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August 2023 Vol. 42 No. 638

Viewing the World: Gabon coup, Wagner head death

Global: Hot July 2023, Climate change targets, UN SG on AI

Africa: Eritrea & Russia, Mauritanian electoral landslide, Niger junta

Americas: Argentine VP case, Mexican reform, US cyber policy

Asia: Indian opposition congress, Uzbek constitution change

Europe: Greenland constitution, Berlusconi death

Middle East: Palestinian reconciliation, Dubai population

Oceania: Austyralia, New Zealand, Samoa

International Armed Conflicts and  Confrontations

Forecast 2023-2024

International UN EU Record

Documentation: NATO Vilnius Summit Declaration

(Issue contains 36  pages)  


July 2023 Vol. 42 No. 637

Viewing the World: Coup in Niger, Belarus-Russia, Greece-Türkiye

Global: Worldwide displacement

Africa: Guineau-Bissau election winner, Sierra Leone President is back

Americas: Canada reshuffle, US ex-president facing criminal trial

Asia: Afghan government change, Thai opposition wins

Europe: Finland new government, UK ex-prime minister quits

Middle East: Kuwait election repeated, Turkish presidential poll

Oceania: Tokelau government change

Election Results

Government Appointments

Cabinet Directories: Canada, France

(Issue contains 34  pages)  



June 2023 Vol. 42 No. 636

Observations: Coup in Russia

Global: Himalayan disasters, International Record

Africa: Egypt, Libyan government suspended, Nigerian presidency

Americas: Brazil's ex-president barred, Ecuador legislature dissolved

Asia: ISIL leaders killed in Afghanistan and the Philippines

Europe: Bulgarian government change, UK coronation

Middle East: Turkish president reelected a 3rd time

Oceania: Micronesia's Speaker elected President

Government Appointments

Cabinet Directory: Türkiye

Documentation: US-Republic of India Joint Statement

Documentartion: Russian Federation President's Address to Citizens


(Issue contains 34  pages)  


May 2023 Vol. 42 No. 635

Observations: Nations in transit, reelection of Türkiye's president

Trouble Spots!

Internal Armed Conflicts

Documentation: United Kingdom China Policy


(Issue contains 48  pages) 


April 2023 Vol. 42 No. 634

Observations: United States of America

Global: Political freedom survey 2023

International Record 2023

Africa: Equatorial Guinea government, Sudanese hostilities

Americas: Cuban state leaders, Referendum in Ecuador failed

Asia: Japan facing strategic and political challenge, Youngest president in Vietnam

Europe: Estonian prime minister stays, German EU support, Scots elect youngest first secretary

Middle East: Israel unsettled by Iranian moves, UAE vice president named

Oceania: Micronesian concern about China, Papua New Guinea governor general stays

Territorial and Maritime Claims and Disputes

Elections and Results

Government Directory: Kazakhstan

Documentation: France Course of Government

(Issue contains 44  pages) 


March 2023 Vol. 42 No. 633

Observations: US-Sino relations

Global: Weapons of mass destruction, urgent climate action & time bomb

International Record 2022

Africa: AU chairman, Nigerian currency stays, Tunisian emergency

Americas: Arrests in Brazil, Mexican elections, US president arraigned

Asia: Burma persecution,  Chinese president reelected

Europe: French retirement age turmoil, Russia countering dissent

Middle East: Istanbul mayor sidelined in elections

Oceania: Australian indigenous voice referendum moving forward

Government Directory: China

Documentation: US State of the Union

Documentation: US Religious Freedom Designations

(Issue contains 40  pages) 


February 2023 Vol. 42 No. 632

Observations: Türkiye

Global: World population, rising sea level

Africa: Attempted destabilization in Chad, Tunisian conditions

Americas: Mexican electoral changes, US security policy

Asia: Drop in Chinese population, Japan security change

Europe: EU activities, No Russian year-end news conference

Middle East: Israelis alarmed over court changes, Syrian-Turkish quake

Oceania: Pacific Forum mending, Australian voice  for aboriginals

Government Appointments/Government Changes

Elections and Results,

Cabinet Directory: Israel

Documentation: NATO Foreign Minister Meeting in Bucharest 


(Issue contains 34  pages) 


January 2023 Vol. 42 No. 631

Observations: Ozone zone, UK problems, Japan's defense, US trauma

Global: Journalists killed, UNSG on Rule of Law,

Situation Unresolved

Cabinet Directory: Brazil

Directory: Government Leaders of the World

(Issue contains 48  pages) 


December 2022 Vol. 41 No. 630

Viewing the World

Observations: High government officials in trouble

Global: Trouble Spots, UN SG determined to promote peace

Africa: Equatorial Guinea election, South Sudan agreement

Americas: Peruvian massive changes, US Speaker steps down

Asia: China's leaders hit by protests, Nepalese elections

Europe: German nationalist coup stopped, Slovenian woman president

Middle East: Latest ISIL Caliph killed. Netanyahu returns

Oceania: New Fiji prime minister, Vanuatu elections

Situations of Concern Internationl Conflicts & Confrontation

Elections and Results

Bahrain, Denmark, Dominica. Equatorial Guinea, Fiji, Germany, Grenada,

India, Israel, Malaysia, Nepal, Slovenia, United States of America, Vanuatu

Documentation: G7 Leaders Statement, Ottawa 2022


(Issue contains 46 pages) 


November 2022 Vol. 41 No. 629

Viewing the World

Observations: International emission talks, US elections

Global: Rising authoritarianism, falling rule of law

Africa: Equatorial Guinea president reelected, São Tomé election

Americas: Peruvian woman president, US Congress changes

Asia: Indian PM criticized, Kazakhstan presidential snap election

Europe: Italian right-wing gain, Russian annexations

Middle East: Iranian SCO membership, Turkish threats

Oceania: Fiji democracy questioned, Vanuatu elections


Observer Data & Documentation

Government Appointments

Election Results

Cabinet Directories: Kenya

Documentation: NATO Madrid Summit Declaration

(Issue contains 36 pages) 


October 2022 Vol. 41 No. 628

Viewing the World

Vanuatu, Antigua and Barbuda, United Kingdom

Global: Trouble Spots!

