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Protecting the status quo: the defense against a Russian color revolution
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2017-12)
This thesis examines Russia's reaction to the recent electoral revolutions and mass protest movements across Europe, the Middle East, and North Africa, all of which the Russians labeled color revolutions. More explicitly, ...
Power and energy : geopolitical aspects of the transnational natural gas pipelines from the Caspian Sea basin to Europe
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2010-06)
This study examines the geopolitical rivalry over control of the Caspian Sea basin natural gas resources and the transportation routes among four world powers--Russia, the European Union, the United States, and China. The ...
Unraveling the Georgian knot the United States, Russia, and Georgia and the new "Great Game" in the Caucasus
(Monterey, CaliforniaNaval Postgraduate School, 2009-12)
The most recent manifestation of a new "Great Game," or a resurgence of interest in the geopolitical competition taking place in the Caucasus, occurred in August 2008 when Russia invaded and occupied parts of the Republic ...
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