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Eva J. KOULOURIOTIS
The beginning of a new chapter in Egypt-Turkey relations could also pave the way for changes in the wider region.
02/05/2021 Free Readings Region: Middle East Topic: Geopolitics
Professor Chris ALDEN
The development and modernization of the countries in Africa has always been a priority for BRICS countries and their African counterparts. Given the significant degree of economic dependency and high levels of poverty at independence, the development of countries in Africa has been largely been intertwined with the relationship with the former colonial powers. The rise of leading emerging economies like China and India have had made a strong impression on Africans, both for their direct influence on African economies but also for the ideas and models of development.
28/04/2021 Free Readings Region: Global Topic: Various
Constantin IACOBIŢĂ
From the Editor
27/04/2021 Free Readings Region: Global Topic: Geopolitics
Vladimir SOCOR
On April 16, in Paris, French President Emmanuel Macron hosted talks with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy in person and with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who joined by video-link.
20/04/2021 Free Readings Region: Russia Topic: Conflicts
Dr. Chester CABALZA
Populist Filipino president Rodrigo Duterte, almost at the twilight of his regime as he exits his presidency on June 2022, espoused a blurry ‘independent foreign policy’ as the chief architect of the Southeast Asian state.
19/04/2021 Free Readings Region: Global Topic: Various
Major General (ret) Volodymyr HAVRYLOV
A gradual build-up of Russian military on the North-East, East and South borders with Ukraine began at the beginning of March 2021.
The Ukrainian military consider two possible scenarios for the current Russian military activity:
- A demonstration of force as a warning to Ukraine not to try to liberate the occupied territories by force.
- An escalation of hostilities in the East of Ukraine followed by Russian attempts to expand the area of occupation.
16/04/2021 Free Readings Region: Black Sea Topic: Conflicts
Ambassador Professor Dumitru CHICAN
For the past decade the world faced a series of crises more or less dramatic, which had in common their unpredictability, shocking occurrence, and lack of ability or interest in being foreseen and anticipated as far as prevention was concerned.
04/04/2021 Free Readings Region: Global Topic: Various
Laura VANSINA
The multitude and diversity of the new military conflicts that have captured the international scene in recent years have produced strong reverberations over the way Russia foreign policy has been built. In an unstable geopolitical context, with increasingly strong and visible tensions in the international arena, Vladimir Putin’s election as President of the Russian Federation was a turning point, offering new meanings to security and defence concepts.
03/04/2021 Free Readings Region: Russia Topic: Geopolitics
Robert ADAM
Politically speaking, the rhetoric of populism triumphs, in a world where the threat is global, is indicative of the rise of political populist movements. Such narrative existed and will continue to exist independent from the nature and size of threat.
26/03/2021 Free Readings Region: Global Topic: Various
Guy BOEKENSTEIN
The Australian Government has a long history of capacity building initiatives across the Indo-Pacific region with the objective to sustain the sovereignty, stability, security and prosperity of the region. The initiatives are delivered through aid programs, defence cooperation programs, medical and health projects, academic and professional exchange programs etc.
25/03/2021 Free Readings Region: Global Topic: Various
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