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Persian Gulf, Strait of Hormuz and the Gulf of Oman Incident Summary
15 Jul 2019

Persian Gulf, Strait of Hormuz and the Gulf of Oman Incident Summary

Recent activity in the Persian Gulf, Strait of Hormuz and the Gulf of Oman have seen a dramatic rise in tension between the Gulf States, Iran, The U.S. and Great Britain. A variety of attacks by unknown parties, responses and counter responses by Governments and Military and Ministerial spokes...
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Crime Spotlight: Jamaica
10 Jul 2019

Crime Spotlight: Jamaica

On 7 July, in a response to the recent gang shooting incidents the Government of Jamaica has declared the State of Emergency (SOE) in the St Andrew Parish, which includes several areas of Kingston. Also, the States of Emergency in the parishes of St James, Hanover and Westmoreland have been...
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Travel Spotlight: Hong Kong
10 Jul 2019

Travel Spotlight: Hong Kong

Following the Sunday protest at the West Kowloon train station, the Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam once again addressed residents in the attempt to reassure the public that the controversial extradition bill was no longer on government’s agenda.   Hong Kong has been be shaken by the...
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Country Spotlight: Ethiopia
27 Jun 2019

Country Spotlight: Ethiopia

On 22 June in the evening, the regional President of Ethiopia's Amhara state Ambachew Mekonnen and the Regional Government Office Advisor Ezez Wasie were killed in the state’s capital, Bahir Dar. According to the Amhara Regional Government spokesman Asemahagh Aseres, a rogue regional...
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