Wednesday, 22 August , 2018

Russia

The Battle for Turkey

Turkey's Erdogan says attack on economy no different from attack on flag amid US pressure 20 Aug, 2018 An attack on the Turkish economy is no...

Trying to contain Neocons on Turkey

The U.S. can’t afford to lose Turkey by Matthew Bryza August 15, 2018 President Trump’s decision to double steel and aluminum tariffs on Turkey — and...

The global implications of the Turkish lira crisis

16 August 2018 As the tenth anniversary of the onset of the 2008 global financial crisis approaches, the ongoing turmoil engulfing the Turkish lira sounds...

Turkey raises tariffs on more US imports as diplomatic row escalates

By Alasdair Sandford 15/08/2018 Turkey has increased tariffs on some US imports, including cars, alcohol, and tobacco, as the diplomatic row between Ankara and Washington...

Samir Amin (May 2018) – Financial Globalization: Should China move in?

World acclaimed Marxist thinker Samir Amin dies The financial facets of globalization Globalization has three facets which consist of : (i) free global trade, (ii) free...

Russia Seeks to Use National Currencies in Trade With Turkey –...

13.08.2018 MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia aspires to use national currencies in trade with Turkey but the issue needs to be worked out meticulously, Kremlin spokesman...

Five-nation deal paves way for tapping Caspian riches

Five states sharing Caspian shoreline sign deal on legal status of inland body of water, agreeing to keep it exclusive. 12 Aug 2018 The leaders of...

Kremlin Backs Turkish Plan to Dump the Dollar and Trade in...

Erdogan announced Turkey was preparing to conduct trade through national currencies with China, Russia and Ukraine as ties with the U.S. continue to crumble Aug...

Erdogan says No to Trump’s (and also Neocons-Netanyahu’s) ultimatum

Turkish president rejects US' 'threatening language' President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Washington prefers pastor to its NATO ally By Diyar Guldogan and Nilay Kar Onum 11.08.2018 Turkish President...

The Empire Hits Turkey. Opening the way to Teheran, Cutting Russia...

Currency Crisis in Turkey: Erdogan Calls on Citizens to Sell Dollars and Buy Lira Amidst Collapse in Currency Aug 10, 2018 This has become a...