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EUROPE, SEMI-CHAINED BY RUSSIAN GAS DEPENDENCY AND VULNERABILITY

EUROPE, SEMI-CHAINED BY RUSSIAN GAS DEPENDENCY AND VULNERABILITY

upa-admin Eylül 1, 2017 0

Preface Gazprom is increasing the volume of its deliveries to the European Union. European countries rely on Russian energy and exports to the country. In the meantime, there is an enduring debate if it

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WEST-RUSSIA RELATIONSHIP: CRISIS DEEPENING

WEST-RUSSIA RELATIONSHIP: CRISIS DEEPENING

upa-admin Eylül 21, 2016 0

The number of processes testifying to the aggravation of geopolitical tensions on the global scale is on the rise. The big nations of the West (mainly the U.S.) more frequently accuse Russia of taking

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TAP: NEW CONSTRAINTS ENGENDERED BY OLD SCENARIOS

TAP: NEW CONSTRAINTS ENGENDERED BY OLD SCENARIOS

upa-admin Şubat 12, 2016 0

For Europe, energy security is a pressing issue. According to the experts, in the short-run the Old Continent’s appetite for energy resources is likely to grow. At present, Europe’s reliance on primarily Russian gas

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THE IMPLICATIONS OF TANAP AND TURKISH STREAM ON THE EUROPEAN ENERGY SECURITY AFTER THE RECENT UKRAINE CRISIS

THE IMPLICATIONS OF TANAP AND TURKISH STREAM ON THE EUROPEAN ENERGY SECURITY AFTER THE RECENT UKRAINE CRISIS

upa-admin Ocak 13, 2016 0

Abstract: For any state, whether they are developed or developing, ensuring energy security for the sustainability of their systems is very critical issue. European states cannot be independently considered from this phenomenon as they have

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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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EU VS. RUSSIA: OUTSET OF NEW PHASE OF ENERGY CONFRONTATION

EU VS. RUSSIA: OUTSET OF NEW PHASE OF ENERGY CONFRONTATION

upa-admin Nisan 8, 2015 0

The European Union is in the search of a new centralization model. The final document adopted at the closing of the EU Summit held in Brussels on 18-19 March included the intention of establishing

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WESTERN SANCTIONS ON RUSSIA AND IMPACTS ON THE ECONOMY

WESTERN SANCTIONS ON RUSSIA AND IMPACTS ON THE ECONOMY

upa-admin Aralık 31, 2014 0

Recently, Ukrainian lawmakers approved an austerity law that would make tax legislation easier and impose additional duties on imports in a bid to elevate revenue to assist for challenging the country’s economic crisis. Meanwhile,

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UKRAINE FACTOR IN WEST-RUSSIA STANDOFF

UKRAINE FACTOR IN WEST-RUSSIA STANDOFF

upa-admin Aralık 12, 2014 0

Until the late 2000s, the Western world-Russia standoff was largely unfolding in the Eastern Europe, however since then, the West has endeavored to solidify its stance in the post-Soviet geography. Eastern Partnership, NATO’s Partnership

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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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EU IN CRISIS: PURPOSE OF RESHUFFLE IN THE CRISIS

EU IN CRISIS: PURPOSE OF RESHUFFLE IN THE CRISIS

upa-admin Eylül 27, 2014 0

International media is widely discussing reshuffle in the EU’s top leadership. This issue is viewed mainly from the point of view of organization’s future. According to the experts, this step was impelled by the

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