A new section "International News Round-Up" has been added to this blog. It will contain a selection of up to date news reports and analysis from around the world. Links to the relevant articles which this blog believes may interest people will be provided.
It will also post stories and analysis from Ireland relating to International affairs. It will be updated regularly and we welcome any suggestions of stories for inclusion.
This new section can be found on the left hand side of this blog or by clicking here. Check it out and let us know what you think by e mailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org