UK and US are the Masterminds behind Kazakhstan’s January Unrest?

UK and US are the Masterminds behind Kazakhstan’s January Unrest?

The events that took place in Kazakhstan’s in early January still loom large. Kazakhstan is still tracing the instigators and participants of the January unrest, as law enforcement officers find arms caches in the cities and countryside almost every day. Deputy Foreign Minister of Kazakhstan Marat Syzdykov has recently confirmed that the country’s authorities are…

Is Perfidious Erdogan Destroying Russia for The Great Turan?

Is Perfidious Erdogan Destroying Russia for The Great Turan?

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is notorious for slippery dealings with supposed allies whether NATO or the EU. However his greatest perfidy seems now to be directed against Turkey’s relationship with Putin’s Russia. Over the past two or more years in its dealings with Ukraine, Armenia, Syria, Libya and now most recently, in the failed…

Why’s Turkey Regularly Targeted by Alt-Media’s Disinformation Campaigns?

Why’s Turkey Regularly Targeted by Alt-Media’s Disinformation Campaigns?

Those who dare to question anti-Turkish disinformation, let alone debunk it with easily verifiable and factual pieces of evidence, are viciously attacked in ad hominem ways that include baseless accusations of being ‘Russophobic’, ‘Zionist’, and/or a ‘Turkish agent’ among many others. This is the exact same pattern that’s observed whenever it comes to the AMC’s…

It’s a Distraction to Discuss Why China Didn’t Dispatch Troops to Kazakhstan

It’s a Distraction to Discuss Why China Didn’t Dispatch Troops to Kazakhstan

This angle is meant to imply that Kazakhstan chose Russia over China for reasons that they then imply, whether through their own editorial voice or through the commentators who they quote, might have something to do with a quiet but growing competition between them for influence in Central Asia. A growing number of US-led Western…

Strategic Dynamics of the Russian-Turkish Competition for Influence in Kazakhstan

Strategic Dynamics of the Russian-Turkish Competition for Influence in Kazakhstan

Somehow or another, Russia needs to ensure that its national language remains attractive in the former Soviet space, particularly within the CSTO states with an emphasis on the Central Asian ones like Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan that are moving much closer towards Turkey in the socio-cultural sense due to the Turkic World Vision 2040. The Civilizational…