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Why Armenia’s vision of itself represents a chronic threat to the regional peace

Why Armenia’s vision of itself represents a chronic threat to the regional peace

Photo: The Armenian Secret Army for the Liberation of Armenia (ASALA) memorial in Yerablur military cemetery, Yerevan, Armenia. Wikimedia...

The transformation of political life in Belarus

The transformation of political life in Belarus

Photo: Maryya Kalesnikava, Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, and Veranika Tsepkala during a news conference in Minsk, Belarus, 17 July 2020. (AP...

Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict: where does Israel stand?

Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict: where does Israel stand?

The South Caucasus witnessed another military escalation in mid-July. Following an Armenian provocation against Azerbaijan on July 12, the...

The Armenia(n)-Azerbaijan(i) conflict goes global

The Armenia(n)-Azerbaijan(i) conflict goes global

Photo: Azerbaijani demonstrators beaten by the angry Armenian mob. Los Angeles, 22 July 2020 The July skirmishes between Armenia and Azerbaijan,...

Armenian-Azerbaijani border skirmishes: Who is the culprit?

Armenian-Azerbaijani border skirmishes: Who is the culprit?

Photo: A house in Dondar Gushchu, Tovuz after artillery shelling by Armenia. July 14, 2020. Heydar Mirza On 12 July...

EU-China Geoeconomic Relations: China's investment in Europe and the Union`s security

EU-China Geoeconomic Relations: China's investment in Europe and the Union`s security

 Photo: President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and President of the European Council Donald...

Putin's plebiscite: another victory or a sign of trouble?

Putin's plebiscite: another victory or a sign of trouble?

Photo: Billboards across Russia advertise the 2020 constitutional referendum initiated by Vladimir Putin. Kirill Zykov / Moskva News Agency...

Egypt-Turkey conflict: Bluff or real war?

Egypt-Turkey conflict: Bluff or real war?

Photo: The President of Egypt, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. Reuters Since mid-June, the Egyptian army has been gathering large numbers...

Snap elections in Turkey (again)? Unexpected move from the People`s Alliance

Snap elections in Turkey (again)? Unexpected move from the People`s Alliance

Photo: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan meets Turkey`s National Movement Party`s (MHP) leader Devlet Bahceli at Turkish Grand National...

Parts of a Circle: History of the Karabakh Conflict (film review)

Parts of a Circle: History of the Karabakh Conflict (film review)

"Parts of a Circle: History of the Karabakh Conflict", the documentary jointly prepared by Conciliation Resources and a group of...

Zelensky`s first year

Zelensky`s first year

Photo: President Volodymyr Zelensky gives a press conference about his first year in office in Kyiv on May 20,...

From a civil war to a proxy war: What is going on in Libya?

From a civil war to a proxy war: What is going on in Libya?

Photo: Members of GNA, Libya's internationally recognized government take control of the al-Watiya airbase, southwest of Tripoli, Libya. May...

Shusha provocation: a fatal blow to the peace process?

Shusha provocation: a fatal blow to the peace process?

Photo: Yukhari Govhar Agha Mosque with half-destroyed minarets in the occupied Shusha, Azerbaijan. 17 June 2014. Marcin Konsek /...

Pandemic, China and the Future of the Belt Road Initiative

Pandemic, China and the Future of the Belt Road Initiative

Photo: China`s Belt and Road Initiative routes. 2018 The Sankei Shimbun / Japan Forward   The coronavirus (also known...

A Balancing Act or a Game Changer? The SU-30SM and the Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict

A Balancing Act or a Game Changer? The SU-30SM and the Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict

This discussion paper examines the fragile stalemate in Nagorno-Karabakh by outlining the historical geopolitics of the conflict. Furthermore, it touches upon...

Easter war in Georgia: Church vs State

Easter war in Georgia: Church vs State

Photo: Patriarch Ilia II conducts Easter sermon at Holy Trinity Cathedral. 19 April 2020. 1tv.ge The most remarkable event...

Discrimination campaign against Azerbaijanis in Georgia

Discrimination campaign against Azerbaijanis in Georgia

Photo: Georgian troops control entrance to Marneuli. 23 March 2020. REUTERS / Irakli Gedenidze Background On the night of...

The Belarusian response to COVID-19

The Belarusian response to COVID-19

Photo: Belarus president Aliaksandr Lukashenka plays ice hockey in Minsk amid the global coronavirus pandemic. 30 March 2020. BBC  ...

Symbolism and creativity in Georgian protests

Symbolism and creativity in Georgian protests

Photo: Opposition supporters chain the gate of the parliament during a rally to protest against the government and demand...

Brexit and the new role of the United Kingdom

Brexit and the new role of the United Kingdom

Photo: Removal of UK flag from the European Council in Brussels, January 31, 2020. Olivier Hoslet/AFP via Getty Images On 31...