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Transporting: Russia’s Rent Addiction and Far East Infrastructure
December 06, 2017
Transporting: Russia’s Rent Addiction and Far East Infrastructure
Political excitement about infrastructure development in Russia's Far East seems to exist in a parallel universe.
Transporting: Russia’s Rent Addiction and Far East Infrastructure
The Global Oil War Rages On With OPEC Cut Deal Extension
December 05, 2017
The Global Oil War Rages On With OPEC Cut Deal Extension
OPEC and major non-OPEC producers agreed to extend the December 2016 production cut deal through 2018.
The Global Oil War Rages On With OPEC Cut Deal Extension
Checking in With Moscow: New Kyrgyz President Makes First International Trip to Russia
November 29, 2017
Checking in With Moscow: New Kyrgyz President Makes First International Trip to Russia
President Sooronbai Jeenbekov made a working visit to Moscow less than a week after taking office.
Checking in With Moscow: New Kyrgyz President Makes First International Trip to Russia
India, Russia Conclude Major Military Exercise
November 02, 2017
India, Russia Conclude Major Military Exercise
This year’s joint Indo-Russian military drill included army, navy, and air force elements for the first time.
India, Russia Conclude Major Military Exercise
India Wants Out of 5th Generation Fighter Jet Program With Russia
October 23, 2017
India Wants Out of 5th Generation Fighter Jet Program With Russia
The Indian Air Force has reportedly demanded an end to the joint Indo-Russian stealth fighter project.
India Wants Out of 5th Generation Fighter Jet Program With Russia
The Gordian Rail Tie: Russia’s Mythic Belt and Road Cooperation
October 20, 2017
The Gordian Rail Tie: Russia’s Mythic Belt and Road Cooperation
Is Russia-Chinese cooperation all that it’s cracked up to be or is it just whistles-stops and empty promises?
The Gordian Rail Tie: Russia’s Mythic Belt and Road Cooperation
India, Russia to Kick Off Major Military Exercise This Week
October 17, 2017
India, Russia to Kick Off Major Military Exercise This Week
The 2017 joint Indo-Russian military drill will include army, navy, and air force elements for the first time.
India, Russia to Kick Off Major Military Exercise This Week
Would China and Russia Support a North Korean Insurgency?
October 12, 2017
Would China and Russia Support a North Korean Insurgency?
It likely depends on North Korea’s use of weapons of mass destruction in a conflict with the U.S. and South Korea.
Would China and Russia Support a North Korean Insurgency?
Russia’s Future Armor Force Could Be in Trouble
October 04, 2017
Russia’s Future Armor Force Could Be in Trouble
Recent announcements by the Russian Ministry of Defense indicate that Russia’s most ambitious armor program is in trouble.
Russia’s Future Armor Force Could Be in Trouble
Schrodinger’s Pivot: The Emptiness of the Eastern Economic Forum
September 19, 2017
Schrodinger’s Pivot: The Emptiness of the Eastern Economic Forum
Russia’s incoherent strategy at home and abroad continues to undercut its Asian-facing initiatives such as the Eastern Economic Forum.
Schrodinger’s Pivot: The Emptiness of the Eastern Economic Forum
A Steven Seagal Guide to Eurasia
September 19, 2017
A Steven Seagal Guide to Eurasia
The action star has a long history of involvement in Eurasian affairs.
A Steven Seagal Guide to Eurasia
Pakistan’s Bad Reaction to the BRICS Declaration
September 14, 2017
Pakistan’s Bad Reaction to the BRICS Declaration
Islamabad’s defensive reaction was more self-damaging than the BRICS’ original statement.
Pakistan’s Bad Reaction to the BRICS Declaration
Is Russia's Arms Industry About to Fall Off a Cliff?
September 04, 2017
Is Russia's Arms Industry About to Fall Off a Cliff?
The future of Russia's arms industry appear bleak.
Is Russia's Arms Industry About to Fall Off a Cliff?
After Doklam, India and China to Meet at BRICS Summit
August 30, 2017
After Doklam, India and China to Meet at BRICS Summit
On many fronts, India has grown more distant from the other members of BRICS.
After Doklam, India and China to Meet at BRICS Summit
Russia to Receive 100 Next-Generation Battle Tanks by 2020
August 28, 2017
Russia to Receive 100 Next-Generation Battle Tanks by 2020
The deputy defense minister reiterated that Russia’s deadliest tank will be ready for combat by 2020.
Russia to Receive 100 Next-Generation Battle Tanks by 2020
China Quietly Looms Over Zapad 2017 Exercises
August 28, 2017
China Quietly Looms Over Zapad 2017 Exercises
Any Russian aggression out of the exercises could hurt Sino-Russian relations.
China Quietly Looms Over Zapad 2017 Exercises
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