Igor SHUMEYKO

Journalist, writer and historian. Member of Russian Union of Writers

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Polish Fronde in Europe

Once the Law and Justice Party (PiS) took power in Poland, relations between the new Polish government and the European Union started getting complicated...

Has Realpolitik Arrived to Middle East?

The Vienna meeting on Syria could have produced unexpected results or no results at all. The first success was achieved at the stage of forming «the chosen group of powers» invited to discuss the issue. After four years of...

Autumn 2015: End of Arab Spring

In the speech Russian President Vladimir Putin delivered to the UN General Assembly on Sept. 28, his conclusion regarding the misfortunes that have befallen Syria and the entire Middle East was extremely harsh: there is and has been...

Jeremy Corbyn vs. “Bush’s poodle”

After the leader of the British Labour Party was elected on Sept. 12, observers described the situation with platitudes such as “putting a good face on a bad matter,” but frankly, “putting a bad face on a terrible...