Articles By Kazi Anwarul Masud

With Navatny dead does Putin have any Red Lines?

With Navatny dead does Putin have any Red Lines?

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 22 Apr , 2024

Vladimir Putin’s “Red Line” to Western Powers​ In April 2021 Russian President Vladimir Putin sternly warned the West against encroaching further on Russia’s security interests, saying...

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Can there be a Modern-Day Leader who believes in the Superiority of Race?

Can there be a Modern-Day Leader who believes in the Superiority of Race?

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Date: 23 Mar , 2024

COULD LAWRENCE REES EXPLAIN THE FUNDAMENTAL PRECONDITIONS OF THE HOLOCAUST? British historian and scholar Lawrence Reese in his latest book published in May 2024 explains in the following words...

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How much Longer will Pakistan Army Play the Role of Judge and Jury?

How much Longer will Pakistan Army Play the Role of Judge and Jury?

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 26 Feb , 2024

HOW LONG PAKISTAN ARMY ESTABLISHMENT MAINTAIN ITS ‘FARCICAL ELECTION” Can the Pakistan Army Establishment play the role of empire with Imran Khan and his PTI party in opposition? The latest...

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Presentation of Credentials and Goldilocks Principles

Presentation of Credentials and Goldilocks Principles

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Date: 24 Jan , 2024

Ceremonial Presentation of Credentials by Ambassadors It is widely known that when an ambassador is appointed, he or she carries a letter to the head of state of the receiving country introducing...

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Is China setting up Debt Traps in Developing Countries?

Is China setting up Debt Traps in Developing Countries?

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Date: 05 Jan , 2024

In December 2019 Deborah Brautigham of John University in New York in the US wrote an interesting paper A Critical Look at Chinese Debt Trap Diplomacy: The Rise of a Meme. The paper delves into...

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End of Soviet Union and Legacy of Mikhail Gorbachev

End of Soviet Union and Legacy of Mikhail Gorbachev

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 26 Dec , 2023

These days the world is rightly involved with the genocidal activities of the Israeli government of Benjamin Netanyahu even though the Jews had suffered unspeakable atrocities by Hitler’s Nazi...

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No Peace in Palestine with Benjamin Netanyahu in Power

No Peace in Palestine with Benjamin Netanyahu in Power

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 20 Dec , 2023

According to the British newspaper The Guardian (Chris Mcgreal-16th November 2023) as with almost everything to do with the Palestine conflict, it depends on whom you ask. Some will begin with...

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Definitions of Global South

Definitions of Global South

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Date: 26 Oct , 2023

The Global South as a critical concept has three primary definitions. First, it has traditionally been used within intergovernmental development organizations –– primarily those that...

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Importance of South Asia in Global Politics with India Leading the Pack

Importance of South Asia in Global Politics with India Leading the Pack

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Date: 04 Oct , 2023

Countries of South Asia South Asia is the southern sub-region of Asia, which is defined in both geographical and ethnic-cultural terms. As commonly conceptualized South Asia consists of...

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Can a nuclear war start with the unease felt by China?

Can a nuclear war start with the unease felt by China?

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Date: 02 Jun , 2023

Rohan Mukherji of the London School of Economics and Political Science believes that he writes in an article in Foreign Affairs magazine (China’s status anxiety May 19 2023) of the possibility...

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The Emergence of a Multi-Polar World

The Emergence of a Multi-Polar World

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Date: 27 Apr , 2023

According to Encyclopedia Britannica updated by J.E.Lubering in April 2023 35m Bangladeshis still live below the poverty line. Regular monitoring of progress is emphasized in recent Poverty Watch...

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Sino-Russian Entente Versus Western Democracy

Sino-Russian Entente Versus Western Democracy

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 08 Apr , 2023

Treaty of Westphalia After sabre rattling for thirty years the major European powers desiring rest produced the Treaty of Westphalia (1648).“It also ended the Eighty Years’ War (1568 –...

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Westphalia in the Modern Context

Westphalia in the Modern Context

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 14 Mar , 2023

Significance of the Treaty of Westphalia For many years Germany became the principal theatre of European diplomacy and war, and consequently,the development of German national unity was delayed....

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Pakistan has a new Chief of Army Staff

Pakistan has a new Chief of Army Staff

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 10 Dec , 2022

Replacement of Imran Khan as Prime Minister General Syed Asif Munir was reportedly the consensus candidate for the post of Chief of Army Staff. His appointment was however preceded by chaos caused...

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Bangladesh Foreign Policy in the Context of South Asia

Bangladesh Foreign Policy in the Context of South Asia

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 16 Sep , 2022

Ever since the people of the world learnt the need for homogeneity –be it cultural, linguistic, religion, tribal of for the necessity to band together and felt the need to acknowledge the...

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Conflict in Ukraine

Conflict in Ukraine

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 23 Aug , 2022

In an article in Foreign Affairs magazine (The Putin Doctrine: A Move on Ukraine Has Always Been Part of the Plan, By Angela Stent January 27, 2022).She wrote, and I quote- “The current crisis...

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China is not (Richard Haas’s borrowed terminology) ten feet tall

China is not (Richard Haas’s borrowed terminology) ten feet tall

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 13 Apr , 2022

Decades back when the US reigned supreme in the aftermath of the Second World War, dictating the political, moral and economic character that the world, many parts were yet under colonial rule,...

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Frantz Fanon and South Asia

Frantz Fanon and South Asia

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Date: 12 Mar , 2022

Frantz Fanon a Marxist who had joined the Algerian independence war wrote about the prejudice of, what he called, the “colonial alienation of the person” as a mental health issue. In ‘The...

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Can China Ever Be an Alternative?

Can China Ever Be an Alternative?

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Date: 20 Mar , 2021

Decades back when the US reigned supreme in the aftermath of the Second World War, given both the political, moral and economic character that the world, many parts were yet under colonial rule,...

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India and South Asia

India and South Asia

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Date: 29 Aug , 2017

Why, one may ask, despite common cultural heritage and long bonds of history and added to these factors was Indian humanitarian intervention during  the Bangladesh Liberation War Indo-Bangladesh...

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