Analysis

Analysis of economics, geopolitics, terrorism and security



Oil refinery
Oil refinery


Oil Prices Changing Face Of Global Geopolitics – Analysis

By Andrew Topf In a documentary that aired recently on the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation’s popular The Fifth Estate program, an allegory of Vladimir Putin was presented. The wily Russian president was described growing up in a shabby St. Petersburg apartment, where he would often corner rats. Now, punished by low oil prices and Western sanctions […]

Flag at Maidan Nezalezhnosti, main Kiev, Ukraine square. Photo by Halibutt, WIkipedia Commons.
Flag at Maidan Nezalezhnosti, main Kiev, Ukraine square. Photo by Halibutt, WIkipedia Commons.


Ukraine On The Brink: ‘The Guilty Blaming The Innocent’ – Analysis

By John R. Haines* “[A]rmed struggle…is conducted by individuals and by small groups. […] It pursues two different aims…in the first place, the struggle aims at assassinating individuals, chiefs and subordinates in the army and police…” “The old Russian terrorism was an affair of the intellectual conspirator; today as a general rule guerrilla warfare is […]