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Wars that are a continuation of politics by states have practically always been waged according to special rules of warfare, by a specially trained state organization: the army. Analysis of the international situation that has evolved lately shows that the military conflicts occurring in the world are fundamentally different from the classical war type. New-type conflicts lack the uniformity of organized force traditionally represented by the state. Instead, they feature nonstate entities as initiators of organized action and the employment of nonmilitary methods of confrontation along with traditional military methods.
Ekspert: Pashinyan must now confront the wrath of Armenians for letting Karabakh go, Russia will need to determine a way to protect its interests in the South Caucasus.
Karpovich: Pashinyan lacked emotional ties to Karabakh, viewed region as a bargaining chip to use with west; Russia will work with Azerbaijan to ensure respect for people left.
THIRTY-TWO years ago, an event took place that American political scientist Francis Fukuyama claimed marked the “end of history.” It was argued that the disappearance of the Soviet Union from the world political scene and the end of the Soviet socialist project meant that there was no socioeconomic alternative to a liberal capitalist world order […]
This article notes that Washington and Tokyo intend to continue hindering Taiwan’s reunification with Mainland China, which would greatly strengthen Beijing’s position in the Pacific Ocean. Under the administration of President Donald Trump, the United States notably stepped up its support for Taiwan, in both expanding its official ties with Taipei and supplying it with American arms.
Armen Oganesyan, editor-in-chief, International Affairs: Sergey Alexeyevich [Ryabkov], we realize how busy you are, so we are particularly grateful to you for finding time to answer our questions. Recently, Russian President Vladimir Putin approved an updated version of the Foreign Policy Concept, and everyone is curious to know what makes it different from the previous […]
Skosyrev: China strengthening Army commissars to avoid possible ‘Prigozhin mutiny’ scenario.
Even by the most conservative estimates, precious metals and diamonds worth over $100 million could have fallen under Yevgeny Prigozhin’s control….
Military expert and political analyst Yury Fyodorov: Putin has been weakened because he let rebellion happen, lost control of situation; neutrality of military, security personnel may mean they won’t kill Progozhin if ordered to.
Zhelenin: As Prigozhin ups the ante in anti-Army rhetoric, can Putin rein in his ‘chef’?