Geopolitics

US strikes at European energy security

13.12.2018

The United States does not abandon stubborn attempts to disrupt the construction of the Nord Stream-2 trunk pipeline, which is currently being laid by leading Russian and European gas companies along the bottom of the Baltic Sea and should work at

G20 results: The truce in Idlib and in the US-China trade war extends

04.12.2018

The G-20 summit in Argentina, as experts had expected, did not end with a breakthrough on multilateral topics. The United States opposed “rule-based international order” protectionism as a “threat”. The joint statement, under pressure from Donald Trump, included a clause on the need to reform the WTO, where countries disadvantaged by US tariffs win the courts against the United States. But with the same pressure from Trump the climate consensus did not take place - the United States will continue the course towards a boycott of the Paris Agreement - and on the issue of migration. The White House does not want to risk jobs in the United States in the name of combating global warming and does not believe that “joint efforts” are needed to overcome the effects of migration.

G20: Who is Going to Make a Deal?

30.11.2018

In distant Argentina, the G20 starts - a meeting of the leaders of the 20 strongest countries in the world. The focus is on several figures at once.

Why did the Germans prefer Russia to America?

28.11.2018

Most of the population of Germany is in favor of closer relations with Russia, and not with the United States. This is evidenced by the results of polls by the German foundation Körber-Stiftung, which are quoted by the German newspaper Stern.

Idlib turned into a kingdom of terror

23.11.2018

The kingdom of terror is the so-called Idlib province in Syria. Militants of various terrorist and opposition organizations official in Damascus are locked in it.