The article introduces the concept of "greater middle East", denoting the region, which has an impact on the global political processes in connection with the growth of interaction and interdependence of the countries of Central Asia, the Caucasus, and the Middle East in the era of globalization. It is shown that the greater middle East is a new geopolitical phenomenon, generated by the end of the cold war and the collapse of the Soviet Union, with the result that the leading actors of world policy has opened the prospects for fundamental redesign of the regional space, located to the South of the Russian border. Given the policy analysis of Turkey, Iran and Saudi Arabia in their struggle for regional leadership and the situation in Afghanistan. The forecast of development of the regional geopolitical situation, based on the research of trends defining the future political structure of the greater Middle East.
16-11-2018 admin 2153 0
The article is devoted to the struggle for Kurdish independence in the region of their compact residence on the territory of Turkey, Iraq, Syria and Iran. Analyses the policy of the United States and the Soviet Union/Russia in the Kurdish area. It is shown that the Kurdish factor in the policy of the great powers in the middle East were used without taking into account fundamental national interests of the Kurdish people and does not solve the problem of creating an independent Kurdistan. The unresolved status of this problem has a destabilizing impact on the regional geopolitical situation due to the presence of a single anti-Kurdish front four above mentioned States, refusing a peaceful solution to the Kurdish problem. Given the objective difficulties standing in the way of establishing an independent Kurdish state, and the forecast about the impossibility of solving this problem in the long term.
27-05-2018 admin 1757 0
Проект: Special Operations: Theory and capabilities
In the Russian media space does not stop discussion of the problem of private military companies (PMCs). Amid the ongoing debate on the next bill, designed to regulate this sphere, a new reason to return to the topic were rumors of casualties in Syria, who have suffered so-called PMCs "Wagner."
14-02-2018 Adliger 1244 0
Проект: The future of Russia and the world: estimates and projections
Have you ever heard about so called "distant war in the Persian Gulf"? It is a war that may begin — albeit in a "cold" form — outside of the Gulf countries. Talk about it began again after the port of Gwadar once again attracted the attention of the international community, threatening "to cut the ground from under the feet" of the UAE.
16-12-2017 admin 3092 0
Vladimir Putin during a visit to Russian military base in Syria, has ordered the withdrawal of the Russian troops. Discusses the withdrawal of two thirds of the troops and equipment, say sources RBC; presumably, it will take a month.
12-12-2017 admin 1395 0
The militants are losing territory in Syria that does not affect their ability to organize attacks in other countries, communicating with the terrorists through social media, according to the United States.
07-12-2017 admin 1269 0
U.S. to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and will begin the process of making this city your Embassy. This statement on Wednesday, December 6, will be the President, Donald trump, said a senior official of his administration.
06-12-2017 admin 1477 0
The Kurds are Iranian-speaking people, represented by a set of diverse tribal groups living on the territory of South-Eastern Turkey, northwestern Iran, Northern Iraq and Northern Syria.
16-11-2017 admin 4217 0
Events that occur in recent years in the vast region of the Middle East, are considered not only through the prism of social and economic processes taking place in the world in terms of globalization, but in the context of geopolitical confrontation between different forces seeking to increase its influence in the region. In this article, the author reveals and analyzes the reasons for the historical nature of terrorism. It outlines the main reasons for the formation and growth of political terrorism in the Middle East region. Identifies ways to address existing threats to national, regional and global security.
15-11-2017 admin 8261 0
A week earlier, the Israeli authorities have organized large-scale military exercises, the IDF has recreated the fighting with Hezbollah.
15-09-2017 admin 1540 0