Tag Archives: the Crimea
Garry R. Moore There has been a lot of political rhetoric from G7 leaders while at the same time, industries in these countries continue to do business with Russia.
Geopolitical Weekly TUESDAY, APRIL 29, 2014 – 03:05 By George Friedman The United States announced new sanctions on seven Russian government officials April 28. A long-used tactic, sanctions can yield unpredictable effects or have no effect at all, depending upon how … Continue reading
The United States has suspended upcoming trade and investment talks with Russia over the situation in Ukraine. Trying to hit Russia economically is supposed to work, right? Guest blogger Garry R. Moore discusses whether or not trade and economic sanctions are actually worth … Continue reading
Guest blogger Garry R. Moore challenges some existing explanations for Russia’s decision to send troops into the Crimea and offers his take to help us understand Russia’s actions. This piece is timely as current events unfold but also as a follow … Continue reading