Eurasia

Eurasia

Turkey's role as an international mediator

Turkey's role as an international mediator

Turkey is working to create effective dispute resolution tools for a variety of issues. The country is squarely in the middle of all of the neighboring regions’ political disputes, and…
Turkey's role as an international mediator

Turkey's role as an international mediator

Turkey is working to create effective dispute resolution tools for a variety of issues. The country is squarely in the middle of all of the neighboring regions’ political disputes, and…
Putin’s mercenaries in Ukraine: The Wagner Group

Putin’s mercenaries in Ukraine: The Wagner Group

Legally, it doesn’t exist, yet the Wagner Group, a quasi-private, Russian military contractor, has carried out assassinations, tempered with Western…
Will Sweden and Finland join NATO? 

Will Sweden and Finland join NATO? 

Putin’s ruthless drive to keep Ukraine out of NATO has, inadvertently, increased the military alliance’s popularity among other potential members.…
War in Ukraine: Security, trade and oil

War in Ukraine: Security, trade and oil

While the US was seeking to generate international support for Ukraine and contain a jump in oil prices, the White…
Why did Putin invade Ukraine?

Why did Putin invade Ukraine?

There are many questions that may be asked about Putin’s invasion of its sovereign neighbour, Ukraine, not least why? In…
What role could Britain play in deterring a Russian invasion of Ukraine?

What role could Britain play in deterring a Russian invasion of Ukraine?

At the time of writing, Conservative MPs are tying themselves in knots as to when, or if, to ditch Boris…

Archive articles

Is Armenia’s Democracy under threat?

Is Armenia’s Democracy under threat?

Member of the Armenian Diaspora and political Consultant George Meneshian talks to us to make sense of domestic developments in…
Turkey: NATO Membership on Autopilot

Turkey: NATO Membership on Autopilot

Omer Faruk Sen of the University of Missouri analyses Turkey's geostrategic position and alliances.
Thracian Viper 2020

Thracian Viper 2020

NATO's Thracian Viper exercise in Bulgaria comes at a time of shifting regional alliances.
The French perspective on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

The French perspective on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

The two former Soviet Republics of Armenia and Azerbaijan return to the battlefield.
Kavkaz 2020: Less War, More Geopolitics

Kavkaz 2020: Less War, More Geopolitics

What was really at stake at the joint military exercise?
Military and political maneuvers at Kavkaz 2020

Military and political maneuvers at Kavkaz 2020

A look at joint Eurasian military exercises
Turkish Soft Power and Immigrant Weaponisation

Turkish Soft Power and Immigrant Weaponisation

What lies behind Turkey's slow response to the COVID-19 pandemic?
Implications of Serbia-UAE Arms Trade

Implications of Serbia-UAE Arms Trade

Tactics Institute considers the spill over of this relationship onto the wider security agenda, specifically Yemen, the poorest country in…