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Prospects of a Multipolar World and the Role of Emerging Economies

By Dr. Kalim Siddiqui I. Introduction When we look at economic data on trade and output growth, there seems to be an economic shift gradually taking...

Where’s the Risk? Global Intelligence for Business Decision-Making

Interview with Alexander Sehmer, Falanx Assynt's Director for Geopolitical Intelligence With the complexities of today’s international political scene, keeping abreast of developments and understanding their...

Beirut – Accident or “New” Bomb Blast?

A drone picture shows the scene of an explosion at the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon, August 5, 2020. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla) Source. By Peter...

“Third Wave” of Covid-19 Impact Exacerbates Emerging Market Crisis

By Chan Kung and Wei Hongxu The spread of the Covid-19 pandemic in Europe and the United States tends to ease and some countries have...

The Long Reach of U.S. Sanctions in Contested Energy Projects

By Leigh Hansson, Brett Hillis, Alexander Brandt, Noah Jaffe, and Eli Rymland-Kelly In light of recent U.S. sanctions bills which targeted gas pipelines in the Baltic...

The Story of Trump’s Perilous Iran Escalation

By Dan Steinbock                                                           The Trump assassination of major general Qasem Soleimani reflects regime change efforts - withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal, new...

Hong Kong – Pure Western Insanity

By Peter Koenig The impunity with which the US aggresses Hong Kong is insane. Equally or more insane is western media coverage of what is...

Houthi Attack on Saudi Oil Fields – a False Flag?

By Peter Koenig On Saturday morning, September 14, 2019, a few drones – were they drones or long-range missiles? – hit the Saudis...

Iran – Seizure of a British Tanker – more than Tit for Tat

By Peter Koenig The British-flagged tanker “Steno Impero”, heading for Saudi Arabia, was seized on Friday, 19 July 2019, by the Islamic Revolutionary...

Germany vs. Iran – Has Germany Sold Out to the Devil?

By Peter Koenig Madame Angela Merkel – the head of Europe’s strongest economy, of the leader of the European Union, said that there...