Category Archives: Asia

བོད Tibet (Cholka-Sum). A story of ethnic prejudice and religious repression.

                    The history of conflict in the so called “roof of the World” dates back to 821, before the Mongol invasions, with the peace treaty between Tibet and China, signed after 200 years of conflict over border regions. It established Tibet as independent with its own inviolable territory.  Tibet retained some autonomy and enjoyed… Read More »

조선민주주의인민공화국 (Democratic People’s Republic of Korea)

In the last three days, North Korea has launched six missiles. Is it a protest because of the U.S.-South Korean military drills which ended in late March? Is it trying to improve the range and accuracy of its arsenal? Does its nuclear and ballistic missile program enhance its security and diplomatic position? The Security Council… Read More »