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Behind China and Russia's 'Special Relationship'
December 07, 2016
Behind China and Russia's 'Special Relationship'
China and Russia's carefully curated relationship is increasingly having a global impact.
Behind China and Russia's 'Special Relationship'
Nazarbayev the Mediator Sets Sights on Ukraine Crisis
August 18, 2016
Nazarbayev the Mediator Sets Sights on Ukraine Crisis
Crises come and go, but Russia-Kazakhstan remain fast friends.
Nazarbayev the Mediator Sets Sights on Ukraine Crisis
Russia to Receive 12 New Warships in 2016
August 04, 2016
Russia to Receive 12 New Warships in 2016
The Russian Navy is also slated to receive eight combatant craft and 23 auxiliary vessels in the coming months.
Russia to Receive 12 New Warships in 2016
China, Russia, and the Long ‘Unipolar Moment'
April 27, 2016
China, Russia, and the Long ‘Unipolar Moment'
How balancing failures are actually extending U.S. hegemony.
China, Russia, and the Long ‘Unipolar Moment'
Japan-Ukraine Relations: Untapped Potential
April 14, 2016
Japan-Ukraine Relations: Untapped Potential
With shared interests and experiences, Japan-Ukraine relations should be booming. Why aren't they?
Japan-Ukraine Relations: Untapped Potential
Grading Obama’s Foreign Policy
March 19, 2016
Grading Obama’s Foreign Policy
The U.S. president has had plenty of challenges. How well has he handled them?
Grading Obama’s Foreign Policy
India and Russia: A Course Correction
November 20, 2015
India and Russia: A Course Correction
An upcoming visit by Indian PM Narendra Modi may lend some needed momentum to ties.
India and Russia: A Course Correction
Turkmenistan Supports Ukraine’s Sovereignty
November 09, 2015
Turkmenistan Supports Ukraine’s Sovereignty
In late October, Ashgabat tossed its rhetoric behind Kyiv.
Turkmenistan Supports Ukraine’s Sovereignty
Kazakhstan Deftly Balances Relations with Ukraine and Russia
October 10, 2015
Kazakhstan Deftly Balances Relations with Ukraine and Russia
Astana’s careful diplomatic balance was on display as Ukrainian President Poroshenko paid an official visit.
Kazakhstan Deftly Balances Relations with Ukraine and Russia
Putin to Visit Tokyo as Japan, Russia Restart Peace Talks
September 30, 2015
Putin to Visit Tokyo as Japan, Russia Restart Peace Talks
An Abe-Putin meeting on the sidelines of the UNGA again raised hopes for a peace treaty between Japan and Russia.
Putin to Visit Tokyo as Japan, Russia Restart Peace Talks
Want to Save Ukraine? Forget Europe, Look to China
July 26, 2015
Want to Save Ukraine? Forget Europe, Look to China
What if the American pivot to Asia had taken place in the 1940s?
Want to Save Ukraine? Forget Europe, Look to China
Abe and Putin May Meet in November
June 30, 2015
Abe and Putin May Meet in November
Shinzo Abe and Vladimir Putin will plan to meet on the sidelines of international summits in November 2015.
Abe and Putin May Meet in November
How Russia, China, and IS Have Made the US Popular Again
June 29, 2015
How Russia, China, and IS Have Made the US Popular Again
Allies and partners are looking to the United States in ways not seen since the Cold War.
How Russia, China, and IS Have Made the US Popular Again
Pew Survey: Irredentism Alive and Well in Russia
June 19, 2015
Pew Survey: Irredentism Alive and Well in Russia
Clearly the policies of President Vladimir Putin don’t exist in a vacuum.
Pew Survey: Irredentism Alive and Well in Russia
The S-300: Game-Changing Weapon or Diplomatic Bargaining Chip?
June 14, 2015
The S-300: Game-Changing Weapon or Diplomatic Bargaining Chip?
Russia has announced it will supply the missile system to Iran, but Moscow may have another objective in mind.
The S-300: Game-Changing Weapon or Diplomatic Bargaining Chip?
How the Ukraine Crisis Interrupts Putin’s Naval Dreams
June 12, 2015
How the Ukraine Crisis Interrupts Putin’s Naval Dreams
Russia’s surface fleet modernization will face further delays without Ukrainian military hardware.
How the Ukraine Crisis Interrupts Putin’s Naval Dreams
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