Ai Weiwei joins a long line of dissenters such as Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn and Liu Xiaobo who became disenchanted by the West. Alex Lo has been a South China Morning Post columnist since 2012, covering major […]
‘India is benefiting from importing cut-price Russian oil amid European sanctions – and also selling that same oil to EU markets at full price once it has been refined’. In The Independent. Read the article […]
European press have completely ignored this story, but the NYT reported on 23 December that Putin was prepared to talk about a ceasefire in Ukraine, and had previously made an offer in Autumn 2022 as […]
An in-depth interview examining the Nagorno-Karabakh ethnic cleansing in the context of the geopolitics of the South Caucasus region. James W. Carden is a journalist and former advisor to the US State Department Cross-posted from […]
The war is not going well for Ukraine, and American politicians are distracted and increasingly resistant to hand over aid. Peace talks with Russia now look inevitable. Read the article HERE.
In three days, nearly 30,000 Armenians have fleed Nagorno-Karabakh, with the Armenian President among those they are most angry with. Anna Matveeva is visiting Senior Research Fellow, King’s Russia Institute, King’s College London. Cross-posted from […]
Analysis of what’s behind the latest Azerbaijani offensive and the complex geopolitics which surrounds this conflict. Stefan Wolff is Professor of International Security at the University of Birmingham Cross-posted from The Conversation UK A 24-hour […]
There is a strong whiff of McCarthyism in The West over the Ukraine war. In New Left Review’s ‘Sidecar’. Read the article HERE.
The US military-industrial complex is making money hand over fist, but the American people are growing war weary. Binoy Kampmark was a Commonwealth Scholar at Selwyn College, Cambridge. He lectures at RMIT University, Melbourne. Cross-posted […]
Biden has appointed Bill Burns, who has consistently criticised NATO expansion in Eastern Europe throughout his career, as CIA Director. Medea Benjamin is co-founder of Global Exchange and CODEPINK: Women for Peace. Nicolas J. S. […]