Category: Big 9

Russia: Strengthening Foothold in Middle East and North Africa

By: Peter KORZUN Russian Izvestia daily reported on October 10, that Moscow and Cairo are holding talks on the possible leasing by Russia of some Egyptian military facilities, including the former Soviet Air Force base in the city of Sidi Barrani located about 95...

How the Trump regime was manufactured by a war inside the Deep State

A systemic crisis in the global Deep System has driven the violent radicalization of a Deep State faction By Nafeez Ahmed President Donald Trump is not fighting a war on the establishment: he’s fighting a war to protect the establishment from...

The new power couple: Russia and Iran in the Middle East

By Ellie Geranmayeh & Kadri Liik SUMMARY Iran-Russia relations have reached an unprecedented peak, fueled by military cooperation in Syria, a shared vision of the global order, and mutual criticism of Western policy in the Middle East. Tehran is a...

Self-reliant Algeria cracks open the door to US influence

By: Julian Pecquet Fiercely autonomous Algeria is on a mission to cement US ties as regional tensions rise and oil revenues crash. The North African giant needs Washington’s help to shore up a fledgling political settlement in war-torn Libya while...

أيديولوجية روسيا بوتين التأثير الروسي غرباً

قنبلة حزبية موقوتة بقلم: عامر راشد شهدت السنوات الخمس الماضية تطوراً نوعياً في علاقات موسكو مع أحزاب اليمين المتطرف بأوروبا، وباتت هذه العلاقات بمثابة حجز زاوية في التطبيقات العملية للأيديولوجية الجديدة التي اعتمدها الرئيس الروسي فلاديمير بوتين نهجا لسياسته الخارجية،...