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Fifth Annual China Defense and Security Conference

January 20, 2015 10:41 AM

The Jamestown Foundation’s Fifth Annual China Defense and Security Conference

Thursday, March 12, 20158:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.


Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 1779...

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Maritime Insecurity in the Gulf of Guinea: A Greater Role for China?

January 9, 2015 01:05 PM

While concerted anti-piracy measures, undertaken since 2008, have steadily decreased the number of piracy attacks in the Gulf of Aden, those in the Gulf of Guinea (GoG) attract growing attention....

Cat: China Brief, Home Page, West Africa, Africa, China and the Asia-Pacific, China, Foreign Policy
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The Caucasus

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North Caucasus Militants Split Between Caucasus Emirate and Islamic State, as Radical Islam Gains Influence in Region

January 30, 2015 03:40 PM

In the run-up to the fifth anniversary of the founding the North Caucasus Federal District, Russia’s Ministry of Interior officially reported the results of 2014. It said the law enforcement agencies...

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

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Kazakhstan’s Foreign Policy: One for All, or All for One?

January 29, 2015 03:31 PM

On December 26, 2014, Kazakhstani Foreign Minister Erlan Idrissov delivered an official briefing on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ 2014 activities. He provided a broad overview of Kazakhstan’s main...

Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Foreign Policy, Central Asia, Kazakhstan
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China and the Asia-Pacific

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Obama’s State of the Union “A Mix of Love and Hate” Toward China

January 23, 2015 11:30 AM

On January 20, U.S. President Barack Obama gave his second to last State of the Union address to the U.S. Congress, striking out a bold vision for his last two years in office. While the speech...

Cat: China Brief, In a Fortnight, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Foreign Policy, China, China and the Asia-Pacific
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Breaking News:

The Partisan Movements in Belarus During World War II (Part One)

January 30, 2015 03:42 PM

Belarus stands out from other European countries in terms of the casualty rates it suffered during World War II: close to one-third of the entire population of Belarus perished in the war. Another...

Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Featured, Domestic/Social, Europe, Belarus, Military/Security
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Latin America

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Will Russia Cry for Argentina, or Will Argentina Cry for Russia?

November 19, 2014 03:34 PM

In recent years, Russia has been clearly trying to expand its foreign policy reach in Latin America (see EDM, May 2, July 22). This was especially evident during President Vladimir Putin’s grand July...

Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Foreign Policy, Info Warfare/Media, Latin America, Russia
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Middle East

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Moscow Becomes Increasingly Worried About Russian Nationals Fighting With Islamic State

January 29, 2015 03:28 PM

Russia has finally become concerned about its nationals fighting in Syria against its ally, Bashar al-Assad, and has begun targeting fighters returning from abroad. The authorities’ actions sometimes...

Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, North Caucasus Analysis, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Military/Security, Terrorism, The Caucasus, North Caucasus , Russia, Syria
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Fissures in Russo-Armenian Partnership Spill out Into Yerevan’s International Relations

January 30, 2015 03:34 PM

As the investigation into the January 12 murder of the Avetisyan family (see EDM, January 16) continues, several top Armenian officials have admitted that the Russian side’s refusal to hand over...

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

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Putin’s Passage to India: Where Did It Lead?

December 15, 2014 06:20 PM

Russian President Vladimir Putin termed his recent trip to India “productive” and “positive.” Indeed, twenty agreements were signed with India, pertaining mainly to economic issues, energy supplies...

Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Featured, Foreign Policy, Economics, Russia, South Asia, India
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Dilemma in Turkey’s Armenian Foreign Policy

January 23, 2015 03:23 PM

Turkey’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs held its Annual Ambassadors Conference on January 5–6, where the overall vision and various aspects of Turkey’s foreign policy were reviewed and discussed...

Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Foreign Policy, The Caucasus, South Caucasus , Azerbaijan , Armenia, Turkey
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