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By Serkan Aydin – Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s Islamist-driven approach to foreign policy  has been abortive and perpetuates to undermine the stability of the region. Now in utter isolation, Turkey has antagonistic bonds with the United States and Russia, as well as the Arab world and Europe. It is endeavouring to assure its crucial security interests […]

US Trade Talks with China Must Ultimately Fail

By Steve Brown – Regardless of public opinion about the impeachment trial and how it will go — whether for or against — once again Washington is all show and no go. Even though the impeachment gambit must fail, the current idea that the administration will simply romp home to victory in 2020 is not […]

KUSA: The U.S Occupation of Iraq is Over whether they want it or not

By Iliya Kusa – Expert in international politics at Ukrainian Institute for the Future It’s over. The Iraqi parliament voted to expel US troops from the country. The bill proposed by the Cabinet, several important points: 1. Immediate withdrawal of US troops from Iraq and the completion of Operation Unshakable Determination. 2. Termination of the security […]

Space war? China accuses US of turning space into ‘battlefield’

BEIJING – China accuses US of turning space into “battlefield” after Washington announced the creation of the Space Force. US President Donald Trump signed the 2020 National Defense Authorization Act on Friday, which created a new arm of the US Armed Forces, the Space Force. China has responded by accusing the US of “seeking militarization […]

North Korea to develop weapon ‘to control US nuclear threat’

PYONGYANG – In a statement to the North Korean press, the North Korean Army chief of staff said recent evidence would serve to develop other strategic weaponry. “The valuable data, experience and new technologies gained from recent national defense science research evidence will be fully applied to the development of other strategic weapons of the […]

US intimidation of Russian weapons could cause collapse in US market

The Trump administration has made a major effort to dissuade countries from buying Russian military equipment, however, this may be “a double-edged sword”. This is because such measures may drive US customers away from Russian, Chinese or European arms makers, according to military analyst Omar Lamrani. In an article published by Stratfor, Lamrani states that […]

US has nothing like Russia’s brand new submarine

Unlike the all-nuclear American submarine fleet, the newest Russian B-274 Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky war submersible of the Varshavyanka class is diesel-powered. Specialist H I Sutton pointed out in Forbes magazine that while Russia operates nuclear submarines, Russia still produces conventional submarines, which sets its naval force apart from the US. “The last conventionally powered submarines in the […]