Joshua Baker


About Me

Joshua Baker is currently the Director of College Relations at a small, private college in Kentucky where he fundraises. He graduated with a degree in Business Administration along with Entrepreneurship and Leadership. He is an avid writer of poetry and prose, he greatly enjoys history and examining how it has shaped our world today, and he has written for GoodPolitical for a few months.



Detente Continues Throughout The Middle East

On March 23, the Saudi Arabian news outlet Al-Ekhbariya announced on television that Saudi Arabia and Syria are currently in talks to resume consular services. This announcement follows a wave of diplomatic thawing between multiple countries in the Middle...

Assad’s Diplomatic Trip To UAE Shows Promise For Syria

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad arrived in Abu Dhabi this week to meet with Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates, to further develop the relationship between the two countries following a normalization of relations....

Discovery Of Lithium In Iran

According to the semi-official Iranian state media outlet, Fars News Agency (FNA), the country has discovered a lithium deposit in the province of Hamedan. It was further reported upon by the Agence France-Presse (AFP), which noted that, despite the...

Turkish and Croatian Defense Ministers Meet In Ankara

On March 2, Croatian Minister of Defense Mario Banozi met with Turkish Minister of National Defense Hulusi Akar in Ankara. Banozi is the first Croatian Minister of Defense to visit Turkey in nine years. The meeting covered various topics,...

Saudi Arabia Deposits $1 Billion Into Yemen’s Central Bank

On February 21, Saudi Arabia announced it would be depositing $1 billion to the Central Bank of Yemen in Aden, the current capital of the internationally-recognized government of Yemen. However, some reports are claiming that the Saudi's are merely...

Iran Potentially Selling Khordad-15 SAMs And EWs To Syria

According to an Iranian state news channel on February 24, Iran is apparently considering selling Khordad-15 SAMs along with electronic warfare suites. The amount is currently unknown as no definitive information has been released. The speculative nature also coincides...

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