Iran-Azerbaijan: Conflict or Friendship?

Iranian-Azerbaijani relations have seen hard times in recent years. They were at their worst when Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev declined…

China Aspires to Join the Leaders of the Middle East Peace Process

Beijing has taken stock of the visits to China by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu…

The Iraqi Crisis Is Deepening

The situation in Iraq continued growing sharply worse during the second half of May despite the Iraqi government’s efforts to…

The Turkish Spring

Despite the tough actions taken by the police to disperse demonstrators, the protest rallies that long ago snowballed from environmental…

Gaza Held Hostage to Egypt’s Turmoil

Air of uncertainty is engulfing most matters related to Egypt. Since the Egyptian revolt started over two years ago, the…

Why Did Terrorists Shell Russia’s Embassy in Syria?

Apparently some of those who sponsored the rebellion in Syria have become so brazen that they decided to “punish” Moscow…

Syria: the opposition is in retreat

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With financial assistance from Qatar and Saudi Arabia drying up and the flow of weapons from Turkey and Lebanon slowing,…

Arab Spring Has Come to Turkey

Having provided active support to the rebellion in neighboring Syria in conjunction with Qatar and Saudi Arabia, Turkish Prime Minister…

Indirect Action and Soft Power Strategies in Geopolitical Conflicts. (Part 2)

Returning to the use of the Western technologies for “color revolutions” in the post-Soviet space and the Middle East, we…

The Kurdish Problem and Possible Solutions

The Kurdish problem will probably be solved not at the global or regional level, but separately and by stages, in…

Possible Scenarios for Afghanistan and Security in Central Asia

Over the 4-5 years that have passed since the United States and NATO announced their decision to withdraw the bulk…

Russia’s Stance on the Kurdish Problem

Many Russian scholars and experts believe the Kurdish problem has started acquiring greater importance in the system of regional and…

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