Caucasus

Caucasus: A Clash Of Imperial Dreams

Authored by Amir Taheri via The Gatestone Institute, As the dust settles after the latest fighting in Transcaucasia we may be witnessing the shaping of a bigger disaster involving more parts of the Western Asian arch of instability spanning from the Caspian Basin to the Mediterranean. Pictured: Erdogan (right) with Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev on…

Putin In Rare Rebuke To Erdogan: Stop Sending Mercenaries To Caucasus 

It’s been an ‘open secret’ even making its way into mainstream media in the West that Turkey has been overseeing the transfer of hundreds or possibly thousands of foreign jihadists from occupied territories in northern Syria to the war in Nagorno-Karabakh, particularly from Idlib and nearby border areas.¬† In a rare direct rebuke of Erdogan’s…