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Amid Mounting Domestic Troubles, Putin Tries to Regain the Initiative in Eastern Ukraine

January 26, 2015

The sharp escalation of hostilities in eastern Ukraine last week (January 22) has disheartened many in Europe who had hoped for a gradual resolution of the Ukraine conflict. On the other hand, it has been a welcome return to the...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Featured, Domestic/Social, Economics, Foreign Policy, Europe, Ukraine, Russia

Western Sanctions on Russia to Have Delayed Impact on North Caucasus

January 23, 2015

President Barack Obama said in his State of the Union message (delivered before Congress on January 20) that US economic sanctions have had a devastating impact on the Russian economy (Tvrain.ru, January 21). In reality, only...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, North Caucasus Analysis, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Economics, The Caucasus, North Caucasus , Russia

Amid US Retreat From Region, Mongolia Seeks Closer Ties to China and Russia

January 21, 2015

The United States’ muted profile in mineral-rich, landlocked Mongolia receded even more in 2014. Indeed, the US has largely stood by while Mongolia deliberately integrated its faltering economy closer with its two neighbors,...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Foreign Policy, Economics, Mongolia, Central Asia, China and the Asia-Pacific, China, Russia

War in Eastern Ukraine Causing Coal Shortages, Electrical Blackouts

January 21, 2015

The unrest and ongoing fighting in eastern Ukraine seriously impacts coal supplies and thermal power electricity generation in the rest of the country. On December 28, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko ordered the Ministry of...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Featured, Economics, Energy, Ukraine, Europe, Russia

Kremlin Renews Bid to Quietly Dissolve North Caucasus Republics

January 21, 2015

In December 2014, Russian legislators quietly passed new legislation that allows Moscow to remove part of the region from under the control of that region’s government in order “to speed up socio-economic development” in the...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, North Caucasus Analysis, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Economics, The Caucasus, North Caucasus , Russia

Rosneft Expands Its Presence in South Caucasus Via Georgia

January 20, 2015

Late in 2014, Russian state oil company Rosneft acquired 49 percent of the Georgian company Petrocas Energy Group, which owns a strategically important oil terminal at the port of Poti and Georgia’s most extensive network of gas...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Energy, Economics, Foreign Policy, The Caucasus, South Caucasus , Georgia, Russia

Russian Expert Warns North Caucasus Faces Economic Recession

January 12, 2015

“No money in the federal budget [of the Russian Federation means] no happiness in the republics of the North Caucasus,” Russian economic geographer Natalya Zubarevich told the Kavkazsky Uzel website. According to the expert, from...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, North Caucasus Analysis, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Economics, The Caucasus, North Caucasus , Russia

Kyrgyzstan Draws Closer to Eurasian Union Amid Crisis in Russia

January 9, 2015

On January 1, 2015, Russia, Kazakhstan and Belarus, along with Armenia, co-launched the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU). The founding treaty of this economic bloc?whose genesis is widely attributed to Kazakhstani President...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Foreign Policy, Economics, Domestic/Social, Central Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan , Europe, Belarus

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