Russia in Africa
Afrika

Russia’s stealthy move on Africa

December 20, 2015 Laurentiu Nedianu 0

In the recent years, Moscow has been quietly preparing for an important shift, courting a new international partner, namely Africa.  This unusual relationship has strengthened to a new level, as Russian investments across Africa have grown at an astonishing rate. Overall […]

Chinese army against ISIS
Analysis

The Chinese deployment against ISIS

December 19, 2015 Laurentiu Nedianu 0

The Chinese presence in the fight againt ISIS makes the strategic situation surrounding the Syrian conflict even more complex, adding a new global dimension to Moscow and Tehran’s military support for Assad. This also has […]

CHINA A GREAT MARITIME POWER
Analysis

CHINA: A GREAT MARITIME POWER

December 14, 2015 Laurentiu Nedianu 0

CHINA: A GREAT MARITIME POWER According to Stratfor, China is a great power which has to behave differently from other great powers, having three geopolitical imperatives: to maintain internal unity in the Han Chinese regions; to […]

Analysis

CHINA: ONE BELT, ONE ROAD

December 14, 2015 Laurentiu Nedianu 0

CHINA: ONE BELT, ONE ROAD One of the main elements of China ’s strategy to acquire a superpower status is the “Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st-Century Maritime Silk Road”, launched at the end […]