle East (Vol 2 Issue I)

15th December -15th January

Africa a Priority in China's Diplomacy says Chinese Foreign Minister

It's a diplomatic tradition of China in which the Foreign Ministers visits Africa during the new year to show that...

VIF News Digest: Central Asian Republics (CARs), South Caucasus and Mongolia (Vol 1 Issue III)

16-30 November 2017

CSTO Collective Security Council Session Concludes in Minsk

Session of the Collective Security Council of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) took place in Minsk on November 30....

VIF News Digest: Iran, West Asia, Eurasia, Central Asian Republics (CAR) and Africa (Vol 1 Issue II)

Nov 1-15, 2017

Central Asian Republics (CARs), South Caucasus and Mongolia

RECCA VII Held at Ashgabat

The Seventh Regional Economic Cooperation Conference on Afghanistan (RECCA VII) was held...

Fortnightly Review and Analysis: Iran, West Asia, Eurasia, Central Asian Republics (CAR) & Africa (Vol 2 Issue X)

Oct 16-31, 2017

Central Asian Republics (CARs), South Caucasus and Mongolia

Mirziyoyev Visits Turkey

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev paid a State Visit to Turkey on 25-26 October...

Fortnightly Review and Analysis: Iran, West Asia, Eurasia, Central Asian Republics (CAR) & Africa (Vol 2 Issue IX)

Oct 1-15, 2017

CAR

Atambayev Visits Uzbekistan

President of the Kyrgyz Republic Almazbek Atambayev paid a state visit to Uzbekistan on 5-6 October 2017. During his one-on-one meeting with the...

Fortnightly Review and Analysis: Iran, West Asia, Eurasia, Central Asian Republics (CAR) & Africa (Vol 2 Issue XVIII)

Sep 16-30, 2017

CAR

Central Asian Leaders Participate in the General Debate of UNGA

72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) opened on 12 September in New York. The General...

Fortnightly Review and Analysis: Iran, West Asia, Eurasia, Central Asian Republics (CAR) & Africa (Vol 2 Issue XVII)

Sep 1-15, 2017

West Asia

Saudi Crackdown on Activists

Saudi authorities have arrested a number of prominent personalities, without justification, in what is being termed as an apparent...

Fortnightly Review and Analysis: Iran, West Asia, Eurasia, Central Asian Republics (CAR) & Africa (Vol 2 Issue XVI)

Aug 16-31, 2017

West Asia

Qatar Crisis

Bahrain has recently threatened to take Qatar to the International Criminal Court (ICC) on the allegation of Qatar involving itself in subversive...

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