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The painful and conflicting reaction on the part of Warsaw following President Vladimir Putin’s statement that Poland bears partial responsibility for inciting the Second World War can be explained not only by following the policy adopted by post-Socialist Poland as an ideological weapon. The practical implementation of historical policy is the responsibility of the Polish Institute of National Memory (PINM), which followed the Polish Foreign Ministry in voicing a protest against the well-grounded accusations against Poland.
  • Category: Analytics |
  • Date: 16-01-2020, 10:55
  • Views: 229
The impressive victory scored in last spring’s parliamentary elections in India by Prime Minister Narendra Modi inspired numerous comments about the start of a new stage in the development of one of the largest countries around. However, the spate of dramatic events that have since happened in India has drawn attention to the negative trends in the world’s second most populous nation.
  • Category: Analytics |
  • Date: 14-01-2020, 10:17
  • Views: 336
​TIME magazine’s choice of the 16-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg  as its “Person of the Year 2019” set a precedent for the use of teenage consciousness for political purposes, Armen Oganesyan, Editor-in-Chief of International Affairs magazine said, adding that the decision was sure to have a detrimental effect on the schoolgirl’s life.​
  • Category: Analytics |
  • Date: 27-12-2019, 14:01
  • Views: 209
Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has met with heads of diplomatic missions of Arab countries and representatives of the League of Arab States (LAS). The participants in the meeting, which took place in Moscow on December 16th, focused on the situation in the world’s hottest spots, in particular, in Libya. Had the meeting taken place a month ago, Libya would likely have received no more than a mention. Now, it is in the spotlight of most of the world community.
  • Category: Analytics |
  • Date: 24-12-2019, 11:37
  • Views: 267
Denmark-based Saxo Bank has released a new batch of "outrageous" predictions for 2020 that it believes could potentially destabilize the entire international system existing today. The bank’s experts predict, among other things, that in the coming year, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) may launch “a new reserve asset, called the Asian Drawing Right, or ADR, with 1 ADR equivalent to 2 US dollars, making the ADR the world's largest currency unit."
  • Category: Analytics |
  • Date: 16-12-2019, 11:00
  • Views: 348
The meeting with ambassador of the lslamic Republic Iran Mehdi Sanaei was held in Moscow within the framework of the "Ambassadors speak" project organized by the journal "The international affairs".
  • Category: Analytics |
  • Date: 11-12-2019, 14:07
  • Views: 168
The Great Union of December 1st, 1919 was a ”stellar moment” for Romania, which was achieved by Romanian visionary and patriotic politicians with international support yet above all with the blood sacrifice of hundreds of thousands of Romanian soldiers, anonymous in their sacrifice yet eminents by sacrifying their lives on the sanctuary of imortality as a kin. It was a strictly national objective, not directed agains anyone of the world’s family of nations.​
  • Category: Analytics |
  • Date: 2-12-2019, 11:17
  • Views: 88
After many years of not investing in the armed forces, Serbia began to invest more seriously in rebuilding its army. Serbia has spent close to € 830 million since December 2016 to acquire new war techniques and modernize its armed forces, including overhaul and maintenance of weapons and military equipment. This can be calculated from the final accounts of the budget for the period 2016 - 2018 and from the budget for this year.
  • Category: Analytics |
  • Date: 25-11-2019, 12:02
  • Views: 734
Tensions are runing high again after a lull of several weeks in an open propaganda battle and a psychological war between the United States and its allies, on the one hand, and the Islamic Republic of Iran (IRI), on the other. Apparently, the current situation could hardly be described as a lull as Washington, with a dogged consistency, kept reporting about new sanctions against Iran, flavoring the reports with anti-Iranian rhetoric.
  • Category: Analytics |
  • Date: 23-11-2019, 16:22
  • Views: 569
The euphoria about the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) in Indonesia and elsewhere in South and Southeast Asia (SEA) has been felt since 2017, particularly following the country’s participation in the BRI Summit in Beijing that year, where Indonesia (along with other SAARC and ASEAN member states) was expected to receive massive investments from China to support several infrastructure projects.
  • Category: Analytics |
  • Date: 18-11-2019, 12:50
  • Views: 445