Putin Reaffirmed That the North-South Transport Corridor Is Among Russia’s Top Priorities

Putin Reaffirmed That the North-South Transport Corridor Is Among Russia’s Top Priorities

This multipolar megaproject was given a second wind following years of lackluster progress after emerging as Russia’s only remaining outlet to the international economy as a result of this year’s dramatic developments, which in turn accelerated that Eurasian Great Power’s grand strategic convergence with Iran and India. Conversations about Eurasian connectivity had hitherto been dominated…

Mongolia Unrest Looking Eerily Like a Color Revolution

Mongolia Unrest Looking Eerily Like a Color Revolution

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said in a TV interview in Moscow on Sunday, when asked about where the relationship between Russia and the West is moving, “Well, we are not moving. We have already arrived at a station named ‘Confrontation,’ and we have to be reserved, strong, to have underlying strength because we will have…

All Roads (and Railways) Leading to China… and the West Ain’t Happy

All Roads (and Railways) Leading to China… and the West Ain’t Happy

China’s ascendant global power is showing up the increasingly bankrupt condition of the United States and its Western allies. China is succeeding where the British, French and Japanese imperialist powers failed. This year saw the full operation of the China-Laos Railway, the first link in an ambitious Pan-Asian Rail Network that will integrate eight Southeast…