Turkey will never make concessions regarding the free market economy, President RecepTayyip Erdoğan has said amid fluctuations in the Turkish Lira’s value against the U.S. dollar, describing the latest slip as an “economic siege that has no economic explanation.”
Fifth Summit of heads of state of the Caspian countries, defining the legal status of the Caspian sea, has become a great historical event, Member of the Council on State Support to NGOs under the auspices of President of Azerbaijan, Chairman of the International Relations Research Center, Philosophy Doctor of Political Sciences, Political Scientist Rufiz Gonagov told .
One of NATO’s naval groups is visiting Trondheim on Friday (10 August 2018), and from there it will go on to search for sea mines dating back to World War II. The operation will make the waters safer for fishermen and shipping in the area.
The Baku-Moscow-Ankara regional axis is a promising format and it is expected to become even more important if it is expanded, Head of the Strategic Analysis Center of the Russian Innovative Development Institute, Russian expert Andrey Ivanov told .
As the development of the SCO has become increasingly engaged in trade and economic and transport-logistical cooperation. Against the backdrop of the policy of "America first" and a number of failures of European integration, the SCO plays a more prominent role in counteracting protectionism.
Estonia together with the ministries of defense of Finland and Latvia is planning to develop unmanned land systems within the framework of the European Union's Permanent Structured Cooperation (PESCO).
SOCAR Energy Georgia (Georgian subsidiary of the Azerbaijani state company SOCAR) plans to put into operation a multifunctional gas station in Georgia by mid-2019, the Director of the company Mahir Mammadov told Trend.
A spate of unusual reports in Hong Kong and overseas Chinese-language media lend credence to the idea that, while Xi Jinping remains China’s undisputed paramount, his authority seems somewhat diminished.
Joint visit to Georgia by foreign ministers of Poland, Lithuania and Latvia, and deputy prime minister of Ukraine
On the 10th anniversary of the Russian aggression against Georgia, Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz will join Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister Pavlo Rozenko and the Foreign Ministers of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius and Latvia Edgars Rinkēvičs on a visit to Georgia between 6 and 7 August.
Islamic State sought to bolster its claim of responsibility for an attack which killed four Western tourists in Tajikistan, releasing a video on Tuesday (31 July) purportedly showing attackers pledging allegiance to the militant group.
Their names sound nice: "Anchor centers" and "disembarkation platforms." But these camps for asylum-seekers that the EU wants to set up are supposed to deter migration — though they won't work, says DW's Bernd Riegert.
The Middle East is a place of zero-sum games in which Iran is a player. Beyond the region, however, in Eurasia, Tehran is attempting to take part in a win-win game.
U.S.-Turkey relations, which have been strained due to Pastor Andrew Brunson, who has been living in Turkey for quite a long time and, as stated in the attorney general's bill of indictment, has links with the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) terror group and Fetullah Terror Organization (FETÖ), actually gives us a great opportunity to interpret the new period of the world.
A lot depends on whether Trump will be ready to go further than simple factual findings that "Germany is a captive to Russia, because of getting so much energy from it".
Uzbekistan has said it has reached an agreement with Russia to jointly build a nuclear power plant, a development it says will help it economize on gas and coal.