Africa: Benin situation, CAR presidency, Zimbabwe capital

Americas: Brazilian elections, Canadian Conservatives, US Big Lie

Asia: Burmese junta brutality, China CPC changes, Kazakhstan capital

Europe: Bosnian fear of separatists, UK sovereign change

Middle East: Palestinian reconciliation, Türkiye arbitrary justice

Oceania: PIF-Kiribati talks, Bougainville independence


Observer Data & Documentation

Election Results

Communist Party of China 20th Central Committee

Cabinet Directories: Italy, United Kingdom (UK)

(Issue contains 56 pages) 


September 2022 Vol. 41 No. 627

Internal Armed Conflicts

(Issue contains 32 pages) 


August 2022 Vol. 41 No. 626

Viewing the World

China Annual CPC Congress, Sanctioning of Russia

Global: Leader Changes, Commonwealth Secretary General, OPEC change, UN Record

Africa: Forcible displacement, Tunisia constitution and one-man rule

Americas: Colombian presidency, US abortions restricted

Asia: Burmese executions, Indian presidency, Taiwan's 'no'

Europe: Kosovo and Serb problems, Ukrainian losses

Middle East: Shi'ites and Iraqi turmoil

Oceania: Partners in the Blue Pacific launched


Observer Data & Documentation

Government Appointments

Election Results

Cabinet Directories: Japan

Documentation: Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT)


(Issue contains 44 pages) 


July 2022 Vol. 41 No. 625

Viewing the World

US mid-term elections, XI thoughts

Global: IAEA cameras turned off by Iran, UN warning, UN Record

Arctic: Greenland territorial dispute settled

Africa: Repression in Egypt, new Somali government

Americas: Presidential election campaign in Brazil, Haitian unrest

Asia: Burma junta revenge, Philippine government change

Europe: Serb threats in Bosnia, French presidential coalition loses absolute majority

Middle East: Israeli government change, Turkish presidential election campaign

Oceania: Unsettled Pacific Islands Forum, Australian indigenous voice


Observer Data & Documentation

Election Results

Cabinet Directories: France, United Kingdom

Documentation: QUAD Cooperation, Burmese executions, EU Versailles Declaration


(Issue contains 38 pages) 


June 2022 Vol. 41 No. 624

Viewing the World

US-Pacific islands' attention, world discrimination

Global: UN Record

Africa: Burkina Faso junta term, Somalia presidential election

Americas: Costa Rican presidency, Mexican recall referendum

Asia: China premier to step down, another Marcos in the Philippines

Europe: EU Record, new French premier, Serbian election, nationalist party in N Ireland goes to the top

Middle East: Royal rivalry in Jordan, death of Abu Dhabi Emir

Oceania: Australian election & government change, PNG death


Observer Data & Documentation

Government Appointments

Election Results

Country & Government Profile: Australia

Cabinet Directories: Australia, France, Malta

(Issue contains 42 pages) 


May 2022 Vol. 41 No. 623

Current Internal Conflicts

(Issue contains 28 pages) 


April 2022 Vol. 41 No. 622

Viewing the World

Indo-Pacific Region, Ukraine, France, India

Global: Leadership failing on climate, UN Record

Africa: Somali leaders targeted, independent Tunisian council suspended

Americas: Costa Rica and Colombia elections, trials in Nicaragua

Asia: Turmoil in Afghanistan, Promotion for XI? Indian state elections

Europe: EU Record, Nuclear Belarus? Tight French election

Middle East: PLO suspends Israel recognition

Oceania: Australian polls

Maritime, Territorial, Border and Water Claims and Disputes


Observer Data & Documentation

Election Results

Documentation: US State of the Union Address

(Issue contains 48 pages) 


March 2022 Vol. 41 No. 621

Viewing the World

Russia, Jamaica

Africa: Somali attack victim, Uganda harassment

Americas: New potential candidate in Brazil, US insurrection trials

Asia: Citizens join Burmese resistance, new North Korean tests

Europe: Changing German security policy, NATO Secretary General stays

Middle East: Iran nuclear pact stalling, Islamic State head dead

Oceania: Trouble for Australian prime minister, China moving in on Solomon Islands

International Conflicts and Confrontations

Government Appointments


Observer Data & Documentation

Cabinet Directories: Kuwait, Malawi, The Netherlands

Documentation: Germany Policy Statement on Defense


(Issue contains 40 pages) 


February 2022 Vol. 41 No. 620

Viewing the World

Ukraine, Afghanistan, State of World, US party relations

OPEC appointment, UN agenda

Africa: Burkina Faso coup, Tunisian political trial

Americas: Barbados Labour stays, Brazil disinformation

Asia: Chinese 'democracy', Kashmir developments, Indonesian capital move

Europe: German defense spending boost, Russian war against Ukraine

Middle East: Turkish opposition fights for parliamentary system

Current Conflicts and Security Situations Worldwide

Government Appointments


Observer Data & Documentation

Cabinet Directories: Czech Republic

Documentation: Russia-China Joint Statement on International Relations


(Issue contains 50 pages) 


January 2022 Vol. 41 No. 619

Viewing the World

The cold winter

Observer Data

Directory: 30th revised Government Leaders of the World

(Issue contains 34 pages) 



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