Author profile: Jakob R. Avgustin

Jakob R. Avgustin received his Ph.D. in International Relations from the University of Ljubljana in 2016. He is an Editor-at-Large at E-International Relations, an Associate Tutor at the University of East Anglia, and an independent research consultant for Nepal Matters for America and a World Debate Institute Fellow. His main research interests focus on the use of force in international relations, particularly when authorised by the UN Security Council (www. His publications include articles in Sociology of Diplomacy: Initial Reading and Acta Diplomatica.

The United Nations flag waves at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Jan. 10, 2014. Yokota AB is one of the United Nation Command bases, under the UNC-Japan Status of Forces Agreement (SOFA) Decrees. (U.S. Air Force photo by Osakabe Yasuo/Released)

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Review – The Incubus of Intervention

Review – The Incubus of Intervention

A remarkable account of differences between John F. Kennedy and Allan Dulles that significantly contributes to our understanding of US involvement in Indonesia.

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