Christoph Germann

Newsbud Partner Analyst & Author, The New Great Game

Christoph Germann is an independent analyst and researcher based in Germany where he is currently studying political science. His work focuses on the New Great Game in, Russia, Central Asia and the Caucasus region.
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The New Great Game Round Up- June 9, 2013

Russia’s Three Main Security Challenges, Azerbaijan and the Real Axis of Evil, Southern Gas Corridor: Russian Nightmare? & More! The Great Game Round-Up brings you the latest newsworthy developments regarding Central Asia and the Caucasus region. We document the struggle for influence, power, hegemony and profits in Central Asia and the Caucasus region between a […]

The New Great Game Round-Up, June 2, 2013

Top Terrorists Protected by NATO, Hizb ut-Tahrir as the Conveyor Belt for Terrorists & Much More! The Great Game Round-Up brings you the latest newsworthy developments regarding Central Asia and the Caucasus region. This week the presidents of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) member states Russia, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan met in the Kyrgyz […]

The New Great Game Round Up: China’s Central Asia Problem

Xinjiang-The Main Target for Destabilization in China Since 1990, 34 new countries have been created with South Sudan’s addition in 2011 being the latest but certainly not the last. Washington’s regime change hit list is almost endless. One commonly used practice is to destabilize the target country and to carve out territories. Afterwards a puppet […]

The New Great Game Round Up-May 19, 2013

A Setback for Doku Umarov’s Caucasus Emirate, the Saudi interest in Kyrgyzstan, the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan=the Rising Star of Militant Islamist Groups & More! Doku Umarov’s Caucasus Emirate suffered a setback this week [emphasis mine]:   Terrorist ‘military emir’ killed in Russia’s North Caucasus A key militant leader, described as the right-hand man of […]

The New Great Game Round Up-May 19, 2013

The Banning of Wahhabism, Radical Islamism in Central Asia & Caucasus, the CIA- Boston Terror Connections & More The Great Game Round Up brings you the latest newsworthy developments regarding Central Asia and the Caucasus region. This week we start with a story which was widely covered in the mainstream media: US ‘spy’ Ryan Fogle […]