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The West Hems in Russia Little by Little

As the U.S. and NATO presence in Eastern Europe grows, Turkey and Turkmenistan could assist in the attempt to encircle Russia.


Geopolitical Calendar: Week of March 30, 2015

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

Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimukhammedov at a signing ceremony in Budapest on June 18, 2014. (ATTILA KISBENEDEK/AFP/Getty Images)

Turkmenistan Faces Unprecedented Challenges in 2015

The risk of instability does not seriously threaten the government's survival, but it will force Ashgabat to act more cautiously in its foreign policy.