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FOR THE PAST 2 YEARS, ARMENIA HAS ONLY PRETENDED TO THINK ABOUT THE PEACE

Champ de mines au Haut-Karabakh

Anastasia Lavrina, political analyst, journalist Over the past few months, the situation in the South Caucasus region has begun to change rapidly. Great powers, countries of Asia and Europe, express their desire to strengthen and develop relations with Azerbaijan. The reliability and desire of Baku to develop a peace agenda in the region has attracted wide attention. After all, immediately after the end of the 44-day Patriotic war, Azerbaijan made a proposal to Armenia to sign a peace treaty. Hiding behind a peaceful agenda, Armenia …

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AZERBAIJAN TAUGHT ANOTHER LESSON TO ARMENIA

Anastasia Lavrina Almost two years have passed since the beginning of the Patriotic War in September 2020 in response to a large-scale provocation by the Armenian armed forces, which ended in a resounding victory for Azerbaijan and the restoration of the country’s territorial integrity. However, Armenia failed to learn the lesson and never learned to live in peace with its neighbors. Provocations in the zone of responsibility of Russian peacekeepers in the Karabakh region of Azerbaijan, as well as on the official border, continue. Azerbaijani …

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WAR IN UKRAINE AND ENERGY CRISIS: AZERBAIJAN TO THE RESCUE OF EUROPE

The President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, announced on Monday an agreement with Azerbaijan to double “in a few years” the imports of gas from the European Union from Azerbaijan. “The EU is turning to more reliable energy suppliers. I am in Azerbaijan today to sign a new agreement. Our goal: to double Azerbaijan’s gas deliveries to the EU within a few years. (This country) will be an essential partner for our security of supply and on the way to climate neutrality,” …

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KAZAKHSTAN: A SUCCESS STORY IN NORTHERN CENTRAL ASIA 

By Karim IFRAKDr. Karim IFRAK is an Islamologist and codicologist specializing in the geopolitics of the Muslim worlds.    __________________________________________ Kazakhstan, a former Soviet republic, is a country in the north of Central Asia at the junction of Europe and Asia. As big as 5 times France, it shares its borders with Russia in the north, China in the east, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and Turkmenistan in the south. Bordered by the Caspian Sea to the west (1,894 km of coast) and the Aral Sea to the south-west (1,070 …

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WHAT FUTURE FOR DUBAI?

The emergence of an economic power Imagine a country made of sand. No fossil resources, no rare metals, just sand… and the sea. And that changes everything. This geography, once just conducive to fishing and pearl farming, took on a whole new value when, at the beginning of the 20th century, the Persian Gulf became, thanks to the discovery of hydrocarbons, a crossroads of international trade. This is what the chief of a tribe reigning over Dubai, a small coastal village living, at the time, …

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THE MYSTERIES OF DUBAI

Bastakiya - Dubai

Dubai, the city of all excesses, infinite towers, sprawling business, limitless money, « lifted » face influencers, and Emiratis driving 2 million euros carriages… What if I told you that this is all just a facade? Emiratis don’t have only 1000 meter high towers. Their roots also have the same depth. In the medina of Marrakech, you have to know how to cross the door set in a cracked wall to discover the opulent richness of a sumptuous Riad. Here, you sometimes just have to push a …

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LETTER-APPEAL FROM AZERBAJANIS FROM ARMENIA, MEMBERS OF THE AZERBAIJANI DIASPORA IN FRANCE

The exodus of Azeris from Armenia in 1987 To Madame Audrey Azoulay,Director-General of UNESCO  Paris, February 21 2022  Subject : Letter-appeal from Azerbaijanis from Armenia, members of the Azerbaijani diaspora in France, in Europe and Azerbaijan’s supporters to Madame Audrey Azoulay, Director-General of UNESCO.  Y/Ref.: UNESCO missions to Azerbaijan and Armenia.J/d: Non-exhaustive list of Azerbaijani cultural heritage in Armenia (in alphabetical order). ASP: ZS (CF/E-1479) FOLLOW-UP LETTER n°1L 026 909 5190 7 Anticipated by email to <dg@unesco.org>, <odg-dir@unesco.org>, <dg.secretariat@unesco.org> Madame Director-General,  In our capacity as Azerbaijanis from Armenia, members …

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THE MUSLIM AND CHRISTIAN WORLDS : 15 CENTURIES OF DIALOG

Dr. Karim IFRAK is an Islamologist specializing in the geopolitics of the Muslim worlds Pope Francis and the Grand Imam of al-Azhar (Egypt), in Abu Dhabi in 2019 It would be disregarding Islam, although this is generally the case, to reduce it to these radical, excessively minority components, although they dominate media spaces and political discourse. Components involved, most often directly, as well as without their knowledge, in the disfiguration of the image of Islam and Muslims. As for the actors of the violence, al-Qaeda …

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