World Affairs

Leaving Cyrillic behind is not just about language for Kazakhstan

Andrew Woodsey explores the motivations and implications of the Kazakhstani government’s attempt to distance itself from the Russian Cyrillic alphabet.

Fighting for Independence in the Great Desert

In the sought-after sands of the Sahara, protest against Moroccan rule of occupied lands could be finally coming to a head. Claire Read takes a look at the situation, as issues of human rights, media control and government propaganda are being drawn to the international stage.