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Russia in Libya and the Mediterranean

... replaced the shackles of the socialist ideology of the past with the potent weapon of traditional values feels itself capable of not only participating in this change but also of driving it There are several myths about Soviet/Russian involvement in Libya in particular and the Mediterranean in general. Unfortunately, such “political stories” are firmly rooted in the traditions of the Cold War and the post-Soviet period of geopolitical fog. The first myth perpetuated in all the analytical efforts ...

29.07.2021

RIAC at the Online Seminar Dedicated to the Results of the Berlin II Conference on Libya

On July 15, 2021, an online seminar dedicated to the Berlin II Conference on Libya was held On July 15, 2021, an online seminar dedicated to the Berlin II Conference on Libya was held. The meeting was organized by the New York Office to the United Nations and Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung. Among the speakers of the seminar were Christian ...

15.07.2021

Russia’s “Ummah Pivot”: Opportunities & Narrative Engagement

... be read separately, it is recommended that they are reviewed together in order to obtain a better understanding of everything. Andrew Korybko: The Geostrategic Challenges of Russia’s “Ummah Pivot” Russian Interests North Africa: Becoming the Libyan Power Broker In North Africa, Libya is the scene of intense competition between Turkey on the one hand and Russia, Egypt, the UAE, and France on the other. Russia must therefore seek a compromise solution that prevents either side from becoming ...

14.07.2021

The Geostrategic Challenges of Russia’s “Ummah Pivot”

... segues into a series of observations about their overlapping and contradictory interests, which in turn enables one to better formulate Russia’s policy towards them individually and multilaterally. Ivan Bocharov: Prospects for a Settlement of the Libyan Conflict: Three Scenarios of the Mid-Term Forecast Upon reaching that point, the second part of this article will go on to elaborate on Russia’s desired vision for those countries and the processes that they are participating in before talking ...

24.06.2021

International Crisis Group Discusses Situation in Libya

On June 16, 2021, the International Crisis Group (ICG) held an online discussion on the situation in Libya ten years after the outbreak of the civil war in that country On June 16, 2021, the International Crisis Group (ICG) held an online discussion on the situation in Libya ten years after the outbreak of the civil war in that country. The discussion ...

18.06.2021

The Situation in Libya Was Discussed at the European Council on Foreign Relations

The participants of the seminar discussed issues of political settlement of the Libyan conflict and security problems On April 1, 2020, the European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) organized a closed online seminar on the Russian perspective on the Libyan crisis. The participants of the seminar discussed issues of political ...

01.04.2021

A ‘Patriotic Heretic’ Favoring Renewal of U.S.-Russian Détente

... April 2018 Bucharest Declaration, members concurred that the alliance “welcomes Ukraine’s and Georgia’s Euro-Atlantic aspirations for membership ... [and] these countries will become members of NATO.” [ 28 ] On war in Syria, regime change in Libya, and Kosovo’s independence Cohen writes that a U.S.-Russia détente also died in Syria, where the two largely failed to cooperate to defeat Islamist extremist forces. And while some American politicians (such as Hillary Clinton) were promoting ...

18.03.2021

Sanctions Against Russia: A Look into 2021

Report 65/2021 Report 65/2021 The report analyses the application of foreign sanctions against Russian citizens, companies and economy sectors. It also considers global trends in the use of sanctions and restrictive measures against Russia within individual areas (the “Ukrainian package,” sanctions against pipeline projects, “cyber sanctions,” etc.). The report is based on Sanctions Event Database compiled by the Russian International Affairs Council. It contains data for 2020 into early 2021....

11.03.2021

The Energy Sector, Competition and Security in the Eastern Mediterranean

... allowed Cairo to break the vicious circle of its dependence on imports and to cover its own demand for gas. Egypt now produces about 311 million cubic meters of gas and 700,000 barrels of oil daily (from the deposits in the Western Desert adjacent to Libya). However, in January 2020, gas production also started on Leviathan, the largest field in the Levant Basin located on Israel’s stretch of the shelf, and this marked the start of deliveries of Leviathan-produced gas to Egypt. Noble Energy, which ...

15.12.2020
 

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