SOAS University of London

SOAS in the Media: 15 May – 21 May 2019

21 May 2019

Items related to Asia

Daily Mail: Owen Miller quoted on Pyongyang in the 1920s

Guardian: Subir Sinha quoted on the Indian elections

New Statesman: Kristin Surak, published a piece that assesses the current situation in Japan and what it suggests for a Brexit Britain

WSJ, The Atlantic, Radio Free Asia, VOA, BBC Brazil: Steve Tsang, discussed China-US trade, the Olympics and Chinese politics and, Brazil-China relations

Items related to Middle East

Jacobin, LRB: Interview with Gilbert Achcar and review of a book based on a SOAS PhD thesis he supervised

BBC Radio London: Burzine Waghmar interviewed on Iran FM's Indian visit following oil tanker sabotage and escalation in Persian Gulf crisis

Non-region specific

Jewish Chronicle:  quotes tweet by Yair Wallach criticising the reinstatement of anti-Zionist activist Glyn Secker to Labour Party

Guardian: Dan Plesch quoted on US naval and air power in an article by Owen Jones