October 20, 2017
The Gordian Rail Tie: Russia’s Mythic Belt and Road Cooperation
By Nicholas Trickett
Is Russia-Chinese cooperation all that it’s cracked up to be or is it just whistles-stops and empty promises?
December 24, 2015
Energy and Trade in Russia's Far East Realignment
By Duncan Brown
With increasing focus on energy and trade ties, Russia is looking to bolster its position in the wider Asia-Pacific.
December 18, 2015
China, Russia Try to Brave Economic Headwinds
By Shannon Tiezzi
Prime Minister Medvedev and Premier Li recommit to closer economic ties, despite lackluster trade numbers for 2015.
October 31, 2015
Can Europe Fill the Gap in China-Russia Relations?
By Liudmila Filippova and Inna Veleva
Can Central and Eastern Europe be the bridge that unites China, Russia, and the EU?
September 21, 2015
Will China and Russia’s Partnership in Central Asia Last?
By Tao Wang and Rachel Yampolsky
Beijing should approach its partnership with Moscow in Central Asia with a degree of caution.
July 28, 2015
Russia Takes Turkmenistan To Court Over the Price of Gas
By Catherine Putz
The gas spat between Gazprom and Turkmengaz continues.
March 14, 2015
Will China Bail Out Putin?
By Andrew Collier, Arthur Peng and Abigail Collier
As Russia's economy struggles, China has been making overtures.
November 30, 2014
How Ukraine Is Changing Global Energy Flows
By Thomas Coibion
Increasingly isolated by the crisis, Russia is looking East for new energy markets.
October 14, 2014
The Kremlin Turns to China
By Greg Shtraks
A decade after the demarcation of the Sino-Russian Border, Russia is becoming increasingly dependent on China.
July 14, 2014
China and Strategic Imbalance
By Mohan Malik
‘This is the decade of power transitions in Asia.’
July 03, 2014
Central Asia’s Energy Rush
By Michał Romanowski
The region’s major powers are in a tussle to control its rich energy sources.
June 06, 2014
What Should the US Do About Closer Sino-Russian Ties?
By Michael Lumbers
Why Washington should resist the temptation to overreact to their growing convergence.