Peace Studies

The Russia-Ukraine Conflict and Changing the Europe’s Geopolitical Map

That the Russia-Ukraine conflict could fundamentally influence the international order and Europe’s geopolitical map.  I certainly feel that the European Union and NATO have...

Rising China and the Grand Chessboard: Cooler Heads Much...

There seem to be parties in both the U.S. and the PRC that would like to provoke a confrontation.  It is not in the...

The Ukraine Crisis; Costly Western Game in the Territory...

Introduction Although the current situation in Ukraine can be considered as a regional crisis in the territory of Eurasia, it is clear that its multiple...

NATO Has Acquired a New Lease on Life

There are three possible outcomes for the future development of the Russia-Ukraine conflict. Ukraine forces Russia back, in effect defeating Russia.  This is unlikely,...

Russian Special Military Operation: Moving towards a New Multipolar...

I believe that for a few more days the conflict in Ukraine will be essentially one of attrition but it is inevitable that we...

Dead in the Water JCPOA Talks

Since April 2021 talks began in Vienna on reviving Trump’s abandoned JCPOA, dominant Biden regime hardliners never had any intention of returning to compliance....

US Hypocritical Policy in the Syrian War

In eight bloody wars of the 21st century, all prosecuted by Washington in a bid to create a US-dominated ‘New Middle East’, those most...

Democracy; Western Pretense to Spread False Narratives and Justify...

The concept of democracy goes back to ancient antiquity when the word was coined by Athenian philosophers while attempting to list as many existing...

Policy Proposals for Iran Following Pakistan’s Recent Change in...

The ouster of Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, which he claims was a US-orchestrated regime change to punish him for his independent foreign policy...

Putin’s Calculated Gamble on Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin is a political strategist. He would never start a military operation or a long-term diplomatic game without being absolutely sure...