Structural factors in both the United States and Russia mean that new sanctions – signed by President Trump today – aren’t going anywhere, any time soon.
In the span of only several weeks, Macron was lauded by Putin’s fiercest critics, then again by Putin’s strongest supporters. Where does France’s new president stand on Russia?
Russia has used Kyiv’s debt for political leverage. Might Venezuela take advantage?
These days if you’re Russian, ongoing economic difficulties (and anger over corruption because of them) are probably issue number one … More
The news just dropped that Rosneft’s repeatedly delayed acquisition of Essar Oil, its massive refinery, its 2,700 filling stations, and … More
Guest Contribution from Fabrice Deprez It’s a rough time to be a regional governor in Russia. Since last year, arrests … More
By Nick Trickett Last year’s election cycle in the United States has created a surging interest in Russia’s … More