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Dam ruined due to ingratitude

Dam ruined due to ingratitude

Archeological findings often overturn conventional ideas about the events that occurred in different civilizations or even the fates of whole cities. However, some historical investigations, on the contrary, confirm what… Подробнее… »

Top 10. The milestones of 2016 with view to 2017.  Where Turkey recurs? How Aleppo affected Mosul? What the Trump’s era brings in?  And other events

Top 10. The milestones of 2016 with view to 2017. Where Turkey recurs? How Aleppo affected Mosul? What the Trump’s era brings in? And other events

The 2016 year, especially the latter part, was full of important and significant events. Some of them has already changed the international agenda, others might assert even greater influence over… Подробнее… »

Military coups as a part of the Muslim world’s history

Military coups as a part of the Muslim world’s history

Since a long time ago, political Islam supporters harbor a grudge against army. It is not surprising considering the fact that it was Ataturk, a descendant of military environment, who… Подробнее… »

Partition or federalization? Pondering on destinies of Syria and Iraq

Partition or federalization? Pondering on destinies of Syria and Iraq

Not so long ago, a number of international and Russian outlets started applying a term of “federalization” in regard to Syria. Before, this term had been using in a context… Подробнее… »

The ideological forebears of ISIS

The ideological forebears of ISIS

A fair amount has already been said and written about the “phenomenon of ISIS”, but is the emergence and rise of this organization really a phenomenon? Are there not similar… Подробнее… »

Terrorist attacks as an instrument of “controlled chaos”

Terrorist attacks as an instrument of “controlled chaos”

It is quite obvious that there are forces in the world who do not want to see an end to the conflicts in the Middle East. And the violent attacks… Подробнее… »

The most important events in 2015

The most important events in 2015

2015 saw some truly far-reaching changes in the international geopolitical situation. So that we can get a thoroughly concise picture, we will try to outline the most significant events that… Подробнее… »

Diplomatic prospects of Sudan in the light of grand geopolitical changes in the Greater Middle East

Diplomatic prospects of Sudan in the light of grand geopolitical changes in the Greater Middle East

One might find it strange that Republic of the Sudan being a poor African country is able to become an outpost for countering a number of regional threats under certain… Подробнее… »

US plans to Partition Iraq and Syria into “Pipeline States”

US plans to Partition Iraq and Syria into “Pipeline States”

The plan to partition Iraq came into existence before the US invaded the country. Its implementation started with “no-fly zones” established in 1991 to the north of Tikrit and south… Подробнее… »

The Greater Middle East in the face of earnest geopolitical changes (Part II)

The Greater Middle East in the face of earnest geopolitical changes (Part II)

Part I Fourth version is chaos and/or collapse Developments concerning Saudi Arabia are so much balled up that it seems members of the ruling dynasty do not comprehend how to… Подробнее… »