Nord Stream II: Russia’s latest ‘Energy Weapon’?

Charlotte Gardner Proposed Nord Stream II route. Source: Gazprom. Nord Stream II, the new export gas pipeline that will travel across the Baltic Sea from Russia to Europe, has become the latest example of Russia’s foreign policy strategies abroad. The pipeline is supposedly a commercial project, aiming to increase the amount of gas exported directly…

Sochi Olympics Games: How Russia continues to violate human rights

                With the Sochi Winter Olympic Games due to start in Russia in less than a weeks time, there has been more worldwide media attention on the country’s violation of human rights than ever, particularly in light of the ‘Anti-Gay’ laws which could affect protests and propaganda surrounding…