Alec Weisman's

Archive of My Clips on LIGNET 6/1-6/30/12

In Foreign Affairs on July 1, 2012 at 3:10 pm

These are an assortment of the clips I have written while working for Newsmax’s new site, Langley Intelligence Group Network (LIGNET) from June 1 – June 31. These articles were published on their site following review by their Analysis Team. Shorter pieces (InBriefs) do not require any sign up, however longer articles (Analysis) do require a subscription to the site. Since starting work at LIGNET I’ve written about 184 countries. Due to my brief internship at the Santa Barbara News-Press I was much less productive than normal for LIGNET. In addition, it feels exponentially harder to find stories about the nine remaining countries.

June 29 – South Africa Veers Toward Socialism
http://www.lignet.com/ArticleAnalysis/South-Africa-Veers-Toward-Socialism

June 28 – European Union: Microsoft Loses $1.4 Billion Anti-Trust Appeal
http://www.lignet.com/InBriefs/European-Union–Microsoft-Loses-Billion-dollar-Ant

June 26 – Paraguay: Impeached President Plots Return to Power
http://www.lignet.com/ArticleAnalysis/Disgraced-And-Impeached-Paraguays-Lugo-Plots-Retur

June 22 – Kuwait: Top Court Replaces Islamist-Dominated Parliament
http://www.lignet.com/InBriefs/Kuwait-Top-Court-Replaces-Islamist-Dominated-Parli

June 20 – Kuwait: Ruler Suspends Parliament to Weaken Islamist Influence
http://www.lignet.com/InBriefs/Kuwait-Ruler-Suspends-Parliament-to-Weaken-Islamis

June 19 – Nigeria: Religious Tensions Grow After Retaliation for Church Bombings
http://www.lignet.com/ArticleAnalysis/Nigeria-Sectarian-Tensions-Grow-After-Retaliation-

June 15 – Bahrain: Court Ruling on Medics to Further Antagonize Sectarian Divisions
http://www.lignet.com/InBriefs/Bahrain–Court-Ruling-on-Medics-Will-Further-Antag

June 11 – Norway: Strikes Threaten Oil Industry Operations and Output
http://www.lignet.com/InBriefs/Norway–Strikes-Threatens-Oil-Industry-Operations-

June 8 – Bad Year for Chevron LIkely to Continue, but Long Term Horizon Bright
http://www.lignet.com/ArticleAnalysis/Bad-Year-for-Chevron-Likely-to-Continue-but-Long-T

June 7 – Armenia/Azerbaijan: Border Clashes Could Erupt Into War
http://www.lignet.com/InBriefs/Armenia-Azerbaijan-Border-Clashes-Could-Erupt-into

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