Articles by Miguel Pereira


The World in September 21-27

75th anniversary of the United Nations This week, the 75th anniversary of the United Nations took place, this time remotely, and the dominant themes were the pandemic and its respective management on a global level,…



The World in August 31 – September 6

Alexei Navalny’s poisoning confirmed The German government confirmed on Thursday that Vladimir Putin’s main political opponent, Alexei Navalny, was poisoned using nerve agent Novichok, being currently in induced coma in a Berlin hospital. Suspicions of…


The Geopolitical Realignment in the Middle East

The middle east is the most troubled and militarized area in the world. Its geographic area extends from the eastern Mediterranean to the Persian Gulf. The birthplace of several civilizations and of the three biggest…


The World in August 17-23

Coup D’état in Mali Malian president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita was arrested and forced to resign, an escalation in the political crisis that has been felt for several months, marked by anti-government protests, and failed mediations…


The World in July 6-12 2020

Tensions between China and Australia resurface The bilateral relations between these two countries have increasingly deteriorated this year, following an Australian request for a global investigation on the origin of Covid-19. This statement was seen…


The World in June 29-5 2020

The new Chinese national security and its impacts in Hong Kong This week Hong Kong has entered a new phase in its political life: the new national security law came into force. This law will…


Weekly Report 15-21 June 2020

The European Union and its political and economic constraints After three months of lockdown, EU countries are facing an unprecedented economic and social crisis. Last Friday, heads of state and government in the Union have…