• 4 minutes Energy Armageddon
  • 6 minutes How Far Have We Really Gotten With Alternative Energy
  • 10 minutes Russia Says Europe Will Struggle To Replace Its Oil Products
  • 26 mins Reality catching up with EV forecasts
  • 10 days "Natural Gas Price Fundamental Daily Forecast – Grinding Toward Summer Highs Despite Huge Short Interest" by James Hyerczyk & REUTERS on NatGas
  • 4 days 87,000 new IRS agents, higher taxes, and a massive green energy slush fund... "Here Are The Winners And Losers In The 'Inflation Reduction Act'"-ZeroHedge
  • 9 days A Somewhat Realistic View of the Near Future for Electric Vehicles Worldwide
Georgia Becomes A Regional Trading Hub

Georgia Becomes A Regional Trading Hub

Statistics show Georgia’s South Caucasus…

String Of Deals Highlights Russia's Waning Central Asian Influence

String Of Deals Highlights Russia's Waning Central Asian Influence

The relationship between Kyrgyzstan and…


North Korea Is Becoming A Big Problem For China’s Geopolitical Ambitions

Feb 03, 2023 at 11:18 | The Jamestown Foundation

The existential North Korean nuclear and missile threats negatively impact the Asia-Pacific security environment for the United States, South Korea, Japan and Australia. In response, these countries have…

Iran-Azerbaijan Relations Under Stress Following Embassy Attack

Feb 03, 2023 at 10:22 | RFE/RL staff

A gunman stormed the Azerbaijani Embassy in Tehran on January 27, killing one guard and wounding two others. Iran said the attack was motivated by personal reasons, but…

Explained: The Sweden-Turkey NATO Stalemate

Feb 03, 2023 at 09:55 | The Jamestown Foundation

The Turkish government insists that Sweden significantly change its permissive approach to the Partiya Karkaren Kurdistan (PKK, or Kurdish Workers’ Party) and other anti-Turkey…

Why Russia Is Failing To Gain Influence In Africa

Feb 02, 2023 at 10:18 | The Jamestown Foundation

The broad coalition built last week for supplying main battle tanks to Ukraine signifies a new surge in strengthening the unity of the US-led Western alliance, and Russia…

South Korea Reinforces Its Position In European Defense Market

Feb 02, 2023 at 10:06 | The Jamestown Foundation

The recently established military relationship between South Korea and Poland is a multidimensional phenomenon, reaching beyond security in its traditional meaning. In fact, large-scale arms contracts are almost…

String Of Deals Highlights Russia's Waning Central Asian Influence

Feb 02, 2023 at 09:21 | RFE/RL staff

In a speech at the signing of a historic border agreement between Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan in Bishkek, Uzbek leader Shavkat Mirziyoev heaped praise on his Kyrgyz counterpart, Sadyr…

Space Politics: A Battle For Lunar Minerals Is Unfolding

Feb 01, 2023 at 09:00 | Haley Zaremba

Space has been commercialized. It’s now being militarized. Next could it be colonized? Some experts think we’re on track for an all-out space race between the United States…

How Will Western Tanks Transform The Battlefield In Ukraine?

Jan 30, 2023 at 10:11 | RFE/RL staff

Leopard 2 and Abrams tanks pledged by the West will give Ukraine a substantial boost in its fight against invading Russian forces, but numbers are a key factor…

Ukraine’s Economy Likely To Shrink Further In 2023

Jan 27, 2023 at 08:32 | The Jamestown Foundation

Russia’s re-invasion of Ukraine in February 2022 took a heavy toll on the Ukrainian economy. Moscow focused on destroying the Russian-speaking industrial heartland in the southeast, displacing millions…

EU Expands Role In South Caucus With Armenia-Azerbaijan Border Mission

Jan 27, 2023 at 08:20 | Eurasianet

The EU will deploy a 100-strong monitoring mission to Armenia's border with Azerbaijan for a term of two years, a more robust version of an

A Watershed Moment For Turkey

Jan 26, 2023 at 23:09 | Editorial Dept

With Turkish presidential and parliamentary elections now set for May 14th—a month earlier than originally planned—who will effectively challenge Erdogan? We will find out in February when the…

Can China Mend Its Ties With The West?

Jan 26, 2023 at 09:06 | RFE/RL staff

China is aiming to improve relations with the West, particularly its ties with Europe, which have been hurt by Beijing's support for Russia throughout Moscow's invasion of Ukraine.…

How China Is Transforming Africa’s Economies

Jan 26, 2023 at 08:51 | ZeroHedge

In 2000, China was the leading source of imports for only a few African countries: Sudan, Gambia, Benin and Djibouti. But as Statista's Martin Armstrong…

Iran’s Weapon Exports Are Becoming A Big Problem For The West

Jan 24, 2023 at 09:14 | The Jamestown Foundation

As Russia’s war against Ukraine approaches its second year, several news outlets have reported that Moscow is eyeing two Iranian missile systems in particular as solutions to its…

Georgia To Restart Anaklia Deep-Sea Port Project

Jan 23, 2023 at 08:58 | The Jamestown Foundation

In all likelihood, the Georgian government has decided to seriously deal with the project of constructing the strategically important deep-sea Port of Anaklia, which was suspended in 2020…

Zelensky: Blockades Still Hindering Grain Exports From Black Sea

Jan 23, 2023 at 08:36 | RFE/RL staff

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy has called for the removal of obstructions that he said continue to disrupt food exports from his country's Black Sea ports. Speaking…

Georgia Becomes A Regional Trading Hub

Jan 20, 2023 at 09:52 | Eurasianet

Over the past year, Georgia recorded significant growth in trade turnover with neighboring Armenia and Azerbaijan. As it expands its role as a trading hub, it is being…

Armenia And Azerbaijan Deadlocked In Talks Over Key Corridor

Jan 20, 2023 at 09:37 | Eurasianet

In the background of Azerbaijan’s ongoing blockade of the only road in and out of Nagorno-Karabakh lies the fate of another critical transportation route: the would-be “Zangezur Corridor.” In the…

South Korea Gains Market Share As Arms Exporter

Jan 19, 2023 at 09:29 | The Jamestown Foundation

Russia’s large-scale war against Ukraine has become a game-changer for the architecture of international security—and not only from a regional perspective. Most recently, it provided a window of…

The Global Energy Crisis Is Redrawing Geopolitical Maps

Jan 18, 2023 at 08:15 | Haley Zaremba

We are currently living through a “global energy crisis of unprecedented depth and complexity,” according to this year’s annual energy outlook from the…


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