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Brett Daniel Shehadey
Special Contributor for In Homeland Security

The American console game designer Electronic Arts (EA) just released Battlefield 4: China Rising last October. It will not be available in China, despite a lift on banning console games for 13 years took place in September (within the free-trade zone in Shanghai). According to a Forbes article, one cannot even mention the name, which in China is “ZhanDiSi” (or literally “War [Number] 4”).

Brett Daniel Shehadey
Special Contributor for In Homeland Security

US diplomacy with Syria is surprisingly accidental and unexpected because decision makers in the government, with regards to foreign policy, are not as understanding of the situation as they ought to be. They may have all the reports in the world and well-credentialed advisers, but what it comes down to is that they lack an appropriate “role” for the US-Syria policy.