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 [email protected] 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.