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The US bid to impose so-called ‘snapback’ sanctions on Iran was roundly rejected by the UN security council.
Pompeo’s plan for a hierarchy of human rights could serve to undermine them all – including religious freedom.5 min read
A commission set up by the US Secretary of State says religious freedom and property rights should be elevated above other rights. It has prompted concern from faith-based and secular critics alike.
The Trump administration’s quest to curb relationships between its allies in the Middle East and China offers a preview of how big power rivalry in the region is likely to unfold. It also suggests the limits on the United States’ ability to reduce its commitment to regional security.
Tensions have emerged before over US-UK intelligence sharing, but the Johnson government’s decision over Huawei is different.