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On Russia, Turkey Pipeline Deal

October 26, 2016 MEO Staff

After kissing and making up from a downed Sukhoi fighter jet over Syria, Russia and Turkey are back to being business partners again. Gazprom and Botas Petroleum agreed on Oct. 10 to push ahead with the so-called [ More … ]

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Russia-Turkey Relations on the Rise

October 13, 2016 MEO Staff

The timing of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s Visit to Turkey – from 10 to 11 Oct. 2016 – is important due to several reasons, including: * First, the Turkish Stream: The gas pipeline is expected [ More … ]

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The United States at Its Weakest

September 30, 2016 MEO Staff

BY: HILAL KAPLAN* Barack Obama’s legacy cannot be read separately from the failure in Syria Russia and Assad forces have been mercilessly bombarding Aleppo for days. About 1,000 people are said to have been killed [ More … ]