ELN Impact Director Jane Kinninmont authored an op-ed in The Guardian on steps that Europe, the US and UN can take to renew and recast international diplomacy on Israel and Palestine, arguing it’s time to prioritise human rights regardless of (the total lack of) progress in political negotiations. The article can be found here.
Marcin Piotrowski observes that the recent postponement of the Iranian nuclear talks may reflect a strategic reticence on the part of the Iranian supreme leader, who is not willing to risk the internal stability of Iran to secure a deal.
Ahead of the 2014 NPT Preparatory Conference, ELN member Lord Hannay argues that the international community must continue to work toward strengthening all aspects of the nuclear non-proliferation regime.
Following a Summit in Tajikistan, ELN Researcher Joseph Dobbs discusses the potential implications of an expanding Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, and why we need to be talking about it.