It’s Time for Pakistan to Join the Eurasian Development Bank
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It’s Time for Pakistan to Join the Eurasian Development Bank

Joining the Eurasian Development Bank could send the strongest signal yet of Pakistan’s multipolar and friendly intentions towards Russia and dispel the second thoughts that some of Moscow’s Indian-aligned “deep state” elite may have about the sincerity of its motives, thereby accelerating the already rapid rapprochement between them as a pragmatic reaction to the hostility…

China Shows Its Green Roots On Road to Contradictions
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China Shows Its Green Roots On Road to Contradictions

Modern China has been built on a series of “contradictions.” At last month’s 19th National Congress of the Communist Party, the Beijing administration identified a new “principal contradiction” which, in the framework of Sinicized Marxism, defines each period of the Middle Kingdom’s fast-evolving social development. Every Chinese Communist Party member knows by heart that during the…

Trump’s National Security Speech
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Trump’s National Security Speech

What do we make of Trump’s national security speech? First of all, it is the military/security complex’s speech, and it is inconsistent with Trump’s intention of normalizing relations with Russia. The military/security complex, using Trump’s position as President, has defined Russia and China as “revisionist powers,” Washington’s rivals who seek to put their own national…

Trump’s National Security Strategy: The Return of “Great Power” Military Conflict
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Trump’s National Security Strategy: The Return of “Great Power” Military Conflict

The new US National Security Strategy released this week and the speech delivered by President Donald Trump Monday to introduce it constitute a grim warning to humanity that US imperialism is firmly embarked on a road that leads to a nuclear third world war. While the document has largely been passed over in silence by…

As Saudi Influence Wanes, UAE Builds Its Regional Value as Tool of US Imperialism
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As Saudi Influence Wanes, UAE Builds Its Regional Value as Tool of US Imperialism

Since the beginning of the war against Yemen in March of 2015, Saudi Arabia has received most of the negative press for its war crimes — and rightfully so. Saudi airstrikes have targeted homes, schools, hospitals, markets, and other vital civilian infrastructure, resulting in over 13,000 civilian deaths. Saudi Arabia’s land, sea and air blockade…

Egypt and Nuclear Energy
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Egypt and Nuclear Energy

On December 10th 2017, the president of Russian Vladimir Putin made an unexpected geopolitical trip in the Middle East. On that day, he managed to visit the Russian airbase Hmeimim in Syria, then he met his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah el-Sisi in Cairo, and the trip finished with negotiations in Ankara, Turkey. In Cairo, the…