Russia

All posts that are in relation to Russia.

A Brief History of the Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict
February 22, 2019

Its origins go back decades but its end is nowhere in sight.


Russia’s Balancing Act in Syria
February 20, 2019

The war is coming to an end, and so too might be some of Moscow’s alliances.


The US, Germany and the Strategic Divide in Europe
February 19, 2019

The NATO divide is not just a trans-Atlantic split but a European one as well.


Authoritarianism in the Information Age
February 18, 2019

The internet is the world’s greatest source of knowledge. Governments are learning how to use it for old, familiar...

Daily Memo: Trade Talks, Peace Talks, Sideline Talks
February 14, 2019

All the news worth knowing today.


Daily Memo: Polish Security, Chinese Readiness, Western Sanctions
February 13, 2019

All the news worth knowing today.


Daily Memo: European Pipelines, Oil Prices, Fights Over Fishing Rights
February 7, 2019

All the news worth knowing today.

Daily Memo: Russia’s Economy, Backstop Concerns, Iranian Budget Choices
February 5, 2019

All the news worth knowing today.


Daily Memo: Disputes Over Trade and Nuclear Arms
February 1, 2019

All the news worth knowing today.

The Centurieslong Contest for the Black Sea
January 31, 2019

The region has been the subject of countless conflicts, and the fighting isn’t going to stop anytime soon.