Analysis and Policy

The Petroyuan Is Here and Global Oil Markets Have Reacted Positively

This morning, history was made as China began trading Yuan denominated oil futures contracts on the Shanghai International Energy Exchange. According to Liu Shiyu, the Chairman of the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC), “We have the confidence, determination and ability to build a crude oil futures market with Chinese characteristics, and make due […]

Cambridge Analytica Parent Company Hired By Ukrainian Regime to Spread Fascism in Donbass: Russia Must Sanction Company Immediately

The website of Cambridge Analytica’s parent company, The SCL Group boasts of how the infoterorrist corporation worked to undermine the self-determination of the Donetsk People’s Republic after 2014 by working with the fascist Kiev regime. This amounts to a private company working with an outlaw regime to promote the genocide […]

China Ready to Cooperate With The Philippines as Part of One Belt–One Road

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi has met with the Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano in Beijing to discuss bilateral relations. The productive meeting saw both sides retain commitments to bilateral endeavours in a variety of areas, while China formally invited The Philippines to become a cooperative partner in […]

Turkey And US Both Deny Reaching Agreement on Operation Olive Branch as Relations Continue to Plummet

When outgoing US Secretary of State met Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on the 16th of February, it was said that on the 19th of March, the two countries would hold further discussions regarding some sort of agreement on the US disarming Kurdish YPG/PKK militants in Manbij, the Syrian city that […]

Syria and Iran Are Both Militarily Stronger Than They Were in 2007 While “Israel” is Weaker and More Internally Divided

The “Israeli” regime today admitted responsibility for an act of war upon the sovereign territory of the Syrian Arab Republic in 2007. While the regime blacked-out media reports at the time, many independent outlets indicated that “Israeli” planes bombed a military site that was under construction in the eastern Syrian […]