Who Controls the

Caspian Sea

Nov 2nd 2020

What was once considered a Soviet lake is now quickly becoming one of the most important strategic locations in the region, with Russia working hard to maintain its grip over the sea. The important part though may be what lies beneath its surface, that being enough gas to power Europe and blunt Russia's gas monopoly.  So whoever controls the Caspian, will have major leverage over the European powers, but to discuss this further we turn to our expert panel. 
Eugene Chausovsky (Centre for Global Policy)
Stanislav Printchin (ECED)
Robert M Cutler
(NATO Canada)