Stories by Pepe Escobar

Pepe Escobar is the roving correspondent for Asia Times. His latest book is "Obama Does Globalistan (Nimble Books, 2009)." He may be reached at subscribe to Pepe Escobar's feed

Posted on: Jul 19, 2016, Source: CounterPunch

Erdogan called the coup "a gift from God."

Posted on: Dec 9, 2015, Source: CounterPunch

Syria goes way beyond a civil war — it’s a vicious 'Pipelinestan' power play.

Posted on: Jul 23, 2015, Source: TomDispatch

Washington will reflect a fear of the increasing strategic depth Russia and China are developing economically.

Posted on: May 29, 2015, Source: Asia Times

The South China Sea exceptionalist adventurism could alarmingly get out of hand.

Posted on: May 20, 2015, Source: Asia Times

Welcome to the New (Silk) World Order.

Posted on: May 4, 2015, Source: Asia Times

It signals an evolving Eurasian missile shield deployed against Pentagon/NATO ballistic plans.

Posted on: Apr 21, 2015, Source: Asia Times

Eurasia as we knew it is dead.

Posted on: Feb 22, 2015, Source: TomDispatch

A view from Beijing of an economy still staggeringly on the rise.

Posted on: Jan 8, 2015, Source: Asia Times

Tough to know who exactly was behind this, but it's easier to predict who gains.

Posted on: Dec 16, 2014, Source: TomDispatch

As Washington “pivots” to Asia, China does the Eurasian pirouette.

Posted on: Nov 17, 2014, Source: Asia Times

The nations' symbiosis/strategic partnership visibly expands on energy, finance and, also inevitably, on the military technology front.

Posted on: Oct 5, 2014, Source: Tom Dispatch

A Beijing-Moscow-Berlin alliance is cooking.

Posted on: Sep 2, 2014, Source: Asia Times

From protecting ExxonMobil and Chevron to double bombing in Syraq -- no wonder the Return of the Living (Neo-Con) Dead are so excited.

Posted on: Jul 30, 2014, Source: Asia Times

Western powers decide to dump Gaza and instead sanction Russia - again!

Posted on: Jun 30, 2014, Source: Asia Times

With all the unrest in Iraq between different ethnic groups, it's looking more like the country is transforming itself into Jihad Central.

Posted on: Jun 20, 2014, Source: Asia Times

ISIS is the perfect tool to keep the Global War on Terror in Enduring Freedom Forever mode.

Posted on: Apr 1, 2014, Source: Asia Times

The likely solution to the crisis is the one favored by Russia: autonomy for eastern and southern Ukraine.

Posted on: Mar 28, 2014, Source: Asia Times

Europe might want to act tough, but Russia holds too many cards.

Posted on: Mar 21, 2014, Source: Asia Times

Europe's dependency on Russian energy supplies make for an easy target in response to U.S. moves.

Posted on: Mar 17, 2014, Source: Asia Times

The world watches as neo-Nazis take over Ukraine, with E.U. funding.