Tag Archives: Russia

NATO, Ukraine discuss ‘grave European security threat’ – euronews

“It is clear that no military option is on the table.  But it is clear that it’s up to the Russian government to make the step back.” – Arseny Yatsenyuk NATO chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen has assured Ukraine of the … Continue reading

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Statfor’s Fourth Quarter Forecast Preview

Stratfor Vice President of Global Analysis Reva Bhalla previews Stratfor’s fourth quarter forecast publishing tomorrow.       For more analysis, visit: http://www.Stratfor.com (click here if video is not observable)

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Is Cyprus Too Small To Fail?

“Just when you think they’ve hit bottom, they keep digging.” These were the words of the U.S. ambassador to Bulgaria spoken to us during the country’s staccato political ejaculations which eventually drove the country into hyperinflation in the late 1990’s.  … Continue reading

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Slowing Russian growth sets up interest rate fight

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Stratfor: Russia’s Massive Demographic Shift

Stratfor explains how Russia’s diversifying population coupled with a proportional increase in the post-Soviet era population will pose the greatest challenge to the government. For more analysis, visit: http://www.Stratfor.com (click here if video is not observable)

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Russian Rouble Tumbles With Oil Prices

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Stratfor: The International Shale Gas Industry

As natural gas prices hit record lows in the U.S.,  Stratfor provides an excellent overview on the current state of the shale gas industry and its future. Natural gas prices have now plunged so low there isn’t a significant player … Continue reading

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Building the New World Order: BRIC By BRICS

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The Cult of Putin

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Russia reluctant to help euro zone bailout

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