Analysis

Sino-Saudi alignment creates strategic opportunity for Turkey

Sino-Saudi alignment creates strategic opportunity for Turkey

Erdogan declared Turkey’s national interests as “residing in the Suez Canal, the adjacent seas, and from there extending to the Indian Ocean”

ISIS fighters penetrate Russia as migrant labor

ISIS fighters penetrate Russia as migrant labor

Russia needs a strong Central Asia to combat terrorism

How much Europe can Europe take?

How much Europe can Europe take?

Either political integration catches up with economic integration, or economic integration needs to be scaled back

Armenia: Arrest, Missile Smuggling Allegations Amid Election Caign

Armenia: Arrest, Missile Smuggling Allegations Amid Election Campaign

The Armenian parliamentary election campaign took an unexpected turn on March 22, when agents from the National Security Service arrested Samvel Babayan

 Europe does not believe Trump, expert

Europe does not believe Trump, expert

EU's concern about NATO is not unfounded

The US and China Make Nice

The US and China Make Nice

Officials are striking a calmer tone but will this affect relations?

Turkish-German row: win-win situation for politicians

Turkish-German row: win-win situation for politicians

Refusal of Turkish authorities from holding political rallies in Germany will not be the last problem

Conflict Between Georgian Parliament, President Intensifies

Conflict Between Georgian Parliament, President Intensifies

The dispute over electing the president is likely to resurface in early April

The West#039s desperately needed reset with Turkey

The West's desperately needed reset with Turkey

The West must acknowledge that what Mr. Erdoğan represents will be part and parcel of Turkey's future

Military Cooperation Between Russia, China Hits Three-Decade High

Military Cooperation Between Russia, China Hits Three-Decade High

Expanded coordination poses significant threat to U.S., allies in Asia Pacific

Bribery and violence are main trump cards of Sargsyan#039s party

Bribery and violence are main trump cards of Sargsyan's party

Clashes between political forces, in which the leading role belongs to the ruling party, are becoming increasingly violent

European Union turns 60 this week

European Union turns 60 this week

The biggest threat facing the EU is not collapse but paralysis as its institutions are in urgent need of reform

Astana Process guarantor states reaffirm commitment to strengthening Syria ceasefire

Astana Process guarantor states reaffirm commitment to strengthening Syria ceasefire

The previous rounds of talks resulted in measures to help in achieving a political solution to the Syrian crisis and end hostilities on the ground

Azerbaijan’s President calls for renewed Nagorno-Karabakh talks

Azerbaijan’s President calls for renewed Nagorno-Karabakh talks

But Yerevan tries to present the conflict as a matter of self-determination of Armenians in the region

Moscow and Tokyo Start Consultations on Isles

Moscow and Tokyo Start Consultations on Isles

Japan, Russia to start working on concrete projects on disputed isles

Iran committed to nuclear deal despite Trump threats

Iran committed to nuclear deal despite Trump threats

Trump can impose additional sanctions on Iran

A challenging issue: The EU-Turkey refugee agreement

A challenging issue: The EU-Turkey refugee agreement

The agreement has turned the Greek islands into an “open-air prison”

Russia on cusp of exiting junk as SP outlook goes positive

Russia on cusp of exiting junk as S&P outlook goes positive

Relatively low oil prices, structural impediments, and sanctions will continue to impinge upon the rebound in GDP

Bannon’s war in the Middle East?

Bannon’s war in the Middle East?

For the first time, migration policy is used as an instrument of foreign policy

Instead of using proxies, West attacks Turkey head-on

Instead of using proxies, West attacks Turkey head-on

The West has a desire to redesign the world as they see fit