The Zangezur Corridor Is the ECO’s Most Strategic Project

The Zangezur Corridor Is the ECO’s Most Strategic Project

To oppose the Zangezur Corridor is to oppose China and Russia’s multipolar vision. It also suggests that one has fallen for self-interested forces’ fake news campaigns against this multilaterally beneficial project. The Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) has the chance to breathe new life into this unperforming but nevertheless immensely promising regional integration bloc by taking…

Testing The Waters: Russia Explores Reconfiguring Gulf Security

Testing The Waters: Russia Explores Reconfiguring Gulf Security

Russia hopes to blow new life into a proposal for a multilateral security architecture in the Gulf, with the tacit approval of the Biden administration. If successful, the initiative would help stabilise the region, cement regional efforts to reduce tensions, and potentially prevent war-wracked Yemen from emerging as an Afghanistan on the southern border of Saudi Arabia…

Biden Under New Pressure to Drop Trump’s Iran Sanctions

Biden Under New Pressure to Drop Trump’s Iran Sanctions

The Gulf Arab states are now desperate to get the Iran deal back, fearing that Iran’s overtures are left unchecked and will only get worse. Just how “special” is the so-called special relationship between oil-rich Gulf Arab states and Washington? One could argue, since Joe Biden became President, that relations have hit an all time…

Erdogan’s Expansion into Africa intensifies

Erdogan’s Expansion into Africa intensifies

After the Justice and Development Party (AKP) came to power in Turkey in 2002,  became one of the main priorities of Erdogan’s foreign policy. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan does not spend a year without touring Africa: since coming to power in 2002, he has visited 31 African countries, some more than once, notably Algeria, Senegal,…

Behind “The Great Reset” and “The Green Pass” Is Big Finance: Plan for Power Consolidation and Social Control

Behind “The Great Reset” and “The Green Pass” Is Big Finance: Plan for Power Consolidation and Social Control

The main vaccines used in Italy in the “Covid-19 vaccine plan” are produced by three U.S. pharmaceutical companies – Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson – owned and controlled by the three largest U.S. investment companies: BlackRock, the largest in the world, Vanguard and State Street. These three financial firms also own and control the…

Grey Zone: a Theoretical Concept and Strategic Tool of the West

Grey Zone: a Theoretical Concept and Strategic Tool of the West

Along with the concept of hybrid warfare, which we have already discussed in the previous report[i], the term “grey zone” (GZ) is actively used in the Western military-political community, has undergone the same transformation and has become used as a marker for opponents of the United States and NATO. Moreover, it has often been applied in…