WTI Crude

Loading...

Brent Crude

Loading...

Natural Gas

Loading...

Gasoline

Loading...

Heating Oil

Loading...

Rotate device for more commodity prices

The Jamestown Foundation

The Jamestown Foundation

Contributor since: 17 Dec 2014

The Jamestown Foundation

Biography

Founded in 1984, The Jamestown Foundation is an independent, non-partisan research institution dedicated to providing timely information concerning critical political and strategic developments in China, Russia, Eurasia and the world of terrorism. Jamestown produces three periodic publications: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Terrorism Monitor and China Brief. Jamestown research and analysis is available to the public free of charge via Jamestown’s website, www.jamestown.org.

Latest articles from The Jamestown Foundation

  • Ukraine Aims To Join European Power Grid

    Published 15 July 2017 | viewed 3,882 times

    The Ukrainian state operator of power transmission lines, Ukrenergo, signed an agreement on June 28 with the European Network of Transmission System Operators for Electricity…

  • Middle East Tensions Put China In A Difficult Position

    Published 08 July 2017 | viewed 7,530 times

    On June 5, Saudi Arabia announced it was cutting diplomatic ties with Qatar and closing its land border in response to Qatar “supporting terrorism.” Bahrain,…

  • Armenia To Choose Between Energy Diversification And Loyalty To Russia

    Published 01 July 2017 | viewed 9,182 times

    In mid-June, the CEO of Russia’s gas monopolist Gazprom, Alexei Miller, paid a spontaneous visit to Yerevan, where he met with Armenia’s Prime Minister Karen…

  • Russian Cyber Strength Pushes EU Into The Modern Era

    Published 25 June 2017 | viewed 9,861 times

    On June 14, during the first international Global Cybersecurity Summit, in Kyiv, the secretary of the Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council, Oleksandr Turchynov, stated…

  • Is Russia Overextending Itself In The Middle East?

    Published 18 June 2017 | viewed 10,794 times

    Russia’s best chances to claim a prominent role in the Middle East usually come amidst a regional escalation of tensions. But the confluence of diplomatic…

  • Ukraine Says No To Russian Coal, Gas – Favors Nuclear Power

    Published 20 May 2017 | viewed 9,660 times

    In spite of a blockade on shipments of anthracite coal from occupied Donbas to Ukrainian thermal power plants (TPPs) since this past winter, the country…

  • Is China Overreaching In Its Global Power Play?

    Published 13 May 2017 | viewed 5,476 times

    Despite the tough challenges facing the Chinese economy, President and “core leader” Xi Jinping is going ahead with ambitious plans to project Chinese power worldwide…

  • Olive Trees vs Pipelines: Will The TAP Pipeline Ever Be Completed?

    Published 30 April 2017 | viewed 5,043 times

    On April 6, Italy’s Lazio Regional Administrative Court (LRAC) suspended the environmental impact permit for the Trans-Adriatic Pipeline (TAP), which would have allowed for the…

  • LNG Brings Russia And China Closer

    Published 15 April 2017 | viewed 6,813 times

    Since 2001, Russian-Chinese relations have been largely grounded in security issues, both military and economic. The former is a shared perception of an increasingly aggressive…

  • Moldova Picks Ukraine Over Russia In New Energy Deal

    Published 08 April 2017 | viewed 16,826 times

    Ukraine’s DTEK Trading, owned by Rinat Akhmetov, and Moldova’s state-owned intermediary, Energocom, signed a one-year contract, on April 1, for the supply of electricity to…

  • Sanctions Not Slowing Russian Arctic Ambitions

    Published 02 April 2017 | viewed 6,322 times

    The director of the Russian transport ministry’s Department of Maritime and River Transportation, Vitalii Klyuyev, spoke, on March 24, at the “LNG [liquefied natural gas]…

  • Tensions Grow In The Southern Gas Corridor

    Published 01 April 2017 | viewed 7,539 times

    Europe’s longest running conflict was reactivated in Karabakh on February 25, with cease-fire violations along the line of contact. The skirmishes lasted a few days…

  • Can Israeli Natural Gas Reach Europe?

    Published 03 December 2016 | viewed 11,442 times

    Israeli Ambassador to Azerbaijan, Dan Stav, announced, on November 6, that his country was “considering the possibility to transport its natural gas to Europe via…

  • The Niger Delta Oil Wars Are Unlikely To End Soon

    Published 22 October 2016 | viewed 9,225 times

    The Nigerian government announced in August that it had resumed amnesty payments to former militants in the Niger Delta, many of them members of the…

  • The Oil Crash Nightmare For Kazakhstan

    Published 16 October 2016 | viewed 12,069 times

    The latest meeting of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) in Algeria, on September 28, brought some relief to producers, with the price of…

  • Post Coup: Gazprom Still Eager To Complete Turkish Stream

    Published 05 August 2016 | viewed 8,089 times

    On June 27, Russian President Vladimir Putin received a letter from President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdo?an, expressing Turkey’s willingness to restore ties with Russia…

  • NATO Energy Security Threatened By Karabakh Conflict

    Published 28 May 2016 | viewed 7,149 times

    The periodic escalation of violence in and around the separatist Azerbaijani territory of Karabakh routinely raises concerns about this conflict’s threat to regional energy security…

  • Russia Fights To Maintain Energy Dominance In The Caucasus

    Published 23 January 2016 | viewed 4,705 times

    Tbilisi and Moscow’s negotiations over the expansion of Russian Gazprom’s share of the Georgian energy market heightened the political fever in the country over the…

  • Russia And Turkey: Teetering On The Brink

    Published 05 December 2015 | viewed 10,928 times

      (Source: BBC News)The Russian state-run propaganda machine is currently fanning anti-Turkish vitriol full-time. Economic ties between Russia and Turkey are being effectively severed, while…

  • Russia Is Still Limited In What It Can Achieve In Syria

    Published 16 October 2015 | viewed 6,215 times

    The Russian air bombing campaign in Syria began on September 30, with about 20 sorties a day. The bombing drastically increased on October 8, to…

Oilprice - The No. 1 Source for Oil & Energy News