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Natural Gas Prices Plunge As Putin Promises More Supply

Oil price.com Natural gas futures mercifully slipped 10% on Wednesday after Russian President Vladimir Putin promised that the gas-rich nation would send more natural gas to Europe. Gas prices are still twice as high as they were last month. On Tuesday, natural gas futures had settled at a high not seen in more than a […]

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Turkey and Russia Transforming Relations- Flashback

This one from Nov 2020 is available via the wayback machine- The previous report set me off in search of my old material Link–

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Erdogan’s Turkey & Putin’s Russia are seeking closer ties out of sheer pragmatism

Finally someone else can see what has been obvious for years. Or should have been obvious? You don’t have to a fan of either of these political leaders to understand they’ve been working in a very pragamatic fashion for some time now.. By Tarik Cyril Amar, a historian at Koç University in Istanbul working on […]

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2018 to 2021: Idlib Cooperation Damascus and HTS

In 2018 a series of reports were published at my old residence: Via the wayback machine This thought line was considered heretical to many. Not quite sure why, really? Other then so many idealized an all out blood bath because of their own blood lust/ideas of retribution they couldn’t or wouldn’t consider an alternative. Me, […]

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Erdogan’s visit to Russia being prepared, says Kremlin

TASS MOSCOW, September 20. /TASS/. A visit by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to Russia for talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin is being prepared, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Monday. “Indeed, a working visit by Turkish President Erdogan to the Russian Federation is being prepared,” the Russian presidential spokesman confirmed. As the Kremlin […]

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Libyan Warlord Haftar Hires Ex Clinton Aide Lanny Davis and Ex Republican Leader Bob Livingston, to Lobby Washington

How very “bipartisan” of him.- WSJ (can’t be read entirely) “A Russian-backed warlord (??) vying for power in Libya has hired a one-time senior aide to President Bill Clinton and a former Republican lawmaker to lead a nearly $1 million effort to lobby the Biden administration for political support, documents show” Personally speaking I’ve never […]

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After Withdrawal: How China, Turkey, and Russia Will Respond to the Taliban

Considering the hasty advance of the Taliban in Afghanistan it has to be understood that there is support on the ground for this group and it’s leadership among the mass populace. The US did nothing to impede this re establishment from taking place likely because they have their own reasons for staying out of the […]

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