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A view of the Bulvar boardwalk along the Caspian Sea in Baku. (Stratfor)

Azerbaijan's Nimble National Strategy

Nearly a quarter-century since independence, Azerbaijan has undergone titanic changes. Read more…


Geopolitical Calendar: Week of Aug. 31, 2015

This is an internal Stratfor document listing significant meetings and events for the next week. Read more…

A vendor sells vegetables in Stavropol on Dec. 19, 2014. (DANIL SEMYONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Why Russia's Import Ban Has Mostly Failed

The measure has not really affected Western states, but it has done some damage elsewhere. Read more…