Russians recently went to the polls to vote on a package of constitutional amendments proposed by President Putin. While increased term limits are what the media is mostly reporting on, some of the other amendments may have huge implications for Russia's future.
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China's new national security law brings to an end any semblance of Hong Kong autonomy from the mainland by bringing potential life in prison sentences for any seditious activity.
After a brief COVID-19 induced hiatus, Brexit negotiations are back on the menu. Chief among concerns, how can Britain protect its valuable financial sector while also playing hard-ball with the European Union.
Sanctions are often a blunt tool which end up impacting the citizenry of the targeted state, rather than the elites they purportedly aim to target. The Magnitsky act aims to target individual actors with economic penalties, in an attempt to circumvent state sovereignty. This act may serve as a model for the enforcement of human rights.