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A NEW COLD WAR BETWEEN RUSSIA AND THE WEST?

A NEW COLD WAR BETWEEN RUSSIA AND THE WEST?

upa-admin Aralık 28, 2015 0

Recent crisis between Russian Federation and USA/EU in Ukraine and Syria let some academics and journalists to talk boldly and write extensively on the concept of “New Cold War”. In this article, I will

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ICT WEEK 2015 TALINN ESTONIA: CHRONICLES OF CIGDEM YORGANCIOGLU

ICT WEEK 2015 TALINN ESTONIA: CHRONICLES OF CIGDEM YORGANCIOGLU

upa-admin Haziran 1, 2015 0

The public attention on the field of cyber security is rising around the world and Estonia is well famous for its zeal to put innovative IT solutions into routine daily use. It is a

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WHY DID RUSSIA TERMINATE THE TREATY ON CONVENTIONAL ARMED FORCES IN EUROPE?

WHY DID RUSSIA TERMINATE THE TREATY ON CONVENTIONAL ARMED FORCES IN EUROPE?

upa-admin Nisan 6, 2015 0

The news about Russia’s unilateral termination of the Treaty on Conventional Armed Forces in Europe caused confusion among Western nations. This step triggered discontent among not only foreign countries, but also internally among opposition

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WILL THE LNG SAVE THE EUROPE?

WILL THE LNG SAVE THE EUROPE?

upa-admin Şubat 23, 2015 0

As winter comes, the EU concerns about stability of gas supply amidst the Ukrainian crisis. That pushed EU to seek reliable sources to secure domestic gas supply. It is believed that LNG may protect

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WHY DID THE BALTIC STATES DID BUILD STRONG STATEHOOD BUT THE CIS COUNTRIES FAILED?

WHY DID THE BALTIC STATES DID BUILD STRONG STATEHOOD BUT THE CIS COUNTRIES FAILED?

upa-admin Aralık 26, 2014 0

Background and Problem: State building is a process referring to the development of an organization capable of effectively commanding authority over a national territory, an entity that can enforce laws and provide basic services

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THE ROLE OF RUSSIA IN EUROPE’S ENERGY SECURITY AND ITS EFFECTS ON EU’S FOREIGN POLICY

THE ROLE OF RUSSIA IN EUROPE’S ENERGY SECURITY AND ITS EFFECTS ON EU’S FOREIGN POLICY

upa-admin Aralık 24, 2014 1

Introduction Energy security has been a significant issue in the EU since the beginning of 21st century. Russia plays a major role in European energy security as the main supplier of oil and gas

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NEW PHASE OF GEOPOLITICAL STRUGGLE BETWEEN WEST AND RUSSIA

NEW PHASE OF GEOPOLITICAL STRUGGLE BETWEEN WEST AND RUSSIA

upa-admin Kasım 11, 2014 0

For the past 400 years Russia has exercised control of the area of the modern day Ukraine. Recent problems between Russia and Ukraine are not an outcome of animosity among the two nations, but

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“RED LINE” IN GEOPOLITICS: WHO CROSSES IT?

“RED LINE” IN GEOPOLITICS: WHO CROSSES IT?

upa-admin Mayıs 19, 2014 0

The developments in Ukraine are analyzed at different levels. Famous analysts and experts make their analysis in the aspect of the global geopolitics principles. They come up with interesting ideas and note the emergence

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NATO EXPANSION PLANS IN THE CONTEXT OF UKRAINE CRISIS

NATO EXPANSION PLANS IN THE CONTEXT OF UKRAINE CRISIS

upa-admin Nisan 25, 2014 0

Foreign ministers of the member states to the North Atlantic military block met in Brussels on 1-4 April 2014. By the end of day one alliance members decided to strengthen defense capabilities of the

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WHAT DOES EUROPEAN UNION INTEGRATION PROMISE GEORGIA?

WHAT DOES EUROPEAN UNION INTEGRATION PROMISE GEORGIA?

upa-admin Şubat 15, 2014 0

The year 2013 was notable for Georgia due to two political events. Outcome of last year’s October presidential elections in translated into a complete establishment of the new political system. “Georgian Dream” emerged as

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