Eurasia Review

Eurasia Review is an independent Journal and Think Tank that provides a venue for analysts and experts to disseminate content on a wide-range of subjects that are often overlooked or under-represented by Western dominated media.

Despite the combined Eurasia and Afro-Asia areas containing over 70% of the world’s population, analysis and news continues to be dominated by a U.S. slant, and that is where Eurasia Review enters the picture by providing alternative, in-depth perspectives on current events.

Spain's national flag. Photo by beamillion, Wikipedia Commons.
Spain's national flag. Photo by beamillion, Wikipedia Commons.


Spain: Export Activity Remains Positive In Third Quarter

Spain’s Synthetic Index of Export Activity (Spanish acronym: ISAE) stands at 7.6 points for the third quarter of the year and reflects a reduction of 15.5 points on the previous quarter (23.1 points). This downturn can be mainly explained by a less favourable perception from export companies on the quarter in question, which coincides with […]

European Union flag
European Union flag


General Court Of The EU Ruling On EU Measures Against The LTTE

The General Court of the European Union annulled measures on October 16 taken by the Council of the European Union against the LTTE, namely the designation of the LTTE as a terrorist organisation and the freezing of LTTE funds. Nonetheless the Court allows the annulled decision on the freezing of LTTE funds to be maintained […]

Afghanistan's Mohammad Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai. Photo by S.K. Vemmer (U.S. Department of State).
Afghanistan's Mohammad Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai. Photo by S.K. Vemmer (U.S. Department of State).


Afghanistan’s Political Transition

Afghanistan’s new president, Ashraf Ghani, inherits a government that is running out of money and losing ground to the insurgency. As foreign troops withdraw, the new government must stay united and move quickly on reforms. In its latest report, Afghanistan’s Political Transition, the International Crisis Group examines the politics surrounding the deeply contested 2014 presidential […]

INTERPOL holds meeting of facial recognition experts. Photo Credit: INTERPOL
INTERPOL holds meeting of facial recognition experts. Photo Credit: INTERPOL


INTERPOL Facial Recognition Experts Meeting Develops Global Guidelines

The first meeting of the INTERPOL Facial Expert Working Group brought together global experts in biometrics to begin the process of developing international facial recognition standards. The two-day meeting (14 and 15 October) gathered 24 technical and biometrics experts and examiners from 16 countries who produced a ‘best practice guide’ for the quality, format and […]