Kurdistan beat Northern Cyprus earlier this month to claim victory in the 2012 VIVA World Cup, a soccer championship for unrecognized nations. In an email interview, Nina Caspersen a lecturer in politics at the Lancaster University and the author of “Unrecognized States: The Struggle for Sovereignty in the Modern International System,” discussed cooperation and coordination between unrecognized states.
WPR: What are the main forums unrecognized countries use to press their causes? ...
To read the rest, sign up to try World Politics Review
- TWO WEEKS FREE.
- Cancel any time.
- After two weeks, just $11.99 monthly or $94.99/year.
Request a free trial for your office or school. Everyone at a given site can get access through our institutional subscriptions.
- Global Insights: Once Again Relevant, NATO Will Now Be Judged on Effectiveness
- Global Insights: Managing Partnerships, not Enlargement, Is NATO’s Real Challenge
- Diplomatic Fallout: Why the International System Is Still Worth Fighting For
- BRICS Bank Will Bolster, Not Challenge, Global Financial System
- The Realist Prism: Syria, Ukraine May Force Obama to Learn to Love Coalitions of the Willing