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September 24, 2023

In an era defined by technological advancements and digital connectivity, the landscape of warfare is undergoing a profound transformation. Traditional weapons and tactics are increasingly complemented, and sometimes replaced, by a new and powerful tool: cyberattacks. State actors from various corners of the globe are exploiting the digital realm…

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September 19, 2023

Throughout the years, France has maintained an interest in the South Caucasus, as is reflected by its membership in the OSCE Minsk group, alongside the US and Russia, aiming to help find a solution in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. It is thus important to analyze the reasons and objectives behind Paris mediation efforts between Armenia and Azerbaijan…

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September 14, 2023

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Pakistan and Turkey are neighboring nations, with only Iran separating the two states. These two countries share a long history, steaming from Pakistan’s very establishment, when Indian Muslims were spiritually and morally supported by the Ottoman Empire’s caliph. Guided by Mustafa Kemal Ataturk and the establishment of Turkey, Indian…

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September 14, 2023

France was once home to a far-flung empire in Africa. After World War II, independence movements resulted in the empire’s breakup, followed by the establishment of new post-colonial states. Though France officially left the continent, it still maintained significant influence over its former African colonies, specifically those in the Sahel region…

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September 14, 2023

The history of Mexico and Russia's bilateral relations dates back over a century and reflects the broader geopolitical shifts that have taken place during this period. While not always at the forefront of each nation's foreign policy, their mutual relations have steadily evolved and adapted to the changing global landscape.

1. The Beginning:…

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September 12, 2023

The 15th BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) Summit in South Africa promised to be the event of the year from the day it was announced. Global media was awash with analysis of the popularity of the BRICS Plus format. Dozens of countries applied to participate in the summit. Even French President Emmanuel Macron asked for an…

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September 12, 2023

Changes not seen in a hundred years are taking place - and the global South stands to benefit. Africa is the world’s youngest continent and its many nations are developing rapidly.
Investment that reinforces local agency and solidifies development gains is the missing piece of the puzzle. Russia and China have been delivering this independently…

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September 6, 2023

In an era dominated by technology, the art of diplomacy has not remained untouched by the sweeping wave of digitization. Enter "Digital Diplomacy" – a term that seems to be on the lips of every modern diplomat and foreign policy expert. But what is it, and is it truly a game-changer?
Understanding the Digital Shift
 At its core, digital…

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September 2, 2023

In the 20th century, the nuclear arms race defined the global power struggle. Today, the race to develop the most advanced artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities is driving the narrative of international competition. Nations are investing billions into R&D, striving to have the superior AI technology. This 'AI war' evokes a range of emotions:…

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August 31, 2023

After the collapse of the Soviet Union, Georgia has gone through a series of disasters, including a civil war, military conflicts in Abkhazia and Tskhinvali. Georgian raised against Georgian because of the ‘true values’, believing that there are ‘right’ and ‘wrong’ Georgians. To be a true Georgian, you should have had a respective…

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August 29, 2023

Located in the Sahel where more than 50% of the people live in poverty, Niger and several other nations face the threat of terrorism as it provides a fertile ground for terrorist cells. [1] More importantly, Niger was one of the region’s few nations that was not under military rule. Now, the country is blamed for human rights violations resulting in…

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August 11, 2023

The International North-South Transport Corridor (INSTC) is a Russia backed multi-modal transportation project which envisions seamless connectivity between Russia and countries in Asia, and potentially even Polar Regions in a single trade and transport network. Some even refer the INSTC as Russia’s precursor to China’s BRI (Belt and Road…

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