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Averting a new natural gas crisis

Averting a new natural gas crisis

By Constantinos Hadjistassou The announcement of a dry well at the “Onasagoras” prospect was like a bolt out of the blue. This was partly due to the high expectations cultivated around the discovery of potentially vast quantities of natural gas. Meanwhile the collapse in oil prices complicates matters even more if you consider that drilling

Is Turkey a Liability or an Asset? #JournalofDiplo

  – December 21, 2014    Posted in: American Foreign Policy, Middle East   Turkey, counting on US support—for strategic and security reasons in the Balkans, the Caucasus region, the Middle East and the Eastern Mediterranean—has assumed a “master of the world” mentality. Over the years, President Erdogan’s behavior is increasingly becoming more and more