January 23, 2018
With an election looming, the incumbent president arrests and disqualifies all possible opponents, one after another. Vladimir Putin? Yes, as we see in his treatment of Alexei Navalny. (The BBC tells…
December 8, 2017
Millions of people around the world voted in elections this year. The French elected Emmanuel Macron president, while South Koreans elected Moon Jae-in president. Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani won …
February 17, 2017
Rachel Brown, Sherry Cho, Larry Hong, Gabriella Meltzer, and Gabriel Walker look at five stories from Asia this week.
1. India’s space program shoots for the stars. This Wednesday, the Indian Space …
December 7, 2018
Panelists discuss current political and economic policies in Russia, and how Russia’s domestic affairs influence its foreign policy.
April 13, 2017
Experts explore the lessons to be learned for U.S. policy from the quarter century since the collapse of the Soviet Union.
April 26, 2016
Experts discuss Russia’s involvement in Ukraine and Syria, its relations with Europe and the United States, and what to expect from President Putin next.
February 23, 2015
Michael Gfoeller David Goldwyn, and Angela E. Stent joins CFR's Michael A. Levi to discuss the geopolitical implications of low oil prices.
Michael Gfoeller, advisor at The Chertoff Group, David Goldwyn, president of Goldwyn Global Strategies, and Angela E. Stent, professor at Georgetown University, join CFR’S Michael A. Levi, David M. R…
March 21, 2014
With the annexation of Crimea and rhetoric about protecting Russians in the near abroad, President Vladimir Putin has helped launch a new stage of relations that poses threats to Russia’s neighbors a…
February 3, 2014
The Sochi Olympics have placed a spotlight on the poor global standing of Russia under Vladimir Putin, whose policies are likely to damage relations with the West long after the Games are over, write…