February 07, 2017
US Security Stakes in Central Asia
By Mercy A. Kuo
Insights from Erica Marat.
December 07, 2016
Behind China and Russia's 'Special Relationship'
By Bob Savic
China and Russia's carefully curated relationship is increasingly having a global impact.
August 18, 2016
Nazarbayev the Mediator Sets Sights on Ukraine Crisis
By Catherine Putz
Crises come and go, but Russia-Kazakhstan remain fast friends.
August 04, 2016
Russia to Receive 12 New Warships in 2016
By Franz-Stefan Gady
The Russian Navy is also slated to receive eight combatant craft and 23 auxiliary vessels in the coming months.
April 27, 2016
China, Russia, and the Long ‘Unipolar Moment'
By Nathan A. Sears
How balancing failures are actually extending U.S. hegemony.
April 14, 2016
Japan-Ukraine Relations: Untapped Potential
By Olena Mykal
With shared interests and experiences, Japan-Ukraine relations should be booming. Why aren't they?
March 19, 2016
Grading Obama’s Foreign Policy
By Robert Dujarric
The U.S. president has had plenty of challenges. How well has he handled them?
November 20, 2015
India and Russia: A Course Correction
By Kabir Taneja
An upcoming visit by Indian PM Narendra Modi may lend some needed momentum to ties.
November 09, 2015
Turkmenistan Supports Ukraine’s Sovereignty
By Casey Michel
In late October, Ashgabat tossed its rhetoric behind Kyiv.
October 10, 2015
Kazakhstan Deftly Balances Relations with Ukraine and Russia
By Catherine Putz
Astana’s careful diplomatic balance was on display as Ukrainian President Poroshenko paid an official visit.
September 30, 2015
Putin to Visit Tokyo as Japan, Russia Restart Peace Talks
By Shannon Tiezzi
An Abe-Putin meeting on the sidelines of the UNGA again raised hopes for a peace treaty between Japan and Russia.
July 26, 2015
Want to Save Ukraine? Forget Europe, Look to China
By Jakub Piasecki and Matt Olchawa
What if the American pivot to Asia had taken place in the 1940s?