Cop 28 kicks off in Dubai – and why France is number one in our Soft Power Survey
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30 November 2023
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As Cop 28 begins in Dubai, Politico’s Suzanne Lynch discusses the controversy over the UAE’s motives for hosting the summit and what is expected to come out of it. Plus: William Yang on Taiwan’s economic ties with India, a Saudi Arabian investment fund’s purchase of a stake in Heathrow, Interpol’s centenary and why France tops our Soft Power Survey.
30 November 2023
As global policing agency Interpol celebrates its 100th anniversary, there is a renewed focus on preventing the abuse of its red notices. Upon its inception in 1923, it had 20 member countries; this figure has since grown to 196. Alongside its notable achievements, including the capture of Radovan Karadzic and Charles Sobhraj, there have been dark chapters too, including a Nazi-led period during the Second World War.
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