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REVIVING AN ANCIENT ROUTE: THE ROLE OF THE BAKU-TBILISI-KARS RAILWAY

REVIVING AN ANCIENT ROUTE: THE ROLE OF THE BAKU-TBILISI-KARS RAILWAY

upa-admin Aralık 19, 2017 0

Though the initial idea about the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway project was raised in the early 1990s, it was not taken seriously due to regional instability and economic difficulties. However, with the realization of the

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WAVE OF TERRORIST ATTACKS IN CENTRAL ASIA: EXPERTS’ FORECASTS

WAVE OF TERRORIST ATTACKS IN CENTRAL ASIA: EXPERTS’ FORECASTS

upa-admin Ocak 27, 2016 0

After the Middle East, the Central Asia is suggested as the next action theatre for the radical groups. Many politicians are concerned about that. ISIS is said to be on the offensive in certain

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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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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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IRAN IN THE CENTRAL ASIA: CURRENT SITUATION AND PROSPECTS

IRAN IN THE CENTRAL ASIA: CURRENT SITUATION AND PROSPECTS

upa-admin Aralık 10, 2014 0

Certain changes in the foreign policy of the official Tehran is speculated upon and its performance in the Central Asia direction is a separate subject. This is a region where Iran has traditionally played

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RUSSIA-CHINA-IRAN TRIANGLE: NEW ALLIANCE IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

RUSSIA-CHINA-IRAN TRIANGLE: NEW ALLIANCE IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

upa-admin Ekim 20, 2014 0

Emergence of a political crisis in Ukraine provoked by the ongoing ideological struggle between Russia and the West has impelled creation of new alliances on the international arena. The modern era also referred to

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CASPIAN PLANS OF THE “CHINESE DRAGON”

CASPIAN PLANS OF THE “CHINESE DRAGON”

upa-admin Ağustos 7, 2014 0

Recent years have seen dynamically growing China’s resurging aspiration towards the ”great geo-economic game” – advancing in the direction of oil and gas fields in the energy resources rich Central Asia, and particularly the

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THE IMPLICATION OF THE CASPIAN REGION WITHIN THE CONTEXT OF NEW ENERGY ORDER

THE IMPLICATION OF THE CASPIAN REGION WITHIN THE CONTEXT OF NEW ENERGY ORDER

upa-admin Ağustos 27, 2013 0

In the aftermath of collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991, several arguments have been put forward in order to define the new system of the world. One of these arguments has been the

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AZERBAIJAN, TURKMENISTAN AND KAZAKHSTAN: THE THREE PROMISING HYDROCARBON STATES OF THE CASPIAN REGION

AZERBAIJAN, TURKMENISTAN AND KAZAKHSTAN: THE THREE PROMISING HYDROCARBON STATES OF THE CASPIAN REGION

upa-admin Temmuz 29, 2013 0

Azerbaijan: A Brief Information of the Country’s Energy Policy As a land­locked energy exporter, Azerbai­jan’s oil export infrastructure crosses neighboring states before accessing world markets.[1] Baku’s preference of an east-west route through Georgia and

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THE DEVELOPMENT OF RISKS AND NEW SECURITY FRAME IN CENTRAL ASIA AFTER 2014

THE DEVELOPMENT OF RISKS AND NEW SECURITY FRAME IN CENTRAL ASIA AFTER 2014

upa-admin Ocak 24, 2013 0

Abstract: Since the collapse of the Soviet Union and the formation of the former Soviet territory of Independent States once peripheral Central Asian region has been transformed to the region which occupies a key position

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