Alec Weisman's

Archive of My Clips on LIGNET 2/1-2/28/13

In Foreign Affairs on February 28, 2013 at 2:38 pm

These are an assortment of the clips I have written while working for Newsmax’s new site, Langley Intelligence Group Network (LIGNET) from February 1 – February 28. 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.

Feb 28 – Ethiopia Bets on Oil Exploration Despite Rebel Threats

Feb 27 – Paris Issues Threat Alert for Benin After Kidnapping of French Family in Cameroon

Feb 27 – East Timor Likely to End Deal For Gas Exploration

Feb 26 – Peace Deal for Congo Unlikely to Bring Big Change

Feb 25 – Djibouti: Ruling Party Keeps Grip on Power

Feb 25 – Marshall Islands: “Existence” At Risk of Rising Sea Levels

Feb 24 – Armenia: President’s Re-election Will Preserve Status Quo–President-Re-election-Will-Preserve-Statu

4. Armenia

Feb 21 – Malaysian Regime to Face Voters as Protestors Seethe

Feb 20 – Russia: Military on High Alert in Run-up to Sochi Olympics–More-Worries-of-Terrorism-in-Run-up-to-Soc

Feb 16 – Russia: Nationalist Lawmaker Claims Meteor Was New U.S. Weapon–Nationalist-Lawmaker-Claims-Meteor-Was-New.aspx

Feb 14 – Mongolian Government Gets Greedy on Mining Contract

Feb 13 – Tibet: China Squeezes Harder to Exert Control–China-Squeezes-Harder-To-Exert-Control

Feb 13 – Philippines: Reformed Islamist Militant Group Battles to Destroy Al Qaeda Affiliate

Feb 13 – Indonesia Passes New Anti-Terror Financing Law

Feb 12 – Bahrain’s Goal: Keep Shiites Down and Iran Out

Feb 12 – Tanzania: Total SA Secures Oil Exploration License Despite Unrest

Feb 11 – Pope Benedict to Resign February 28

Feb 11 – Paraguay Turns Conservative, Reconsiders Mercosur

Feb 8 – Nigeria Violence Unlikely to Stop Despite Ceasefire Offer

Feb 8 – Brazil: Petrobras CEO Warns 2013 To Be Difficult Year

Feb 8 – Norway: Military Raises Terror Alert

Feb 5 – Slovenia: Government Teeters on Brink of Collapse–Government-Teeters-on-Brink-of-Collapse

Feb 4 – Eritrea: Discontent Rising Against Dictator

Feb 1 – Correa Follows Chavez Playbook for Re-election–Correa-Follows-Chavez-Playbook-for-Februa

Feb 1 – Zimbabwe: Government Has Only $217$217


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