3 March 2009
No. 56: Russia's Energy Relations with its Caspian Neighbors
This issue of the Russian Analytical Digest examines the energy dimension of Russia’s foreign policy. Specifically, it considers Russia’s energy relations with Azerbaijan, its role in the Karabakh conflict and relations with Kazakhstan in the context of energy transportation and military cooperation with NATO. Further, it considers the international context of energy relations between Russia and Turkmenistan. Additionally, this issue presents maps on major oil and natural gas pipelines in Central Asia and around the Caspian Sea as well as statistics on Russian oil and gas reserves, production and consumption in international comparison.
© 2009 Forschungsstelle Osteuropa, Center for Security Studies (CSS), German Association for East European Studies (DGO)
Heidi Kjærnet, Stina Torjesen, Indra Overland
Matthias Neumann, Robert Orttung, Jeronim Perovic, Heiko Pleines, Hans-Henning Schröder