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Carbachol! The unrecognized Republic in the Caucasus once again under fire

On Saturday, April 2, in the zone of conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR), the situation has deteriorated. About what is happening on the line of contact, receives conflicting information. In Baku was quick to say about the destruction of a large amount of manpower and equipment of the enemy. In turn, in Yerevan argue that the Azerbaijani Armed forces suffered serious losses. A source in the defense Ministry of the NKR said about the death of 40 to 50 Azerbaijani servicemen. These events have already responded and in Moscow. Russian President Vladimir Putin called for an immediate ceasefire. What was the reason for the escalation of the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh, was taken "".

03-04-2016 admin 3422 0

Central Asia on the eve of the withdrawal of U.S. troops and NATO from Afghanistan. Evaluation expert of the Arab community

According to the assessment of Arab experts, the regions of Central Asia and the Caucasus in the last decade has acquired a special strategic importance, becoming an arena of geopolitical confrontation in which the U.S., Israel and Turkey, on the one hand, seek to confront Russia and China on the other. According to the existing estimates of the recognized and unrecognized States and regions of post-Soviet space has ceased to be an exclusively Russian sphere of influence. In the current situation of the Arab countries have minimal capacity to conduct its own regional policy in Central Asia.

28-12-2014 admin 3527 0

Geopolitical significance of the North Caucasus to the Russian Federation

The Caucasus region is one of the most unstable throughout the history of mankind. Serious economic and social problems creating conditions for the emergence of intractable ethnic and religious conflict. After a relatively quiet Soviet period in the Caucasus again fighting is going on, both between nation States and terrorist organizations and the Federal authorities. In addition, the region has common interests with different poles of influence, in addition to traditional, Russian, which also lead to complications.

14-11-2014 admin 11748 0

Russia's objective is to become stronger: the military-political situation in the world threatens new conflict

The role of military force in foreign policy of countries is undergoing significant changes. The nature of these changes is largely determined by the new correlation of forces formed after the collapse of the USSR, the development of new technologies and forms of warfare, the violation of the pre-existing system of international relations and evolution of the leading military powers on the ways and forms of use of force.

02-10-2014 admin 3585 0

That means a new position of Moscow on the legal status of the Caspian sea?
Проект: The future of Russia and the world: estimates and projections

According to numerous reports published in recent times in different sources about opening in Astrakhan for 4th Caspian Summit, the official of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia Igor Bratchikov told reporters on 22 September in the Kremlin that Russia "supports the terms of the Soviet-Iranian agreements of 1921". In accordance with the Agreement, the Caspian sea is considered as a lake and is divided into two sectors.

02-10-2014 admin 3394 0

Vladimir Putin does not want to give Caspian competitors
Проект: The future of Russia and the world: estimates and projections

Moscow opposes division of the Caspian into sectors. This position of the Russian Federation confirmed yesterday the special representative of Vladimir Putin on the eve of the Caspian summit in Astrakhan, where should gather the heads of all the littoral States – Iran, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan and Russia. The desire to preserve the status quo of the Caspian sea, the experts explain the attempt of Russia to protect its natural gas exports to Europe from competition with the Asian gas, which can go on the Old continent for the future TRANS-Caspian gas pipeline.

24-09-2014 admin 2839 0

Where "carbonet"? The war in the Caucasus will unleash to deter Russia

In recent weeks on the background of events in Ukraine undeservedly remained unnoticed another escalation in the relations of the two Transcaucasian republics: Armenia and Azerbaijan in the frozen conflict zone in Nagorno-Karabakh. The first signs of deterioration can be attributed to several important developments: the military-tactical exercises first Armenia, and then Azerbaijan in the frontal zone and followed immediately behind them the visit of the OSCE mission at the invitation of Baku. According to tradition, both events are accompanied by harsh statements, but there is another index — this is against a background of growth in the number of incidents on the front line. "" understood, what is expected in the case of conflict.

19-06-2014 admin 3684 0

New transport projects in the region
Проект: Russian-Armenian partnership

Recently has intensified its efforts in the implementation of transport projects of international importance. This also applies to the regions of the South Caucasus and Caspian sea, to the final stage can be reached on a few projects. Unfortunately, in a certain sense, they may adversely affect the regional interests of the Republic of Armenia.

04-06-2014 Имя Фамилия 2523 0

Netanyahu responded to Putin bombings in Volgograd?

As we approach the start date of the Winter Olympic games in Sochi, a wave of suicide bombings in Volgograd (formerly Stalingrad, the place of delivery decisive resistance to German invasion in 1942) planted in the region of death and uncertainty.

29-01-2014 admin 3469 0

2014: geopolitical forecasts that make you think
Проект: The future of Russia and the world: estimates and projections

Analytical center "Stratfor" has analyzed the main trends on a global scale in 2014, giving on the basis of their forecasts. In this article we have paid attention to the provisions of this report that relate to the post-Soviet space. Along with this, we conducted a comparison with some predictions that were given in the Russian media. I think that it would be interesting to think about where they intersect, and where in conflict. In General, there is an opportunity to form a General idea of the activity of major geopolitical powers in the world in 2014.

21-01-2014 admin 7467 0