Vladimir Putin and Northeastern Passage Development

Vladimir Putin and Northeastern Passage Development

On Tuesday, United States Secretary of State John Kerry traveled to Moscow to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin. The two discussed the continuing efforts to enforce the Minsk Agreement and the war in Syria. However, another key issue that is developing between Putin and the world is the use of the Northeastern Passage.  This […]

Vladimir Putin and Alexander Dugin’s War of Ideas

Vladimir Putin and Alexander Dugin’s War of Ideas

As tensions continue in Eastern Europe, some are digging deeper into the ideas that are the driving force behind Russian President Vladimir Putin and his colleagues. Recently, Balrus’ President Alexander Lukanshenko commented in an interview with Bloomberg that he was relieved not to be the last European dictator citing Putin as his malignant successor. In […]

Petro Poroshenko Draws Even More Controversy

Petro Poroshenko Draws Even More Controversy

A recent poll which was observed in Ukraine revealed that almost 60 percent of the citizens of that country are unhappy with their current president, Petro Poroshenko. His low approval rating hardly comes as a surprise to many. Having been granted his role as President of Ukraine in June of last year, his reign has […]