Report: Russian Arms Sales Give China a Better Chance in Competing with U.S. Ships are making a real difference.” He expects sales of technology and arms from Russia to China to continue into the future, especially in radar systems. Already the improved Chinese naval air defenses capabilities “complicate the task of U.S. pilots ... 09/2/2015 - 9:07 am | View Link
Restoring Russian Influence in the Middle East Under Putin, Russia is striving to restore Russian influence in the Middle East through new issues ... overcoming tension and estrangement with the Gulf over Syria through trade and arms deals in addition to joint ventures in nuclear energy and other ... 08/29/2015 - 6:43 am | View Link
Russian history exposes media lies (MacKinder) Today's 'moralists' find it difficult to explain that Bismarck, yes, was a cold calculator and his decisions were rarely subjected to ethical criteria--but the result of his Realpolitik ... with a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership ... 03/17/2015 - 5:46 am | View Link
U.S. competitors to gain from sanctions on Russian arms manufacturers The real aim of sanctions against Russian weapons producers is to bolster America’s position in the lucrative arms market, argues Dmitry Litovkin ... the Academy of Military Sciences, does not see realpolitik in the American sanctions. 07/30/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Problems of parity During the Moscow visit, Indians proposed a one-year transition period to switch the rupee-rouble trade ... trade is inevitable." India is in a position to place its consumer goods on the now empty shop shelves across the republics. And Russians can supply ... 06/23/2013 - 8:50 pm | View Link
Self-Interest and British-Russian Relations It is a conflict of realpolitik that is messy ... The retargeting of missiles and the tearing up of arms agreements are designed to upset the West to the same degree. I don't believe that the trial balloon of threatening the Bank of New York over alleged ... 07/25/2007 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Russian Journalist Mystery: Is Kremlin Perturbed over new Mid East Gambit? In the Saudi capital, Putin stunned the world when he offered to sell Saudi Arabia “peaceful” nuclear reactors and other sophisticated arms. While Arab leaders seemed to have praised Putin’s new Realpolitik ... the military trade still has its ... 03/8/2007 - 11:00 am | View Link
Magnitsky Act Russian government reaction. In response to adoption of the Magnitsky Act, Russian government denied Americans adoption of Russian children, issued a list of US ... 02/5/2016 - 9:39 am | View Website
Russian President: Climate Change is Fraud | Watts Up With ... Guest essay by Eric Worrall h/t DailyCaller - Russian President Vladimir Putin has stated that he thinks the Western climate scare is a fraud, designed to ... 02/5/2016 - 2:29 am | View Website
Articles / Security Watch / ISN Trust and Realpolitik: The OSCE in 2016. 18 Jan 2016 Security Watch. As the chair of the OSCE in 2016, what should Germany do to facilitate the organization's near ... 02/5/2016 - 12:49 am | View Website
DEVELOPMENT STUDIES / INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS Mauritius: An example of Bank-Fund collaboration on Aid for Trade and Adjustment. Mauritius is a specific example where World Bank and IMF staff are working together ... 02/4/2016 - 4:18 am | View Website
Soviet espionage in the United States American espionage in the Soviet Union; Russian espionage in the United States; List of Soviet agents in the United States; List of Americans in the Venona papers 02/3/2016 - 9:08 pm | View Website
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The Origins of WWI The Nationalist Movement On the eve of the First World War, several social movements had influence over the various classes of citizenry in Europe. 02/3/2016 - 4:41 am | View Website
This year marks the centenary of the UK edition of the influential fashion magazine – and the opening of an exhibition celebrating its role in British societyCelebrating your 100th birthday if you’re British means, for one thing, a personal message from the Queen. To commemorate British Vogue magazine’s centenary this year, editor Alexandra Shulman reversed the tradition and published a public paean to the monarch marking her 90th birthday, praising her “unique grandeur” and examining how her “considered wardrobe” had played a central role in her reign, diplomatically, culturally and socially.
It’s expensive, frustrating and can be traumatic. As more and more women make the choice to freeze their eggs, do they know exactly what they’re getting into? Eva Wiseman investigatesGeorgina Williams was eight years into a city career, two years into a relationship, and 20 minutes into a tube ride when she saw a fertility clinic’s advert for egg donors.