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The Panama Papers – First Strike Against Putin’s Corruption

Eric Garland Finance Trends, Geopolitical Trends 3 Comments

If you didn’t know much about international finance, you probably didn’t see the journalistic project known as The Panama Papers as a retaliatory move against Vladimir Putin’s Russia. Wikileaks did immediately. Although the tweet was since deleted, the political warfare operation took to Russia Today to complain that the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists wasn’t being ethical about their leaks, …

Russian threats to NATO

My interview on the future Russian threats to NATO

Eric Garland Eric in the Media, Geopolitical Trends Leave a Comment

I was recently interviewed by the Kosovo newspaper Gazeta Metro on threats to NATO and which geopolitical trends should be most important to leaders in the Balkans. My English comments are below. It won’t surprise you that Russia features prominently. 1) There have been several articles in European press in recent weeks, outlining the danger coming from Russian hybrid warfare that …

Russia’s Interference in the 2016 Election Becomes Clearer

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Couple months ago I wrote this thread on Twitter about Russian interference in the 2016 election.   <THREAD> I’m now hearing this meme that says Obama, Clinton, et al. are doing nothing, just gave up. Guys. It’s time for some game theory. — Eric Garland (@ericgarland) December 11, 2016 I focused on three themes: 1. Russia has been involved in …