Russian Energy and Foreign Policy Timeline
Nov 17 2016
To advance its regional goals, Moscow needs to maintain the breakaway territories sustained by frozen conflict.
Oct 19 2016
Relations between Russia and Japan generally run cold, but they may begin to thaw on the Kuril Islands.
Oct 04 2016
A dispute between two of Russia's most prominent leaders may be resolved but the conflict is far from over.
Sep 04 2016
Extremist attacks twice gave the Russian leader the fuel he needed to stoke nationalism and cement his position on top.
Aug 14 2016
Iran and Russia will construct two nuclear power plants in Iran, a spokesman of the Iranian parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Committee said, Sputnik reported Aug. 14.
Aug 13 2016
The latest obstacle to Gazprom's proposed pipeline will do little to deter the Russian giant.
Jun 18 2016
Despite thawing ties with the West, Moscow will continue seeking alternative sources of investment from China and farther afield.
Apr 29 2016
Russia's Yamal liquefied natural gas project (LNG) signed loan agreements with Chinese banks worth more than $12 billion, Yamal LNG said April 29, Reuters reported.
Apr 11 2016
Upcoming elections will not change the regional dynamics shaping domestic policy.
Mar 09 2016
Moscow will remain the dominant external force in the Caucasus region, but for how long?
Mar 04 2016
Mar 03 2016
An agreement between oil and gas producers opens the door for concessions that could alter the structure of Russia's energy market.