Another day, another conflict: Russia, Ukraine and the Syrian Civil War
As the conflict in Ukraine takes its toll on Russia, Moscow looks to Syria for a chance to regain its footing.
Armenia and the EEU: the point of no return for Yerevan
Early last year Armenia entered into accession talks with the Russian-led Customs Union – a precursor to the EEU....
Russia in the Middle East: a well-played hand disguises fading fortunes
There is no doubt that Russia’s diplomatic coups in the Middle East late last year caused its stock to rise. But is...