I have to say that as much as I don't like the direction Trump's foreign policy has gone, there are still plenty of moments of unbridled joy in watching the man work a crowd. His suggestion of allowing Russia back into the G-7 is one of those moments. Trump has a nearly preternatural way of … Continue reading G-6? 7? 8? How About the Gang That Can’t Shoot Straight?
Trump's ceding foreign policy to the neocons has created a new set of problems that are forcing Germany's realignment and possible sanctions relief for Russia.
By taking reunification off the table Zakharchenko guts the neocon narrative that Vladimir Putin is trying to take over the world like they've done with Crimea for the last three years.
Armenia is one of the five members of the Eurasian Economic Union and a dialogue member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), as is its neighbor Azerbaijan. Neither can join fully or even make stronger moves towards membership until Nagorno-Karabakh is settled.