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The calm before the storm: Why volatility precedes stability, and Vice versa
Проект: Causes and nature of the current crisis

In early 2011, when the Middle East has spread a wave of protests, the Assad regime in Syria was immune to these events. After receiving the reins from his father, Hafez, who was thirty years in power, Assad confidently led the country over the past 10 years. Many experts thought that a strong Syrian political regime, characterized by tight controls over society and the economy, will surely overcome the period of "Arab spring". In comparison with the neighboring country, Lebanon, Syria looked much more stable. The civil war lasted in Lebanon during the 70-ies and 80-ies, and the assassination of former Prime Minister Rafik Hariri in 2005 had plunged the country into even deeper chaos.

22-12-2014 admin 2276 0

Kissinger and world order of the XXI century. Brief book review of Henry Kissinger's "World order"
Проект: The future of Russia and the world: estimates and projections

The place and role of Henry Kissinger in American and world politics is unique. Agree both his supporters and opponents. Alloy deep intellect, erudition and practical state activity remains rare in the history of world politics. Latest book Henry Kissinger's "World order" is a big event, causing a lively discussion. This reaction is also due to the fact that the speech most likely goes about the last book 91-year-old scientist, politician and statesman.

22-12-2014 admin 7252 0

WE: America strike on Russia a double blow, if you press it in the Arctic
Проект: Arctic and Antarctic in modern geopolitics

The U.S. underestimate the geopolitical importance of the "Russian expansion" in the Arctic, says retired U.S. Colonel David hunt. On the pages of the Washington Examiner, he urged the White house to more actively develop its own infrastructure in the region to press there Russia. So America will weaken its energy sector and strengthen its own defence.

15-12-2014 admin 1635 0

The context of the events around Egypt
Проект: Great Arab Revolution

The events of recent weeks make it possible to talk about the likely expansion of the zone of tension in the middle East and the inclusion of Egypt. So, on November 14, Arab media outlets reported that a video message of the leader operating in the Sinai Salafist terrorist group "Ansar Beit al-Maqdis". In the video States that the group swears allegiance to ISIS and its leader al-Baghdadi [1]. It is noteworthy that victims groups, according to Lebanese publication "Middle East Panorama", a majority of the Egyptian police and military.

15-12-2014 admin 2218 0

Antarctica: the future struggle for territorial possession
Проект: Arctic and Antarctic in modern geopolitics

According to the international agreement on Antarctica until 2048, the continent is a demilitarized zone that prohibits weapons testing, nuclear explosions and the disposal of radioactive waste. But, what happens when the contract lapses?

12-12-2014 admin 1897 0

The end of East policy. It is time for Russia to get used to the new Germany
Проект: Russia - Germany: a new alliance?

"Nothing is for companies more important than legal security, stability and peace as a basic premise that it was possible to conduct successful economic activities". These words belong to German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Uttering them, she made it clear that, although due to anti-Russian sanctions to affect the interests of the German producers, for the foreseeable future to abolish trade restrictions Berlin is not planning. "They are inevitable", said the Chancellor, speaking at a Congress of European family businesses.

03-12-2014 admin 1636 0

China and Russia announced their intention to form a defensive Alliance
Проект: China and its role in the new world order

According to Russian and Chinese state media, during his visit to Beijing for meetings with his Chinese counterpart and Prime Minister Lee Kachanga, Russian defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said that "the parties expressed its concern over U.S. attempts to strengthen its military and political influence in the Asia-Pacific region."

21-11-2014 admin 1517 0

Asian echo of Crimea. Why fight Russia and the West could lead to explosion in Middle Asia
Проект: The future of Russia and the world: estimates and projections

Imposed against Russia economic sanctions and the fall in oil prices not only put the Russian economy on the brink of a recession hitting the wallets of ordinary citizens, but also impact on the nearby partners of the Kremlin — first of all post-Soviet countries. And this resulted not only in reduction of turnover and the depletion of financial flows, has become including the most socially vulnerable and low-paid cogs in the machine of the Russian economy. We are talking about migrant workers from Central Asian republics – Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan, already fully experienced the consequences of confrontation with the West.

20-11-2014 admin 1689 0

Brzezinski: Ideology in Russia are based on misconceptions of their own capacity
Проект: The future of Russia and the world: estimates and projections

Russia's goal – to intimidate Europe, based on the awareness that European countries are not too integrated. After that and until the division of Europe not far. Described his understanding of the medium-term plans of the Russian leadership, leading political scientist and Advisor to several U.S. presidents Zbigniew Brzezinski in the discussion that took place on Friday at the Center for strategic and international studies in Washington.

16-11-2014 admin 1405 0

The geopolitical concept of coding is an innovative approach to the analysis of foreign policy in the context of globalization
Проект: Analytical work: the experience of Russian and foreign experts

The second half of the twentieth century was marked by the formation of a new geopolitical space and the radical transformation of the political system of the world. The first phenomenon is due to the collapse of the bipolar system of international relations, while the second was caused by the dynamic processes of globalization that led to the formation of a global political order with its architecture.

16-11-2014 admin 3347 0

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