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Yossi Mekelberg

Yossi Mekelberg is professor of international relations at Regent’s University London, where he is head of the International Relations and Social Sciences Program. He is also an associate fellow of the MENA Program at Chatham House. He is a regular contributor to the international written and electronic media.

Twitter: @YMekelberg

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The Chelsea dagger: UK hits Putin’s cronies where it hurts

It must have been heart-wrenching for the Chelsea FC owner Roman Abramovich not to attend the English FA Cup Final in London and miss lifting the trophy with his players. Apparently, his absence was the result of his British visa not being been renewed. 

May 26, 2018

Korean peace talks see Kim step out of his father’s shadow

Watching the historic moment last week, when South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in and his North Korean counterpart Kim Jong Un shook hands and, hand-in-hand, stepped over the military demarcation line, many rubbed their eyes in astonishment.

April 30, 2018