The New Cold War Policy Has Backfired
How the US Created Its Own Worst Nightmare
Date Written: 11/12/2014
Year Published: 2014
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX17080
The worlds geopolitics, major trade patterns and military alliances have changed radically in the past month. Russia has re-oriented its gas and oil trade, and also its trade in military technology, away from Europe toward Eurasia. The result is the opposite of Americas hope for the past half-century of dividing and conquering Eurasia: setting Russia against China, isolating Iran, and preventing India, the Near East and other Asian countries from joining together to create an alternative to the U.S. dollar area.