China and the New Maritime Cartography

China and the New Maritime Cartography

Maritime transport currently represents 95% of everything transported in the world, two-thirds corresponding to oil and mineral traffic and container ships being a fifth of the total. The mega containers would have become essential elements to maintain the feverish export capacity of China, the Asian tigers or the European Union since they combine the capacity…

Russia Changes the Rules of Global Logistics while Bypassing the Suez

Russia Changes the Rules of Global Logistics while Bypassing the Suez

After the container ship Ever Given got stuck in the waters of the Suez Canal in 2020, global trade faced the consequences of a crisis factor that was previously considered unlikely. This incident highlighted the need, at least, to improve infrastructure capable of meeting the requirements of the ongoing growth of the global supply chain…

Denmark Boosts Presence in the Arctic With New Drones & Radar Systems

Denmark Boosts Presence in the Arctic With New Drones & Radar Systems

It is interesting to note that the Danish Defence Intelligence Service has in several of its threat assessments pointed to the Arctic region as being the biggest threat for Denmark. They are warning that Denmark might get stuck between the bigger players in the area such as the USA, Russia and China. On Thursday, February…

In Defense of Norwegian Russia Expert Glenn Diesen

In Defense of Norwegian Russia Expert Glenn Diesen

Norwegian Russia expert Glenn Diesen was recently victimized by a smear campaign driven by those who claim that his appearances on RT sharing non-mainstream views about Russia-EU relations is tantamount to so-called “Russian propaganda”, which curiously coincides with Oslo agreeing to host American B-1 bombers for the first time in what CNN described as “a…

New NORAD Warfare Strategies and Canada’s Role in the Great Game Revisited

New NORAD Warfare Strategies and Canada’s Role in the Great Game Revisited

The future battleground which Canada is being prepared to set up is to be found in the Arctic, Matthew Ehret writes. As relations between the USA and Russia continue to fall ever deeper into the abyss, and as China’s Belt and Road Initiative continues to evolve deep into the Eurasian Arctic via the Polar Silk…

Oceania Takes on Eurasia and Eastasia: The Frontlines

Oceania Takes on Eurasia and Eastasia: The Frontlines

The emerging US strategy appears to be centered on imposing a regime of isolation on Russia and China with the aim of ultimately effecting regime change in both countries through a combination of political, economic, and military measures. The military component consists of building up naval, aerial, and space capabilities for blockade and strike directed…