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RUSSIA-IRAN: STRATEGIC COOPERATION PROJECTS AND REALITY

RUSSIA-IRAN: STRATEGIC COOPERATION PROJECTS AND REALITY

upa-admin Aralık 30, 2015 0

Russian President Putin’s visit to Iran captured international media’s attention. Representatives of gas exporting nations were to discuss cooperation prospects with global geopolitical landscape in mind. One of the intriguing topics was the areas

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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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THE US MEDIA IS REPEATEDLY SLANDERING AZERBAIJAN

THE US MEDIA IS REPEATEDLY SLANDERING AZERBAIJAN

upa-admin Eylül 2, 2015 0

According to Merriam Webster, slander is, “to make a false spoken statement that causes people to have a bad opinion of someone”. According to the same source, libel is, “the act of publishing a false

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WHAT THE REGIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL ACTORS HAVE SAID ON TURKEY’S ATTACKS TOWARDS PKK?

WHAT THE REGIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL ACTORS HAVE SAID ON TURKEY’S ATTACKS TOWARDS PKK?

upa-admin Ağustos 31, 2015 0

The Turkish government launched a peace process with the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) in 2012 to put an end to the armed campaign by the Kurdish group aimed at gaining autonomy. The process created

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ARMENIA: IN THE WHIRLPOOL OF CHAOS AND SOCIAL PERTURBATIONS

ARMENIA: IN THE WHIRLPOOL OF CHAOS AND SOCIAL PERTURBATIONS

upa-admin Temmuz 21, 2015 0

Pushed by Russia’s ”InterRAO” company the ”Electric Networks of Armenia” (ENA) has proposed a price increase for the electricity and the government was expected to adopt a decision approving a 16.7 percent hike as

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SCO AND BRICS AHEAD OF NEW DECISIONS

SCO AND BRICS AHEAD OF NEW DECISIONS

upa-admin Temmuz 21, 2015 0

The most notable event of this political summer of 2015 will certainly be the joint Summit of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) and BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) in Ufa, Russia. On

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HEGEMONIC STABILITY THEORY AND U.S. LEADERSHIP

HEGEMONIC STABILITY THEORY AND U.S. LEADERSHIP

upa-admin Temmuz 16, 2015 0

One of the most important theoretical frameworks in the Realism school of thought in the discipline of International Relations is the Hegemonic Stability Theory. In this article, I will try to summarize the main

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LITHUANIA: A CONTRIBUTOR TO THE EU OR A CONTRIBUTED ONLY?

LITHUANIA: A CONTRIBUTOR TO THE EU OR A CONTRIBUTED ONLY?

upa-admin Temmuz 6, 2015 0

Introduction The Second World War was the most destructive war humankind has even seen. Europe was the most damaged continent of the war. After the war, the continent was devastated either economically or physically.

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GEOPOLITICAL REALITIES IN THE CASPIAN REGION IN THE CONTEXT OF SHAPING OF NEW WORLD ORDER

GEOPOLITICAL REALITIES IN THE CASPIAN REGION IN THE CONTEXT OF SHAPING OF NEW WORLD ORDER

upa-admin Haziran 15, 2015 0

World political map, formed in the early XXI century, increasingly resembles an utterly motley mosaic, where world and regional powers are neighboring small states that are affected by global and inter-civilizational problems, in one

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SOUTH-EAST ASIA AT THE CROSSROADS OF GEOPOLITICAL STRATEGIES

SOUTH-EAST ASIA AT THE CROSSROADS OF GEOPOLITICAL STRATEGIES

upa-admin Mayıs 26, 2015 0

South-East is home to not just the fastest growing economies but is also a source of one of the most protracted and simmering territorial conflicts. Contradictions around Paracel Islands and Spratly archipelago rest at

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