The Putin-Erdogan Summit Appears to Have Responsibly Regulated Their Competition

The Putin-Erdogan Summit Appears to Have Responsibly Regulated Their Competition

Instead of letting their competition counterproductively spiral out of control like some ill-intended third parties hope to have happen in order to divide and rule them both, Russia and Turkey wisely realized over the years that it’s much better for their leaders to discuss their differences with a view towards reaching a series of pragmatic…

Putin the Poisoner? More Doubts Over Attempts to Delegitimize Russia’s Leader

Putin the Poisoner? More Doubts Over Attempts to Delegitimize Russia’s Leader

Attempts to delegitimize President Putin by making him an international poisoner is tragedy elevated by its absurdity to the level of farce. It seems that ever since Hillary Clinton lost to Donald Trump in the U.S. presidential election of 2016 the western media and numerous politicians have been working especially hard to convince the world…

Putin’s Disappearing Act

Putin’s Disappearing Act

President Putin has gone into hiding. Well, sort of. On September 14, he said that many people (“dozens”) in his inner circle have tested positive for the virus, and as a result he has to self-isolate. His sudden seclusion has sent waves of anguish across this huge country. His explanation was met with disbelief. Everybody…

The Eastern Economic Forum Accelerates a Grand Strategy of Win-Win Cooperation

The Eastern Economic Forum Accelerates a Grand Strategy of Win-Win Cooperation

One can only hope that wiser forces among the nations of the west (and those among the global south trying to foolishly operate within two opposing worlds) will recognize which future is worth living in, Matt Ehret writes. The battle lines for the future of humanity were made explicitly clear during this week’s Eastern Economic…

Russia Must Urgently Prioritize Formulating an Official Indo-Pacific Policy

Russia Must Urgently Prioritize Formulating an Official Indo-Pacific Policy

The Indo-Pacific is rapidly becoming the convergence point of many of the world’s geostrategic processes, but Russia has yet to formulate an official policy towards this vast space, which places it at a disadvantage vis-a-vis its Great Power peers. The Indo-Pacific is among the top buzzwords in the foreign policy community nowadays because this vast…

Russia Vows to Foil Western Meddling in Its Upcoming Elections

Russia Vows to Foil Western Meddling in Its Upcoming Elections

Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov vowed that his country will foil Western meddling in its upcoming elections, which he expects will be attempted through a variety of means including politicized foreign observers as well as the propagation of false narratives concerning Russia’s foreign and domestic policies which aim to negatively influence voters’ perceptions of the ruling…