Changing the region: Pakistan-Russia Alignment Shapes Regional Friendship
Opinion

Changing the region: Pakistan-Russia Alignment Shapes Regional Friendship

Emerging axis between Moscow, Islamabad and Beijing is seen, and Russia has chosen China and Pakistan over Modi’s India with this hope that being the part of the multipolar world and BRICS/SCO institutions, India will return to regionalism as Pakistan – once ally of the US – becomes a new friend of Russia. Russia considers…

Tectonic Shock to Indo-Russian Ties
Opinion

Tectonic Shock to Indo-Russian Ties

The surprise passing of one of Russia’s most distinguished and influential diplomats, His Excellency Mr. Alexander Kadakin, has come as a tragic shock for Moscow and New Delhi. No single individual has been more important in promoting and strengthening the Russian-Indian Strategic Partnership than Ambassador Kadakin, and his irreplaceable contribution to the emerging Multipolar World…

Middle East: Rapid Tectonic Changes on Regional Chessboard
Opinion

Middle East: Rapid Tectonic Changes on Regional Chessboard

The Middle East geopolitical scenarios are going through rapid changes with new factors emerging on the regional chessboard. Cairo’s foreign policy has been given a new twist. It has been announced recently that Egypt is set to receive one million barrels of petroleum per day from Iraq. Saudi Arabia had informed Egypt that shipments of oil products expected under a $23…

Think Tanks Stage Massive Computer Simulation of War With Russia in Warsaw
Military

Think Tanks Stage Massive Computer Simulation of War With Russia in Warsaw

The US-based research firm Potomac Foundation and Poland’s Casimir Pulaski Foundation teamed up this week to simulate a full-scale war scenario with Russia, based on a hypothetical Russian attack on the Baltic states. Using the Hegemon computer-based simulation platform, the wargames were sponsored by Western and Polish defense companies. The wargames, which took place this…

War With US Becoming A “Practical Reality” Chinese Military Warns
Military

War With US Becoming A “Practical Reality” Chinese Military Warns

In the harshest warning yet that China is actively contemplating a worst case scenario for its diplomatic relations with the US, a senior Chinese military official said that “a war within the president’s term’ or ‘war breaking out tonight’ are not just slogans, they are becoming a practical reality.” The remarks, first reported by the…