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Ukraine’s Security Challenges in the East and Military Reform

July 15, 2015 02:00 PM

 

On July 27, 2015, The Jamestown Foundation hosted former Ukrainian Deputy Minister of Defense, Admiral Ihor Kabanenko, and Vice President of Kyiv-based high-technology firm KM Core, Bohdan Kupych....


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Africa

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The Maritime Silk Road and the PLA: Part Two

April 3, 2015 03:43 PM

In the previous issue, the first part of this article examined the various strategic and other motivations behind China’s desire for an increased military presence west of Singapore (see China Brief,...


Cat: China Brief, Home Page, Foreign Policy, Military/Security, China and the Asia-Pacific, China, South China Sea, Africa
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The Caucasus

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Moscow Paves the Way to Replace Dagestani Leader

July 31, 2015 05:20 PM

Dagestan has not seen potentially destabilizing arrests of top officials since the arrest of the mayor of Makhachkala on June 1, 2013 (RIA Novosti, June 1, 2013). That is why the news about a police...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, North Caucasus Analysis, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Military/Security, The Caucasus, North Caucasus , Russia
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Central Asia

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Kazakhstan’s Next Parliamentary Election May Lay Foundation for Eventual Presidential Succession

July 29, 2015 04:22 PM

In early July, Kazakh media reported on a new political initiative announced by a group of young activists headed by Olesya Khalabuzar (Informburo.kz, July 8). The group proposed the creation of a...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Central Asia, Kazakhstan
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China and the Asia-Pacific

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Once Again Moscow Tries to Intimidate Tokyo

July 31, 2015 04:53 PM

Despite the best efforts of both Moscow and Tokyo to sustain the momentum toward a full normalization of their relations and a genuine rapprochement (see EDM, February 24, 2014; June 10, 2014), once...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Military/Security, Foreign Policy, China and the Asia-Pacific, China, Japan, Russia
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Europe

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Elections in Ukraine’s Secessionist Territory: A Topic of International Negotiation (Part Two)

July 31, 2015 03:39 PM

To read Part One, please click here.

At this point, Moscow seems content to watch Western diplomats urging Kyiv to legitimize the Donetsk-Luhansk authorities through local elections, and (as a...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Vlad’s Corner, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Military/Security, Foreign Policy, Europe, Ukraine, France, Russia
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Latin America

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BRICS for Greece

July 13, 2015 04:32 PM

It appeared too great a temptation to pass up for the Kremlin when Greece’s impending default and exit from the Eurozone or even the European Union (the so-called Grexit) occurred simultaneously with...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Featured, Economics, Foreign Policy, Energy, Transit, China and the Asia-Pacific, China, Russia
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Middle East

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Six Suspected Rebels Killed in Kabardino-Balkaria

July 27, 2015 02:56 PM

On July 23, government forces declared a counterterrorist operation regime and launched a special operation in the center of Nalchik, Kabardino-Balkaria. According to the Russian National...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, North Caucasus Analysis, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Military/Security, Terrorism, The Caucasus, North Caucasus , Middle East, Syria
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Russia

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Moscow Paves the Way to Replace Dagestani Leader

July 31, 2015 05:20 PM

Dagestan has not seen potentially destabilizing arrests of top officials since the arrest of the mayor of Makhachkala on June 1, 2013 (RIA Novosti, June 1, 2013). That is why the news about a police...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, North Caucasus Analysis, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Military/Security, The Caucasus, North Caucasus , Russia
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South Asia

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India Covets Comprehensive Reengagement With Central Asia

July 28, 2015 02:39 PM

On July 6, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off his eight-day tour of Central Asia, visiting the region for the first time since taking office last May. The first country he arrived in was...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Foreign Policy, Economics, Military/Security, Central Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan , Kazakhstan
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Turkey

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Turkmenistan Boosts Ties With Georgia in Anticipation of Strategic Transit Corridor

July 22, 2015 05:16 PM

Turkmenistan’s President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov paid his first official visit to Georgia on July 2–3. The most important topics of the meeting between Berdimuhamedov and his Georgian counterpart,...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Economics, Transit, Energy, Foreign Policy, The Caucasus, Georgia, Azerbaijan , Central Asia
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