Tenzer Strategics

Nicolas Tenzer
Security and international issues and political risk analysis
Created 09 May 2021
  • Memorial, Universality, Freedom, and Our Sin
    29 Dec 2021 • 11 min read
    Wall of Sorrow on the victims of the Stalin’s Gulag at the first exhibition in the USSR about the crimes of Stalinism. The first exhibition on the crimes of Stalinism, called “Week of Conscience,” was...
  • What Does Vladimir Putin Want?
    23 Dec 2021 • 15 min read
    Vladimir Putin visits a command post of the Russian Armed Forces in Syria. With Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, January 7, 2020. Source: http://www.kremlin.ru/even...
  • Fogs of War or Smoke and Mirrors Tactics?
    11 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read
    Exhibition “Presence. Proofs of Russian troops’ aggression on the territory of Ukraine” in Kyiv, February 21-28, 2015. Source : Pulse News The December 7, 2021, video chat between Joe Biden and Vladim...
  • Historical Comparisons Can Lead to Strategic Errors
    06 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read
    Border between the two East and West Germany before the fall of the Wall. Source: Pixabay It is a common tendency among some analysts of the international situation to resort to historical analogies—w...
  • The Alliance of Dictatorships Against Liberal Democracies: a Reality?
    27 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read
    Jennifer Boyer, Dictators cola For several years now, the risk of a kind of common front of dictatorial regimes against democracies has been starting to attract attention. Already five years ago, in t...
  • Welcome to the Refugees!
    13 Nov 2021 • 11 min read
    Refugee children from Syria at a clinic in Ramtha, northern Jordan, Picture: Russell Watkins/Department for International Development, 28 August 2013 The use by the criminal regime of Belarus of migra...
  • Covid-19 and the Tension of the World
    08 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read
    Image by Fernando Zhiminaicela from Pixabay Some may remember the beginning of the spring of 2020, the moment when the world began to learn to live in isolation: analysts seemed to be unleashed, as if...
  • Does NATO have a Future without a Reaffirmed Alliance?
    01 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read
    Spanish Marines take their bearings after landing on Saaremaa Island in Estonia during BALTOPS 19, an annual US-led exercise involving 16 NATO Allies and two partner nations. June 12, 2019. Picture: N...
  • Who is the Real Winner in the Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict?
    29 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    Nagorno Karabakh, March 5, 2008. Picture: Andreas Kontokanis A little more than a year after the autumn 2020 war in Nagorno-Karabakh, this brief and brutal episode that left more than 4,000 people dea...
  • How Can Each Singular Person Shape Foreign Policy and Its Understanding?
    24 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    August Landmesser (1910-1944), Hamburg, June 13, 1936 In the common and cursory narratives, as much of spirit as of soul, of geopolitics, there is generally little mention of Menschen and rarely also ...
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