NATO Increased Warship Presence in Black Sea by 33% Compared to 2019
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NATO Increased Warship Presence in Black Sea by 33% Compared to 2019

By strengthening the presence of warships from non-Black Sea NATO members in the Black Sea, the military bloc is attempting to demonstrate its dominance in the region and the Alliance’s desire to neutralize and pressurize Russia’s influence in the area. Moscow’s Black Sea influence significantly increased after Crimea’s 2014 reunification with Russia. NATO’s military presence…

New Ukrainian Naval Base Is a NATO Pressure Point Aimed Against Russia
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New Ukrainian Naval Base Is a NATO Pressure Point Aimed Against Russia

The construction of a Ukrainian naval base in the Azov Sea is an indirect attempt by the West to artificially create a new international problem and an area of military tension near the Russian borders. The Ukrainian navy is acting on behalf of the U.S. and NATO to escalate a problem on the unilateral militarization…

Black Sea-Caspian Sea Connectivity is the Future of Eurasian Integration
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Black Sea-Caspian Sea Connectivity is the Future of Eurasian Integration

Most of the international media didn’t report on this week’s first-ever Caspian Economic Forum in Turkmenistan, and the most important one that did — CNN — used the event as a pretext for propagating the fearmongering infowar narrative about the host state’s supposedly imminent collapse. Had the world been paying more attention, however, then it…

THAAD Missiles to Romania: NATO’s Belligerence in the Black Sea Is a Bad Sign of Things to Come
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THAAD Missiles to Romania: NATO’s Belligerence in the Black Sea Is a Bad Sign of Things to Come

The deployment of THAAD missiles to Romania and increased naval activity in the Black Sea show that NATO intends to continue its militarization of this strategic space at the expense of Russia’s security. The Black Sea became a global flashpoint after Russia’s 2014 reunification with Crimea catapulted the region’s strategic significance to the world’s attention…