Tag: geopolitics

51 Why do Mauritius passport holders have such easy visa access to so many countries? 2018-01-07T20:18:46.070

47 Is there a strong legal guarantee that the U.S. can give to another country that it won't attack them? 2019-07-07T14:45:06.220

32 Why and since when did Russia stop integrating itself into the Western community? 2016-05-18T20:57:56.787

30 Why is Japan trying to have a better relationship with Iran? 2019-06-25T01:35:05.597

30 Is it usual to make significant geo-political statements immediately before leaving office? 2021-01-20T09:21:20.327

27 Why does Russia try to prevent Ukraine from getting closer to the EU? 2013-12-17T21:44:47.067

22 Why don't signatories of Budapest Memorandum on Security Assurances (except Russia) protect Ukraine with force? 2015-03-07T14:08:55.123

20 Why do governments still assume that "the more land, the better"? 2015-09-09T13:41:46.237

19 How exactly are further sanctions meant to prevent North Korea from continuing their nuclear program? 2017-09-18T15:38:52.957

15 Why has the US not been more assertive in confronting Russia in recent years? 2019-03-29T14:52:16.197

14 Why is there a thin red line showing as a border in Georgia in Google Earth? 2017-04-07T20:44:44.190

13 What is the evidence for the Russian interference in the US 2016 election? What are the known facts? 2018-09-14T17:49:20.460

12 Why didn't the USA take measures to stop China from becoming the new superpower whilst it could? 2014-12-07T19:39:49.377

12 Why did Russia start its aggression against Ukraine after the Ukrainian unrest from 2013-2014? 2015-02-25T09:24:27.777

12 In which case is separatism considered legitimate? 2015-07-14T02:19:48.693

12 Why does Russia hold hard on keeping Chechnya? 2016-09-14T11:59:24.297

12 Does the US President have the ability to blanket prohibit trade with entire countries? 2018-06-10T20:24:43.710

12 Why does the US seem to have a rather low economic interest in Africa? 2019-07-08T07:26:32.200

10 Does it make sense for Jordan & Egypt to annex Gaza and the West Bank? 2014-08-08T07:16:22.507

10 What has been the result (so far) of the new US sanctions on Iran? 2019-08-08T10:36:32.887

9 What is the accepted Libertarian defense against despots? 2015-02-24T16:20:33.270

9 Why won't the U.S. government end all fuel subsidies? 2019-09-12T00:38:41.910

8 Why hasn't the UN invoked "Uniting for Peace" in Syria? 2013-09-16T22:26:55.590

8 US relationship with Saudi Arabia 2015-07-03T01:19:52.133

8 How does official Russian strategy view Turkey from military standpoint? 2017-09-12T13:46:07.773

8 Why can't the U.S. stop drug production in Afghanistan? 2018-04-10T07:15:18.613

8 Why does the U.S. oppose the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project? 2018-05-20T03:53:06.427

8 Why is Iran determined by U.S. as the biggest state sponsor of terror in the world today? 2018-09-27T05:47:39.163

8 Why won't the U.S. sign a peace treaty with North Korea? 2019-07-06T09:43:43.260

8 How can we objectively measure the perception of truthfulness of different governments? 2020-03-19T09:12:48.880

7 Is there any resource which tracks the accuracy of Stratfor's predictions/forecasts? 2013-03-27T15:16:53.090

7 Is the success of Chinese economic model in Africa a threat to Western interests? 2019-07-20T00:55:04.393

7 Did any country indicate support for Armenia in the ongoing conflict with Azerbaijan? Do they have any potential allies? 2020-09-30T21:42:44.050

6 Is there evidence that the Mercator Projection map leads to real European colonial tendencies? 2012-12-27T15:07:05.797

6 Is there anything suggesting NATO is just waiting for the winter to end before acting in Crimea? 2014-03-09T18:13:24.163

6 What is the difference between developed countries and developing countries? 2014-09-27T22:07:33.770

6 What has been Russia's response to the US strikes on Syria? 2018-04-17T17:47:20.337

6 Why would US NOT sanction Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi's possible killing? 2018-10-17T12:26:24.797

6 Yemen - why isn't the West distancing itself from the blockade? 2018-10-19T00:43:39.090

6 What if any are the impacts of negative interest rates on the life of an average citizen in a first world country? 2019-09-04T17:06:17.343

5 How can the impact of changing the Brazilian capital be analyzed? 2015-04-11T16:37:23.553

5 How many cities around the world has been successfully applied the ISO 37120 standard? 2016-03-10T23:02:24.587

5 Why is Oman interested in diplomatic relationship with Israel and vice versa? 2018-10-28T10:08:00.443

4 Why would an empire always be in search of an enemy (related to Gore Vidal quote)? 2015-08-22T07:40:31.457

4 What is Donald Trump's official position on the Syrian civil war? 2016-12-09T18:34:36.440

4 Is there a reliable English translation of "Foundations of Geopolitics" by Aleksandr Dugin? 2017-10-05T07:35:37.023

4 What effect will Euro purchases of Iranian crude by Europe have on US foreign policy? 2018-05-16T10:14:59.033

4 Gilgit-Baltistan is disputed territory, then how is it that Pakistan administers that area? 2018-09-06T05:15:21.700

4 Why is China trying to develop Africa? 2019-06-29T19:23:38.317

4 Why does the U.S. keep pushing "the debt trap" narrative in Africa when China is not the major source of debt distress in Africa? 2019-09-20T12:39:18.213

