Search: BRICS,USA (20 materials)

 

Russia Moves East, India West, Straining Ties

... take sides in this forthcoming US-China rivalry. On the contrary, it is in their best interests to confront this bipolarity and to mitigate it to the extent possible with a new emphasis on multilateralism. India, China and Russia are all members of BRICS and of SCO; Moscow could work harder making these institutions more efficient in reaching common denominators for even highly sensitive security and development issues. There is also a separate mechanism of the Russia-India-China trilateral consultations,...

28.12.2020

Non-Western Multilateralism: BRICS and the SCO in the Post-COVID World

... partners of the United States, the likelihood of such involvement is negligible, especially since it would immediately paralyse the Five. By staying above the new global fray and suggesting new rules and regimes for counteracting transnational challenges, BRICS will help to moderate the fray and prevent the emergence of new Cold War blocs and the general polarisation into “USA+” and “China+”. It is important to understand in this context that a limited number of great powers are no longer able to govern the world effectively. This is realised by a growing number of regional actors that seek to play an active and independent ...

31.07.2020

20 Years of Vladimir Putin: How Russian Foreign Policy Has Changed

... Asian accent. Bilateral relations and multilateral formats — in particular, as part of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, BRICS and RIC (Russia, India, China) — have created conditions in which Russia, neither the largest nor a dominant player, has ... ... success lie in the fact that here Russian actions are clearly focused on its interests (and not on its own ideology; in its refusal to impose some geopolitical model on other countries; in a good knowledge of the region and the capability and readiness ...

09.10.2019

Like a Suspended Gym Teacher: Why We Should Not Expect Russia to be Welcomed Back into the G7

... protracted play. When President Yeltsin first submitted an application for Russia’s membership in the G7 back in 1992, there were simply no other alternative associations in the world where Moscow could try to squeeze in. Structures such as the G20, BRICS or SCO did not exist at the time, and Russia’s membership in NATO and the European Union seemed unrealistic even then. Therefore, joining the “Group of Seven” not only pursued situational tasks (access to financial and technical assistance ...

11.09.2019

BRICS Should Avoid Becoming an anti-US Group

Interview with Dattesh Parulekar, Assistant Professor, Centre for Latin American & International Studies, Goa University How do Indian experts see the role of BRICS in world politics and what do they think about current relations between Russia and India? Dattesh Parulekar , Assistant Professor, Centre for Latin American & International Studies, Goa University and Vice President, Forum for Integrated National ...

13.03.2019

Three Horizons of Brazil–Russia Relations

... an accelerated rapprochement between Brazil and Israel. It directly contradicted the idea of opening Brazil’s embassy in Jerusalem, which Bolsonaro proposed in support of a similar move by Trump. In the same interview , he quite unexpected asked, “Are ... ... statements as an invitation to engage in a dialogue? We believe it could. Such a dialogue could take place at the upcoming 11 th BRICS Summit, which will be held in Brazil in 2019. Mourão, who is fluent in English, could be a useful interlocutor for the ...

11.02.2019

G20 Summit: Looking for Compromise

... Russia, the key talks for understanding the development of Russia’s foreign policy are the now traditional sessions held with BRICS countries. In addition, a meeting was also held between the heads of state of Russia, India and China (in the RIC format).... ... between Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump, who only had time to exchange opinions on the “Kerch Strait incident.” Trump’s refusal to meet with the President of the Russian Federation means a further loss of confidence between the two countries. On the ...

04.12.2018

Can Trump Playbook Help Bolsonaro Make Brazil Great?

... as minister-director for U.S., Canada and Inter-American affairs. There is already buzz from the Esplanade (the power center in Brazil, like "the Kremlin";) gossip columnists that Brazil is considering moving its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem (like neighbor Paraguay has done) and that Brazil will let its participation in the BRICS fade away without formally announcing a withdrawl from the group, which, after all, was created by a senior official of Goldman-Sachs, who are major players in the buying and selling of U.S. Treasury securities.UPDATE 10 Oct  Brazil media is reporting that ...

07.09.2018

BRICS Summit: A Blessing in Disguise

... also to the issues of the WTO, ranging from general promises to promote a “transparent, non-discriminatory, open and inclusive multilateral trading system” to barbs intended for the President of the United States on specific issues, such as the refusal to approve new members of the Appellate Body of the World Trade Organization. The already “mature” BRICS format entails not only active discussions of economic issues, but also gives significant attention to politics and security. However, there is nothing new in this, since despite the economic subtext that dominated the initial summits, political ...

07.08.2018
 

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  1. In your opinion, what are the US long-term goals for Russia?
    U.S. wants to establish partnership relations with Russia on condition that it meets the U.S. requirements  
     33 (31%)
    U.S. wants to deter Russia’s military and political activity  
     30 (28%)
    U.S. wants to dissolve Russia  
     24 (22%)
    U.S. wants to establish alliance relations with Russia under the US conditions to rival China  
     21 (19%)
 
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