Nora Topor Kalinskij

Nora T. Kalinskij is a foreign policy analyst. She is currently assistant researcher at the Forum on Geopolitics, University of Cambridge. Previously, Nora has worked with the ‘Russia in Europe’ team of the Körber Foundation in Hamburg and the analytical centre Rethinking Russia. Nora headed a policy research team from The Wilberforce Society (Cambridge) and MGIMO (Moscow) working on reforms for peace and stable government in Syria. Nora's research centres on two pillars. On the global level, Nora studies geopolitical shifts and political trends that are connected to Europe and the Russian Federation. On the regional level, she analyses how Russian-Western relations play out in the Eastern European theatre. Nora holds a BA Hons in Politics and International Relations (HSPS) from the University of Cambridge.



Poll conducted

  1. Korean Peninsula Crisis Has no Military Solution. How Can It Be Solved?
    Demilitarization of the region based on Russia-China "Dual Freeze" proposal  
     36 (35%)
    Restoring multilateral negotiation process without any preliminary conditions  
     27 (26%)
    While the situation benefits Kim Jong-un's and Trump's domestic agenda, there will be no solution  
     22 (21%)
    Armed conflict still cannot be avoided  
     12 (12%)
    Stonger deterrence on behalf of the U.S. through modernization of military infrastructure in the region  
     4 (4%)
    Toughening economic sanctions against North Korea  
     2 (2%)
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