Every person interested in International Relations knows the best-seller “The clash o civilizations and the remaking of World Order” published by Samuel Huntington in 1996. Nowadays, when Ukraine has it’s own well known problems and when the emergence of the ISIS’s danger is on the agenda, many analysts think that Samuel Huntington was right and […]

Like any other power, Russia is concerned about geopolitics. But, unlike its opponents, is frustrated and obsessed with its main geopolitical handicap: Russia is not a thalassocracy. In other words, is obsessed with the opposition thalassocracy-telurocracy. Thalassocracy is the rule of the sea,  brilliantly embodied by the USA and the UK and has the advantage […]