Current history, past politics, future communities

Category: Americas

Задржување на бегалските бранови и етничка гетоизација на регионот – тоа е европскиот модел за Балканот

My interview (in Macedonian) with Biljana Vankovska in North Macedonia’s popular daily, Nova Makedonija (This interview in one of North Macedonia’s largest dailies gives a fresh assessment of the situation in Syria and the Near East and reads the behaviours of Russia, Turkey and Iran as a result of the relative decline of the USA

Continue Reading

Trump’s bankrupt Syria policy: civilians will pay the price

Trump’s decision confirms the decline of US power in the Middle East and globally The Trump administration decision to allow Turkey to have a free ride in Rojava, North-East Syria opens the door for new disasters for all, especially the civilians on the ground. More, it confirms the decline of US power in the Middle

Continue Reading

The US-Turkey stand-off in context: the US and the weaponisation of global finance

The US, a declining superpower, is trying to use the power of the dollar as a weapon to punish Turkey and other disobedient actors in the international system. Mainstream pundits and media commentators see the crisis in US-Turkey relations and the collapse of the Turkish currency as a result of Turkey’s refusal to hand over

Continue Reading

© 2020 Vassilis K. Fouskas

Theme by Anders NorenUp ↑