Vladimir Putin’s triple blow
By Bernard Lugan
One of consequences of Moscow’s intervention in Syria is the opening of the permanent access to the Mediterranean for the Russian Navy. The success of this policy, in which both tsars and the USSR suffered the fiasco, requires the provision of footholds.
Having ensured the support in Syria, in a situation when Egypt is increasingly seeking to get closer to Russia, Vladimir Putin is now looking towards Libya and the deep water port in Tobruk, in Cyrenaica. Therefore, he supports General Haftar.
However, the Russian president is more perspicacious. Supporting Morocco in the matter of Western Sahara, it is already preparing to enter the Atlantic Ocean. In response to this advancement, the Brussels «castrati» and «fellows» with the Orsay quay will have nothing to say. As for Algeria, it is paralyzed and thrown out of the game because of Polisario's support.
From the Crimea to Morocco, this Russian policy, which shuffles the cards of Mediterranean...Political Opinion 13.04.17 03:18