Mismanagement of water resources called factor in recent Iran protests

Mismanagement of water resources called factor in recent Iran protests

Geostrategy-Direct Widespread anti-government protests that broke out in Iran early this year were fueled in part by what protesters say is the government’s failure to monitor and manage the country’s sparse water resources. While anger over government corruption sparked demonstrations in major cities, lack of access to water was the main point of contention in […]

South Korea returns Chinese soldiers’ remains in show of accommodation

South Korea returns Chinese soldiers’ remains in show of accommodation

Geostrategy-Direct The day North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un paid a surprise visit to Beijing, the South Korean government conducted a large ceremony at the Incheon International Airport to return the remains of 20 Chinese communist soldiers killed during the Korean War nearly 70 years ago. On March 26, South Korea’s Defense Minister Song Young-Moo presided […]