Power of Diplomacy and Partnership at Vladivostok

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Strategic Culture Power of Diplomacy and Partnership at Vladivostok September 6, 2019 © Photo: Kremlin.ru Several nations attended the annual Eastern Economic Forum this week in Vladivostok. The gathering shows the power of diplomacy and partnership for multilateral development. If only Western powers could learn. All the more so because many of the nations attending …

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Donald Trump’s Kim Summit Yo-Yo ALEXANDER MERCOURIS

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Donald Trump’s dithering over whether to meet Kim Jong-un damages the US’s leverage by ALEXANDER MERCOURIS May 27, 2018, 15:05463 Views The episode of the ‘on/off’ Kim-Trump summit provides a further stark example of the fact that Donald Trump, 16 months into his Presidency, remains an amateur. The first thing to say is that Donald Trump may have …

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Russian-Chinese Joint Statement on Korean Conflict (full text and analysis)

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Kim Jong-un gets what he wants: By ALEANDER MERCOURIS 3 hours ago  Joint Russian-Chinese statement on Korean conflict recognises North Korea’s ‘justified concerns’, opposes military action, and effectively rules out across-the-board sanctions. Since this document is not easy to find, I set out the full text with the key points highlighted The Russian Federation and the People’s …

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