What’s Moscow Planning For 2017?

October 23, 2016 Sergey Denisov 0

In a country where almost everything is owned and managed by the Government which in turn is essentially run by the office of the President, the outcome of the next Presidential campaign is going to be both about survival and maintenance of the status quo. […]

CUBA, Sí

October 21, 2016 Thomas Armbruster 0

It is still naive to think that the relationship between the U.S. and Cuba are now on a nice glideslope with respect to trade and tourism between the two countries. Similar naive assumptions were made regarding Russia, thinking that after the fall of the Soviet Union, Russia would naturally take its place in the community of nations. Things did not really pan out that way. […]

Abu Sayyaf remains a threat to Philippines

October 1, 2016 Yasmeen Rasidi 0

Malaysian, Indonesia, and Philippines agreed to enact a trilateral agreement to address threats in their regional waters, increased cooperation between the three countries on maritime security, and tackle piracy and hostage-taking in the region. […]