Peter Korzun

Expert on wars and conflicts

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November 27, 2018
Ukraine Stages New Provocation in Kerch Strait: Pursuing Hidden Agenda

The more political and military support Kiev gets, the greater the chance that a spark will kindle a fire in the Azov Sea that will spread further.

November 23, 2018
Indian Army VSHORAD Tender: Russia Bags Another Huge Arms Deal

Russia and India have an almost 60-year history of military cooperation that ensures that Moscow will be an indispensable supplier of defense equipment and weaponry for the foreseeable future.

November 19, 2018
EU Suspends Aid to Chisinau: Moldovan Government Suffers Huge Setback Before Elections

The European Parliament’s resolution and the following move by the European Commission are timely steps to demonstrate that being anti-Russian is not enough to automatically become a part of United Europe.

November 15, 2018
Palermo Conference on Libya: Fresh Push for Stabilization

In Libya, Russia is ready to cooperate with the West, as both are interested in preventing that big, oil-rich country from becoming a safe haven for terrorists.

November 13, 2018
Russia Hosts Milestone Conference on Afghanistan to Kick-Start Peace Process

The Moscow conference demonstrated that Russia has become a potentially vital bridge between the Taliban, the Afghan government, and the US at a time when Washington is seeking to end this war that is sapping its resources.

November 10, 2018
UK Blatantly Violates Norms of Decent Behavior

Instead of attacking Russia and other nations without any proof to substantiate the claims, the UK government would have done better by looking at itself in the mirror.

November 5, 2018
Second Round of US “Tougher” Anti-Iran Penalties Kicks in November 5

The unilateral imposition of the sanctions against Iran will produce more than just economic fallout — it will deal a blow to the international non-proliferation regime.

November 1, 2018
Jair Bolsonaro Elected President of Brazil: Prospects for Russia-Brazilian Relations

Bolsonaro is expected to ally himself with the United States but that does not automatically make him unfriendly toward Russia.

October 28, 2018
US Midterm Election: Impact on Relations with Russia

President Putin and President Trump both believe in the virtue of the nation state and see a lot of shortcomings of the “supranational globalism” project.

October 25, 2018
China Joins Afghanistan, Pakistan, Tajikistan in Security Alliance

The conflict in Afghanistan has lasted too long. The US has tried and failed. It’s time for it to leave and let others solve this urgent international problem.