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Russia’s Potemkin Missiles
April 11, 2018
Russia’s Potemkin Missiles
Moscow’s posturing telegraphs weakness rather than strength.
Russia’s Potemkin Missiles
China, Russia 'Show Americans' Their Close Relationship
April 10, 2018
China, Russia 'Show Americans' Their Close Relationship
Twin visits to Russia by China's foreign and defense ministers send a clear signal of China-Russia cooperation.
China, Russia 'Show Americans' Their Close Relationship
Is Russia Arming the Taliban?
March 27, 2018
Is Russia Arming the Taliban?
There’s no proverbial smoking Kalashnikov, but American officials continue to suggest Russia is arming the Taliban.
Is Russia Arming the Taliban?
Putin's Exotic New Missiles Didn't Come From Nowhere. What Can the US Do in Response?
March 07, 2018
Putin's Exotic New Missiles Didn't Come From Nowhere. What Can the US Do in Response?
The last thing the world needs is another arms race. The U.S. would do well to avoid taking Putin's bait.
Putin's Exotic New Missiles Didn't Come From Nowhere. What Can the US Do in Response?
What Putin's Exotic New Nuclear Delivery Methods Are Really About
March 03, 2018
What Putin's Exotic New Nuclear Delivery Methods Are Really About
Why did Vladimir Putin show the world the nuclear aces up his sleeve?
What Putin's Exotic New Nuclear Delivery Methods Are Really About
With an Eye on Great Power Conflict, US Defense Department Releases 2018 National Defense Strategy
January 21, 2018
With an Eye on Great Power Conflict, US Defense Department Releases 2018 National Defense Strategy
First takeaways from the Trump administration's first National Defense Strategy.
With an Eye on Great Power Conflict, US Defense Department Releases 2018 National Defense Strategy
A Manufactured India-Russia Submarine Controversy?
November 13, 2017
A Manufactured India-Russia Submarine Controversy?
A Russian report alleged India allowed U.S. naval officers on INS Chakra.
A Manufactured India-Russia Submarine Controversy?
Interview: Andrew Feinberg, Ex-Sputnik Reporter
June 07, 2017
Interview: Andrew Feinberg, Ex-Sputnik Reporter
“Telling the other side is valuable, it’s important -- but not when it’s based on lies.”
Interview: Andrew Feinberg, Ex-Sputnik Reporter
Geopolitics of US-China-Russia Relations: North Korea and the Middle East
May 31, 2017
Geopolitics of US-China-Russia Relations: North Korea and the Middle East
Insights from Tiberio Graziani.
Geopolitics of US-China-Russia Relations: North Korea and the Middle East
Has US Russia Policy Changed?
May 21, 2017
Has US Russia Policy Changed?
A recent appropriations bill, signed by Trump, furthers Obama-era policies regarding Russian expansionism.
Has US Russia Policy Changed?
China, Russia, and the Long ‘Unipolar Moment’ Revisited
April 27, 2017
China, Russia, and the Long ‘Unipolar Moment’ Revisited
A year later, does the argument of reinforced U.S. hegemony hold up?
China, Russia, and the Long ‘Unipolar Moment’ Revisited
Putin the Popular: Among Republicans Putin’s Star is Rising
February 24, 2017
Putin the Popular: Among Republicans Putin’s Star is Rising
Putin and Russia still have overall negative favorability rankings, but Republican support for Putin has nearly tripled.
Putin the Popular: Among Republicans Putin’s Star is Rising
Why Trump Can't Break Russia Away From China
February 23, 2017
Why Trump Can't Break Russia Away From China
The conditions just aren't right for Kissinger-style triangular diplomacy.
Why Trump Can't Break Russia Away From China
4 Reasons Russia Increasingly Favors the Taliban in Afghanistan
February 14, 2017
4 Reasons Russia Increasingly Favors the Taliban in Afghanistan
Moscow is aligning itself with the enemy of its enemy, the Taliban.
4 Reasons Russia Increasingly Favors the Taliban in Afghanistan
China, the US, and Russia: The Art of Love
February 07, 2017
China, the US, and Russia: The Art of Love
The potential for a sunny U.S.-Russia relationship is derailing China's own diplomatic plans.
China, the US, and Russia: The Art of Love
Rebalancing Russia: Trump's Pivot to Putin
January 10, 2017
Rebalancing Russia: Trump's Pivot to Putin
Insights from Jill Dougherty.
Rebalancing Russia: Trump's Pivot to Putin
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