Durand Line Clashes, China-Indonesia Naval Spat, Kurdish Terrorism in Iran

The first topic that we tackle this week is why the US is extending its special forces operation in Yemen.

// Jun. 24, 2016 - 23:03 GMT

Eurasian Union Agreements, Iran-Ukraine Gas Talks, China-Congo Cobalt Deal

We start this week off by explaining the significance of the former Chadian leader Hissene Habres conviction for crimes against humanity. </p>

// Jun. 03, 2016 - 17:00 GMT

US-Vietnam Arms Trade, Race for Raqqa, Poland’s Political Prisoner

This weeks edition of Context Countdown begins by discussing the Western mainstream medias atrocious double standards in reporting on the suicide attacks in Tartus and Jableh. </p>

// May. 27, 2016 - 20:50 GMT

Niger Delta Violence, Venezuelan State of Emergency, Eurovision 2016

This week we begin by talking about the centennial anniversary of the infamous Sykes-Picot Agreement that divvied up the Mideast.

// May. 20, 2016 - 19:32 GMT

Sweden-Finland & NATO, US-Senegal Defense Agreement, Iraqi Chaos

The first thing that we talk in this episode is why Puerto Ricans are fleeing from their namesake island in record numbers.

// May. 06, 2016 - 20:42 GMT

Turkey’s Constitution, Multipolar Missile Tests, India’s Uighur Scandal

Our show starts off by talking about the beginning of the South Sudan peace deal and the murderous rampage that a group of South Sudanese refugees carried out in western Ethiopia.

// Apr. 29, 2016 - 22:11 GMT

Saudis and 9/11, Israel and Occupied Golan, Macedonia and Regime Change

This weeks episode starts off by explaining why the US is now sending over 200 more boots on the ground to Iraq. It then transitions to talk about the Polish Foreign Ministers wacky pronouncement that Russia is more of an existential threat to his country than Daesh and the Immigrant Crisis are. </p>

// Apr. 22, 2016 - 21:18 GMT

'Constitutional Coups', Panama Papers, Nagorno-Karabakh & the New Cold War

We begin this week by examining Bloombergs exclusive interview with a political hacker and how it reveals the shady and shadowy side of modern-day elections. </p>

// Apr. 08, 2016 - 22:17 GMT

Hillary’s Syria Emails, Belgium Attacks, “Federalization” in Syria

Our show starts off by discussing some of Donald Trumps bold foreign policy proposals, which include restraining NATO and focusing more on domestic problems than international ones. </p>

// Mar. 25, 2016 - 19:08 GMT

Anti-Trump Violence, Super Tuesday 2.0, Russia’s Drawdown in Syria

Our show starts off with some analytical commentary on Al Qaedas latest terrorist attack in Africa, and what its trying to gain by attacking the Ivory Coast. </p>

// Mar. 18, 2016 - 22:13 GMT