Dr. Fatima Er-Rafia

Month: May 2018

18 May 2018

My take on Putin’s Bridge in Crimea

Credit: dailymail.co.uk Trump is doing everything in his power for his ‘Make America Great Again’ at the expense of international law, as he did with his latest rejection of the JCPOA. Putin is doing the same in his own way. Putin built the bridge connecting Crimea to Russia, a bridge that is a vital umbilical […]

Geoeconomics • Geopolitics • Geostrategy • Politics • Russia • Ukraine Leave a comment

Month: May 2018

03 May 2018

My take on Turkish Politics

Credit: thedefensepost.com Interview conducted by Mr. Seymur Mammadov and published in Russian here: http://eurasia.expert/dlya-ssha-turtsiya-eto-klyuch-k-tsentralnoy-azii-i-blizhnemu-vostoku-ekspert/?sphrase_id=8649   Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that early presidential and parliamentary elections would be held in the country on June 24. Why did Erdogan decide to hold early elections? What’s happening? After the failed coup attempt of July 2016, Erdoğan […]

Geoeconomics • Geopolitics • Geostrategy • Politics • The U.S. • Turkey Leave a comment