Articles by: Lia Ibragimova

Russia and her friends: Kazakhstan

Russia and her friends: Kazakhstan

September 23, 2014 at 8:36 AM

Given Putin’s treatement of Ukraine, do Russia’s allies have cause for concern?     The president of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev has been showing signs of engaging in ethnopolitics to preserve the state’s sovereignty. The practice of ethnopolitics has been applied by leaders throughout centuries. It implies theRead More

Source: The Telegraph

Eastern Europe: The competition re-initiated

July 28, 2014 at 5:28 AM

Author’s Foreword regarding the scenario on Eastern Europe : This article would be about the competing policies of Russia and the EU towards their shared neighborhood: Eastern Europe. Thereby recent efforts will be outlined of the two regional powers in including countries such as Armenia, Georgia, Moldova and the UkraineRead More