4 Does the M4 highway in Syria reside entirely in the initially announced Turkish "safe zone"? 2019-10-14T02:41:24.637

4 Does US foreign policy also try to use media outlets as "soft power" in the Eastern Europe? 2019-10-28T18:02:54.927

3 How responsible is Ukraine for allowing civil planes to fly over a war zone? 2014-07-18T22:25:20.527

3 Can a country take over another? 2015-05-08T16:21:21.960

3 Why is China opposed to India's membership in Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG)? 2016-06-13T18:13:18.923

3 Statistics on NAFTA and job loss? 2016-07-30T17:23:16.440

3 What makes a country need a "Strong Authoritarian" state? 2016-11-22T01:46:46.060

3 Will a "debt trap" be an effective measure to increase the geopolitical influence of a nation? 2018-03-14T19:05:15.037

3 Can Twitter actions be treated as a political censorship? 2019-08-20T11:29:21.160

3 Why is China the only country that build infrastructure for natural resources rights? 2019-09-06T23:31:12.860

3 Which, if any, EU28 countries have expressed opposition to the creation of a European Security Council? 2020-10-13T18:07:52.810

2 How reliable / respected are George Friedman / Stratfor's interpretations of geopolitics? 2015-03-16T14:24:41.333

2 Where lies the line of legitimacy between which actions by nations are accepted by world community or actively opposed? 2015-08-05T13:34:27.197

2 Why is the 'Polarity of Power' thesis less relevant and meaningful in the present architecture of 'Balance of Power' 2016-01-19T05:28:03.500

2 Linking of rivers in India 2017-08-16T09:20:59.227

2 How is the dispute of EEZ of nations resolved? 2018-03-24T09:44:02.510

2 Trump's pre-election claims. How many are in progress? 2018-06-20T11:00:09.973

2 To what extent did Dilma Rousseff's impeachment increase Jair Bolsonaro's chances to be president? 2018-10-15T13:24:10.147

2 Why is the U.S. wary of the Belt and Road initiative? 2019-05-23T01:35:15.650

2 Why did Italy decide to join the Belt and Road Initiative when other European countries were initially against it? 2019-05-25T00:38:59.670

2 India and China's trade future with Iran 2019-06-18T05:32:05.300

2 Did the USA violate the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty? 2019-08-21T07:59:09.870

2 Do we have a political term for the situation when a weak country milks from two stronger countries which are enemies of each other? 2020-11-25T05:45:59.903

2 Why did Saudi-Arabia not launch its own nuclear program in response to Iran’s? 2020-12-30T14:16:47.937

1 How was arranging the trade of POW Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl for five detainees possible without “negotiating with terrorists”? 2014-06-16T19:43:32.960

1 Countries with loose regulations 2015-05-02T20:34:43.293

1 domestic vs abroad power usa 2016-01-25T20:33:52.517

1 What are politicians working towards? 2016-04-05T07:14:48.467

1 What's does the US hope to gain in Syria..? 2016-07-13T19:17:25.767

1 Why are Justin Trudeau and Benjamin Netanyahu meeting with Bollywood actors? 2018-02-21T11:51:51.943

1 Why China didn't annex Sikkim to incorporate it as a Chinese state? 2018-03-10T21:36:47.707

1 What is the name of the Feminist Zionist Atheist woman who was interviewed on BBC on June 15th 2018? 2018-06-17T15:23:30.980

1 U.S. and Turkey geopolitical relationship 2019-03-24T05:53:30.413

1 How will Russia benefit geopolitically from the current chilling of the relation between the EU and the U.S.? 2019-05-23T01:28:44.773

1 What is the reason for extreme antisemitism among Muslims? 2019-07-07T04:20:41.237

1 Which countries form the G8 and why? 2019-08-28T18:37:12.340

1 Why has the US not ratified the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty? 2019-09-20T10:54:09.397

1 Is it true that the US has stepped into foreign conflicts mostly under Democratic presidents? 2020-09-03T11:20:53.977

0 Japan, USA and the new Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank 2015-04-19T22:28:44.473

0 Is the American government threatening Iran with war? 2018-05-24T21:58:45.280

0 Are there benefits to war? 2018-09-03T03:16:47.953

0 Is there a modern-day political definition of first / second / third worlds which resembles the original most similarly? 2019-05-15T07:11:00.617

0 Is the US securing oil fields illegal under the International Law? 2019-10-22T10:11:11.727

0 At what point is emitting economic sanctions against a country an act of war? 2019-11-25T22:39:21.330

0 Could the CCP have disclosed the COVID-19 pandemic much earlier as the U.S. claims? 2020-04-20T05:25:13.237

-1 What if North Koreans accidentally shot a South Korean? 2017-11-25T00:09:05.767

-1 As of 2018, why did Putin get involved in Syria? 2018-05-17T23:46:07.463

-2 Is the ideology of middle eastern immigrants incompatible with western civilization? 2015-11-19T16:15:13.707

-2 Why would the US want a peace treaty in the Korean peninsula? 2018-04-27T10:37:00.303