Vladimir Yevseyev, Director of the Center of Socio-Political Studies, thinks that Israeli activity in Gaza is inappropriate. According to the military expert, further worsening of the situation in the region could lead to a humanitarian disaster and the deaths of thousands of people.
Vladimir Yevseyev believes
Vladimir Yevseyev: “Apparently the struggle against Israel will increase”
573 Palestinians and 27 Israeli soldiers have died in the Protective Edge Operation of Israel in the Gaza Strip. Veniamin Popov, the director of the MGIMO Civilization Partnership Center, an ambassador, emphasized that the operation was unjustified. He believes that the operation worsens U.S.-Israeli relations. The ambassador predicts that Arabs will outnumber Jews in the occupied territories next year.
The Georgian parliament has unanimously approved the association agreement with the European Union (EU) during its extraordinary session on July 18. All 123 MPs supported the ratification of the document.
Russia interested in continuing gas deliveries via the territory of Ukraine
Vladimir Yevseyev, head of the Caucasus department at the CIS Institute, commented on the deepening of the conflict between Israel and Palestine. According to the expert, it is important for Israel to focus on a peaceful settlement and negotiations, rather than intensification of military activities.
Vladimir Yevseyev, head of the Caucasus department at the CIS Institute said that nobody will allow the Ukrainian army to invade Russia. The main problem for Russia is the growing stream of refugees.
10,000 soldiers, 80 tanks, 300 armored vehicles, over 100 artillery systems, 20 combat jets, up to 20 combat and transport helicopters are taking part in the military drills in the Agdam and the Barda districts for the third day. Defense Minister Colonel-General Zakir Gasanov is in charge of the training process.
Russian experts explain
Editor-in-chief of the National Strategy Problems magazine, Adzhar Kurtov, and the head of the Caucasus Department of the CIS Institute, Vladimir Yevseyev, speak about Russia’s fears about association between Georgia, Moldova, Ukraine and the EU.
Experts on American interests in Iran and proliferation of nuclear arms
On June 20th the fifth round of talks between the 5+1 (the USA, Russia, the UK, Germany, France, and China) and Iran finished in Vienna. The sides achieved certain progress in development of a text of the agreement, which should be completed by July 20th. Vladimir Yevseyev, the head of the Caucasus Department in the CIS Countries Institute, spoke about the possible consequences of the negotiations for proliferation of nuclear weapons in the world.
Vladimir Yevseyev:"The USA and Iran are ready to sign the agreement, but both sides are interested in a formal character of the document."
Azerbaijan dedicates June to Russia
Russian Minister of Economic Development Alexey Ulyukayev has just visited Azerbaijan. Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin are also scheduled to pay a visit to the Caucasian country soon.According to Vladimir Yevseyev, the head of the Caucasus Department of the CIS Institute, these visits show that bilateral cooperation between the two countries is developing successfully.
Vladimir Yevseyev, the head of the Caucasus Department of the CIS Countries Institute, speaks about the upcoming elections in Syria, which are scheduled for June 3rd. The expert compared the elections in Syria with the elections in Ukraine. He expressed hope that the elections will take place. The presidential elections in Ukraine will be held on May 25th.
The presidential elections are going to be held in Ukraine in a couple of days. Vestnik Kavkaza discussed the coming polls with Ukrainian expert Sergey Slobodchuk and his Russian colleague Vladimir Yevseyev.
Vladimir Yevseyev, the head of the Caucasus Department of the CIS Countries Institute, speaks about the post-election situation in Ukraine and whether the Verkhovna Rada recognizes the elections.
China will strengthen its positions in post-Soviet space