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Ukraine’s Crisis, Russia’s Policy, Western Responses

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Counterterrorism or Neo-Colonialism? The French Army in Africa

March 6, 2014 08:06 PM

France has sent troops in the past year to two former African colonies, Mali and the Central African Republic (CAR). In Mali, the concern was an Islamist terrorist assault on the government, while in...

Cat: Terrorism Monitor, Global Terrorism Analysis, Home Page, Featured, Africa
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The Caucasus

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Russian Military Says It Will Lift Restrictions on Drafting North Caucasians

April 23, 2014 07:10 PM

On March 31, a Russian Joint Staff official, Lieutenant General Vasiliy Tonkoshkurov, made a surprise statement about the country’s conscription campaign at a press conference on the spring 2014...

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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Mongolia Hosts Brief Visit From US Defense Secretary

April 23, 2014 07:13 PM

The last stop of US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel on his ten-day trip to Hawaii and Asia was to landlocked Mongolia. His short visit on April 10 featured charming photo-ops of his unique gift from...

Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Foreign Policy, Military/Security, Central Asia, Mongolia
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China and the Asia-Pacific

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Cyber Transparency for Thee, But Not For Me

April 18, 2014 03:52 PM

In Beijing, a reminder for Hagel that the U.S. and China face divergent incentives on cyber policy

U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel’s latest trip to Beijing represented a new milestone in...

Cat: Cyber, China Brief, Military/Security, Featured, Home Page, China and the Asia-Pacific, China, In a Fortnight
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The Ukrainian Crisis and Lukashenka’s Rating

April 24, 2014 09:03 PM

According to the March 2014 national survey by the Independent Institute for Socio-Economic and Political Studies (IISEPS), the most reputable Belarusian polling firm funded by the West and...

Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Foreign Policy, Europe, Ukraine, Belarus
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Latin America

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Moscow Expands Its Presence in Latin America

March 20, 2014 08:54 PM

Nobody should think that Moscow’s aggressive campaign to restore its former status as a global great power or its fundamentally anti-American policy is currently confined to Ukraine. Indeed, while...

Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Foreign Policy, Military/Security, Latin America, Venezuela, Russia
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Middle East

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In a Shifting Political Landscape, Hezbollah Repositions Itself as the Anti-Terrorist Defender of Lebanon

April 18, 2014 06:23 PM

The growing perception in the Arab Middle East that Syria’s military has recently gained the upper hand in Syria’s civil war over an armed opposition that includes a number of politically dangerous...

Cat: Terrorism Monitor, Global Terrorism Analysis, Home Page, Featured, Middle East
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As Geneva Fails, Violence Escalates and Russian Troops Are on the Move

April 24, 2014 08:59 PM

The agreement to de-escalate the Ukraine crisis, signed at a meeting last week in Geneva by top foreign policy executives of Russia, the United States, the European Union and Ukraine, failed to...

Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Featured, Foreign Policy, Military/Security, Europe, Ukraine, Russia
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South Asia

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Can Ashgabat Reconcile Kabul With the Taliban?

April 11, 2014 09:35 PM

The government of Turkmenistan has begun mobilizing the country’s army reservists and has sent them to the border with Afghanistan. At least a few dozen reservists were deployed to the town of...

Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Military/Security, Foreign Policy, Central Asia, Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, South Asia
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From Alliance to Integration: The Turkey-Azerbaijan-Georgia Triangle

March 11, 2014 10:04 PM

On February 19, 2014, the Third Session of the Trilateral Meeting of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey was held in Ganja (northwest Azerbaijan). After their...

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