Currently, the state of Russian-Turkish relations can be characterized as unsteadily balanced, such was an opinion shared by Russian political scientist Alexey Fenenko with Yenicag.Ru when he commented on the Russian-Turkish relations.
The United States has, finally, confirmed a new ambassador to Russia. Jon Huntsman – a biker, Mormon, sinologist, former ambassador to Singapore and China, and governor of Utah was appointed to that post. Associate Professor at the Department of Political Sciences of Finance University under the Government of Russia and member of the Gorchakov Club Gevorg Mirzayan wrote about that for RIA Novosti.
The French society and observers all over the world continue witnessing a meteoric rise of Emmanuel Macron, who became a leader of the Fifth Republic this May. Much has been said already about what was surrounding his victory, but the first steps made by the new president during two months of the presidency make us think about the style of leadership of the head of the state. Alexey Chikhachev from St. Petersburg State University has written about that for the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund.
An urge by Russia to have a dialogue with NATO has not received any response yet as the White House is not making a step forward and pro-American elites heading the countries of Europe do not make their own decisions. Senior researcher at the RAS Institute of International Security Issues Alexey Fenenko shared information about that.
On May 14, President of the Czech Republic Milos Zeman met with his Russian colleague Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the forum “One Belt, One Road” in Beijing. Economic cooperation of the two countries was a top topic during the negotiations. What is the status of the trade and economic realtions of the two states and how were they affected by the mutual sanctions? Expert in Central Asian and Eastern European studies, junior researcher of the Institute of Economics RAS Maxim Borodenko writes about that for an official website of the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund.
“Enemies because they were taught to be, allies because they had to be, brothers because they dared to be”. A quote from famous novella by American science fiction writer Barry Longyear “Enemy Mine” better than anything else characterizes the spirit of that article and the reasons for its writing, explains existing challenges and ways to overcome obstacles. Publicist from Batumi David Chkhartishvili writes about that for the website of the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund.
A conflict between Qatar and Saudi Arabia is of strategic character. It will end either by training the emirate or by its transferring into a different sandpit, writes Associate Professor at the Department of Political Sciences of Finance University under the Government of Russia Gevorg Mirzayan.
German political scientist Andreas Maurer, member of the Parliament of the city of Quakenbruck, municipality of Artland, Osnabruck District, Chairman of the Left Fraction in all the three parliaments, who had frequently visited Russian Crimea as part of different delegations, shared his opinion on what was going on between our people and governments in the context of world politics.
The main thing is not in numbers; though growth of Russian food deliveries to China is, indeed, sensational. As for me, I got more interested in an illustration to information is Zhenmin Zhibao: “Alenka”. An exhibit booth, where chocolate bars are in huge quantities, and on each one – the girl known from childhood. “Alenka” is conquering China with its 1 374 billion of mouths, writes political observer of MIA Russia Today Dmitry Kosyrev.