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Xi's visit to Russia was humbling for Putin and showed how much China is dominant, ...

Yahoo Daily News 22 Mar 2023
"The asymmetry of the Sino-Russian relationship has been growing increasingly apparent for some time," Ali Wyne, an analyst with the Eurasia Group in Washington, DC, told Insider ... Analysts told Insider that China is likely more concerned about burnishing its global image than actually securing an agreement to end the war.

Bank turmoil drags oil prices down to 15-month low

Business Insider 16 Mar 2023
the price fell quickly, and it fell a lot, because market actors and traders had broadly expected the price situation this quarter to strengthen, based on recovering Chinese demand and generally good economic forecasts," Gregory Brew, oil analyst at Eurasia Group told Insider.

Doctors and nurses are being called back into work from vacations in a Beijing hospital ...

Yahoo Daily News 12 Dec 2022
"On the ground, media reports and anecdotal evidence point to a scarcity of fever medicine as residents rush to stock up on essential drugs," analysts at Eurasia Group, a political risk consultancy, wrote on Friday ... Read the original article on Business Insider.
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel informs the press after the EU summit in Bratislava on Friday, Sept. 16, 2016.

Former German Chancellor Merkel defends her government's move to buy massive amounts of Russian gas, ...

Business Insider 14 Oct 2022
The move aimed to incentivize the Soviet Union to move toward dialogue and trade with the West, instead of conflict, Henning Gloystein, the director of energy, climate, and resources at Eurasia Group, told Insider in April ... consultancy TS Lombard, previously told Insider.

Elon Musk refused Ukraine’s request to use Starlink in Crimea: report

New York Post 12 Oct 2022
Musk, who runs SpaceX, reportedly told Ian Bremmer of the risk consultancy Eurasia Group that he refused a demand from Ukraine’s defense ministry to make Starlink satellites available to soldiers in the field who are fighting to oust Russian troops from the peninsula that was annexed by the Kremlin in 2014.

Putin's disastrous war in Ukraine has pushed him into the 'most precarious moment' of his ...

Business Insider 07 Oct 2022
Angela Stent, a top Russia expert who served in the Office of Policy Planning at the State Department from 1999 to 2001 and as a national intelligence officer for Russia and Eurasia at the National Intelligence Council from 2004 to 2006, told Insider that "his grip on power is ...

Ethiopia's return to conflict: what we know

Urdu Point 25 Aug 2022
The government on the other hand says Federal service providers cannot work inside Tigray without a "secure environment". The Eurasia Group political risk consultancy flagged "the pre-emptive recruitment and training of troops by both camps" -- an indication that neither side had put much stock in peace negotiations.

Russia's modern-day KGB started massively expanding its Ukraine unit years before the invasion, hinting at ...

Yahoo Daily News 20 Aug 2022
"As long as Putin's in the Kremlin, he's not going to give up on Ukraine," Angela Stent, who served in the Office of Policy Planning at the State Department from 1999 to 2001 and as national intelligence officer for Russia and Eurasia at the National Intelligence Council from 2004 to 2006, told Insider in April.Story continues.

Even as the West tries to wean itself off Russian oil, Moscow has found itself ...

Business Insider 19 Aug 2022
Even so, it's unlikely that Moscow will be able to find buyers for all the oil it would have sold to the EU, Henning Gloystein, the director for energy, climate, and resources at the Eurasia Group, told Insider in July ... Russia is also a major arms supplier to Myanmar.Read the original article on Business Insider ....

The 'New G8' Meets China’s 'Three Rings', by Pepe Escobar

The Unz Review 16 Jun 2022
Photo. REUTERS/Adriano Machado ... “the new G8” ... This is a veiled reference to the current discussions inside the Eurasia Economic Union (EAEU), with Chinese participation, designing an alternative financial-monetary system not only for Eurasia but for the Global South – bypassing possible American attempts to enforce a sort of Bretton Woods 3.0 ... ....

Ukrainian troops have recaptured territory in a key battle for eastern city in the Donbas, ...

Business Insider 04 Jun 2022
Speaking to Insider, Mathieu Boul�gue, a senior research fellow on the Russia and Eurasia Programme at Chatham House, said that over the next few weeks, there will be "a shift between movement warfare, the advance of troops, to positional warfare. Basically, Russia is bunkering down inside Ukrainian territory.".

A Russian oil tycoon was found dead after reportedly being treated with toad venom to ...

Business Insider 10 May 2022
At least six have as of late April, Insider has reported, many of whom were linked to large Russian energy companies. "In all cases, there are widespread suspicions that the deaths may have been staged as suicides, but who did this and why?" Grzegorz Kuczyński, director of the Warsaw Institute's Eurasia Program, told Fortune, Insider noted.

As fighting rages in Ukraine, Europeans are trying to root out Russian spies

Business Insider 24 Apr 2022
"For too long, many European governments have given them a free hand, even though Russian agents have been implicated in assassinations and attacks from Berlin to London," Miller, who is also director for Eurasia at the Foreign Policy Research Institute, told Insider.

We Do Not Want a Divided Planet; We Want a World Without Walls

Dissident Voice 14 Apr 2022
Ever Fonseca (Cuba), Homenaje a la paz (‘Homage to Peace’), 1970 ... Sergey Grinevich (Belarus), Tank, 2013 ... Any ceasefire should not only apply to the war inside Ukraine – which is imperative – but should also include halting the broader US-imposed pressure campaign on all of Eurasia ... The US-imposed pressure campaign around Eurasia must end ... .