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Sixth Annual China Defense and Security Conference

May 12, 2016 09:00 AM

 

The Jamestown Foundation is proud to announce that the Sixth Annual China Defense and Security Conference  will be held on May 12th. The conference will feature a number of the best China...


Cat: Event, Military/Security, Cyber, China
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Africa

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BRIEFS

January 22, 2016 11:02 AM

AL-SHABAAB ATTACK KEEPS PRESSURE ON KENYAN MILITARY AND GOVERNMENT

On January 15, the Somali militant group al-Shabaab carried out one of its most significant attacks on the forces of the African...


Cat: Terrorism Monitor, Brief, Global Terrorism Analysis, Military/Security, Foreign Policy, Terrorism, East Africa, Africa
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The Caucasus

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Trapped Between War and Peace: The Case of Karabakh

May 2, 2016 03:44 PM

Large-scale armed clashes between Armenian and Azerbaijani troops, from April 2 to 5 (see EDM, April 6), drew the international spotlight back to the Armenian-Azerbaijani conflict over Karabakh,...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Military/Security, Foreign Policy, The Caucasus, South Caucasus , Armenia, Azerbaijan
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Central Asia

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Central Asia’s ‘Karabakhs’ May Be Even More Dangerous Than the Original

April 26, 2016 03:51 PM

The renewed violence in Azerbaijan’s separatist region of Karabakh (see EDM, April 6) is attracting attention to three larger problems in other parts of the former Soviet space: the existence of...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Foreign Policy, Military/Security, Central Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan , Kazakhstan
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China and the Asia-Pacific

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Moscow Invites Chinese Factories to Move to the Russian Far East

April 28, 2016 05:42 PM

Chemical, metallurgical and cement plants may soon be transferred from their current locations across northern China to the Russian Far East. This was the agreement reached in early April 2016,...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Economics, Foreign Policy, Domestic/Social, China and the Asia-Pacific, China, Russia, Far East/Siberia
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Europe

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BRIEFS

April 29, 2016 04:53 PM

Germany: Do Terrorists Want to Target Europe’s Nuclear Facilities?

Alexander Sehmer

German newspapers reported this month that documents about a German nuclear facility were found at the Brussels...


Cat: Terrorism Monitor, Brief, Global Terrorism Analysis, Home Page, Military/Security, Terrorism, Foreign Policy, Europe, North Africa, Iraq
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Latin America

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Cuba: Russia’s Unsinkable Aircraft Carrier

October 30, 2015 04:40 PM

Despite all of the other major foreign policy issues on its agenda, Russia has not forgotten Cuba. Indeed, it appears that Moscow’s strategic interest in this Caribbean island country has grown...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Featured, Military/Security, Latin America, Caribbean, Cuba, Russia
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Middle East

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Kabardino-Balkaria’s Governor Says Militants Returning From Syria Represent Real Threat

April 28, 2016 05:45 PM

In Kabardino-Balkaria, as in other republics of the North Caucasus, public debate intensifies from time to time regarding republican residents going off to fight in the Syrian civil war on the side...


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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Stavropol Patriots Sound Alarm That Dagestani Oligarch Is Taking Over Region

May 2, 2016 03:42 PM

Regional activists in Stavropol region have sounded the alarm, alleging that a Dagestani oligarch is planning to buy up the region’s politicians. A source said that the Dagestani billionaire,...


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

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Neither Turkmenistan nor Tajikistan Seen Able to Resist Islamic State

January 12, 2016 05:36 PM

Neither Turkmenistan, which has maintained a policy of strict neutrality since the 1990s, nor Tajikistan, which hosts a Russian military base on its territory, has a military force capable of...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Featured, Military/Security, Central Asia, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan , South Asia, Afghanistan
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Turkey

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Murder of Chechen in Turkey Just Latest in Series of Apparent Russian Killings Abroad

April 21, 2016 04:05 PM

According to open media sources, over the past five years, five representatives of the Chechen Republic of Ichkeria and the Caucasus Emirate have been killed in Turkey. All five were actively...


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