The Russian Resurgence Timeline
Dec 01 2016
The political changes afoot in the United States and Europe could give Russia more leeway to improve its standing in the former Soviet states.
Nov 17 2016
To advance its regional goals, Moscow needs to maintain the breakaway territories sustained by frozen conflict.
Nov 15 2016
Russian Economy Minister Alexei Ulyukayev was arrested Nov. 15 on corruption charges related to state oil major Rosneft’s acquisition of mid-sized producer Bashneft in October, Tass reported.
Nov 10 2016
A Trump administration will profoundly affect some of the major hot spots in the world.
Nov 09 2016
This election is thus the ultimate test, not only of democracy, but of geopolitical theory.
Nov 08 2016
Maintaining a democracy is hard work and will be essential to the United States' ability to weather foreign policy storms ahead.
Oct 05 2016
Sep 21 2016
A set of impressions gained on a recent trip to Russia runs contrary to the reputation the country has received in the American press.
Sep 04 2016
Extremist attacks twice gave the Russian leader the fuel he needed to stoke nationalism and cement his position on top.
Aug 23 2016
A student of history, the Russian president surely sees the similarities between the pressures building on his country today and those that led up to a coup attempt 25 years ago.
Jul 15 2016
Tactical deals may emerge, but neither side appears ready to compromise on larger strategic differences.