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Summer reading- Hollywood banks on Cold War drama

... Vosjoli, the head of the old SDECE, who challenged the martinet president Charles de Gaulle, seemed approproate summer reading for the millions of french who now crowd the beaches and try to relax and get away from the agitated daily life of cosmopolitan France. Particularly since current president Macron is known to behave sometimes as a martinet (as deGaulle did), and there is nobody with the character of a de Vosjoli to step forward and challenge the "boy wonder" French leader, who could ...

07.08.2018

Russian-French research cooperation: Where there is a will, there is a way

... goals set out in this roadmap is to establish cooperation between the largest research funding agencies in both countries – namely, the Russian Science Foundation (RSF) and Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR). According to the Web of Science data, France is the third most important collaborating country (after the US and Germany) by the number of co-authored papers of the Russian scientists with more than 3,000 publications each year. These works represent a stable community of 12-13 thousand researchers ...

20.06.2018

Multi-Speed Europe: Illusions and Reality

... the decisions adopted at the meeting confirming the explicit adherence to the “multi-speed Europe” idea. “We are talking some countries moving faster than others, without excluding others, but in such a manner as not to be blocked by others,” France’s former president Francois Hollande explained . The European Union is on the threshold of establishing a sort of elite club of integration leaders that are ready to abandon their previous liberalism in decision-making. And there are many decisions ...

29.05.2018

Experts and Diplomats Discuss the Future of Relations between Russia and the West at Institut Montaigne

On May 15, 2018, in Paris, Institut Montaigne, French analytical center of social, economic, and political studies, hosted an expert round table on the issues of the current dynamics and the future in the relations between Russia and the West. On May 15, 2018, in Paris, Institut Montaigne , French analytical center of social, economic, and political studies, hosted an expert round table on the issues of the current dynamics and the future in the relations between Russia and the West. Strobe...

17.05.2018

The Times for a Special Relationship Between Germany and Russia Are Over

... difficulties in the US-Russian relationship. Yet, staying out of the game cannot be an option for a German foreign policy that aims at taking on more responsibility. How a responsible international Russia policy might look like is demonstrated right now by France’s president: a clear stance towards Russia in Syria and in questions of domestic meddling while at the same time continuing dialogue and without sacrificing own interests. Andrey Kortunov: How to Survive in a Trench Warfare The starting point ...

28.04.2018

Meeting with the Founder of France's Socialist Party Jean-Pierre Chevènement

On April 25, 2018, Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, had a meeting with Jean-Pierre Chevènement, a famous French politician, Co-Founder of modern Socialist Party, Founder and the first President (now in the Honorary Chairman status) of the Citizen and Republican Movement, visiting Moscow. On April 25, 2018, Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, had a meeting with Jean-Pierre Chevènement, a famous French politician, Co-Founder of modern Socialist Party, Founder and the first President (now...

26.04.2018

Meeting with «Dialogue de Trianon» Russian-French Forum Leadership

... Ambassador Pierre Morel, Co-Chair of Russian-French Forum «Dialogue de Trianon», and Ambassador Nicola Chibaeff, Secretary General of the Forum, visited Russian International Affairs Council. The French diplomats discussed opportunities for Russia-France cooperation on Track One-and-a-Half and the Track Two, thematic priorities for expert and analytical study of various aspects of Russian-French relations, and the most effective formats for cooperation between independent research centers of the ...

23.04.2018

Turkey vs. the EU: Still arguing? Russians Are Coming…

... additional political load that largely precludes the possibility of a profound and long-lasting crisis involving Turkey taking place. Moreover, the 2017 referendum demonstrated that the overwhelming majority of ethnic Turks support Recep Erdogan. Italy, France and Spain are largely guided by economic considerations and the Realpolitik concept. At the same time, “junior” EU states such as Malta, Estonia and Slovenia, could support Turkey’s membership in the European Union for economic reasons and ...

12.04.2018

Andrey Kortunov and Dmitry Trenin Meet with French MFA Representatives

On April 3, 2018, Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, and Dmitry Trenin, RIAC Member, Director of Carnegie Moscow Center, had a meeting at the residence of the French Ambassador with Alexis Lamek, Director of the Political Section of the United Nations, International Organizations, Human Rights and Francophonie Department, visiting Russia for official consultations. On April 3, 2018, Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, and Dmitry Trenin, RIAC Member, Director of Carnegie Moscow Center,...

04.04.2018
 

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