At least as early as 2015, there was information about North Korea (DPRK)’s real progress in ballistics – especially underwater’s and nuclear’s. After several trials conducted by Pyongyang, Cyceon‘s sources indicated that one shouldn’t count on any support from Beijing while Washington is deploying the […]
Reviving the North Sea Route requires a lot of financial investment and specific technological innovations. Despite “friction points,” several countries including the United States, Canada and Russia have been carrying out intensive task in the Arctic region for years to explore and develop in the...
According to the Russian Foreign Ministry, the Russian ambassador to the UN since 2006, Vitaly Churkin, died at almost 65 years. The reasons of his death in New York have not yet been specified, apart from its “suddenness”. Churkin had been Moscow’s special representative for […]
In recent years, a number of spying cases emerged, involving US agencies gathering intelligence about the French government (and everything that’s more or less technological). Each time, the French authorities downplayed the seriousness of the operations carried out by one of its closest strategic ally...
The arrival of Donald Trump at the White House has so far changed nothing to the bad shape of Russian-American relations. Hostile maneuvers such as very close overflights or massive sending of troops to the borders showed that the bilateral tension keeps increasing. Even if […]
Within Israeli right-wing groups, many are hoping that the new US President Donald Trump will decide to move the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. In the light of available information, the hypothesis does not appear to be in the process of materializing in […]
According to a report issued by the audit firm PwC, the forecasts of the future economic weight of France are worrying. France would be caught up by Mexico in 2030 and then by Turkey in 2050. France’s economic growth has stalled for almost nine years […]
It’s been a decade ago or so, roughly before the two presidential mandates of Barack Obama, that we heard about the Strait of Hormuz in these terms. In fact, Hormuz has always been a high strategic value area except that with the quick rise in […]
“The China-US ties have never ceased development, overcoming various difficulties,” Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi told a joint news conference with his Australian counterpart Julie Bishop. Disclosing that President Xi Jinping and his counterpart Donald Trump had “an important conversation,” Wang said that considering the […]
Chief Economist with CBC Banque & Assurance since 2010, Bernard Keppenne thinks the current context “couldn’t be more peculiar”. The election of Donald Trump, Brexit and the upcoming elections in France and Germany are all developments which could impact the global economic environment. If the […]