Regional tensions have caused an unwelcome depression in one of the oldest and most respected industries in Chernarus.
The Chernarussian Government has reacted angrily today following a Takistani missile test flight near its territory.
Ivan Ruce, resident Chief Inspector of the UNMOVIC, and former Non-Executive Director of the CFFC, discusses the observation expedition in Takistan, ongoing disarmament negotiations, and the broader geopolitical environment.
The slaying of top a Chernarussian Geologist in the Karzeghistan-Takistan border region has dealt a serious blow to potentially lucrative extraction contracts, and has proven a bitter reminder of the escalating tensions in the Green Sea Region.
Even as economic storm clouds scud over Takmyr, and only the faintest rays of light break from the west, pressure is mounting on Chernarussian industrialists to secure key oil and mineral contracts in the Green Sea Region.