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Russian and Chinese Experts Discuss Development of Bilateral Cooperation in the Arctic

On March 18, 2022, Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) and the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) continued the series of joint events and held a round table on Russia-China cooperation in the Arctic, the opportunities and limitations. The event was held behind closed doors On March 18, 2022, Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) and the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) continued the series of joint events and held a round ...

21.03.2022

Undercurrents in Russia-China Bonhomie

... China, as well as shrink market share of existing Chinese defence manufacturers. Chinese experts assess that the domestic disturbances within Myanmar provide Russia with tactical opportunities for enhanced defence sales. By the same token, among the non-Arctic states seeking partnership with Russia as a means to increase their presence in the northern polar region, China has become by far the most visible player. However, despite this apparent collaboration, many analysts see these Chinese advancements into Arctic region as a strategic threat: in addition to geo-economic and geopolitical implications thereof. Growing ...

17.12.2021

China-Russian Strategic Partnership: From Continental to Marine

... will increase the China-Russia cooperation in business use of the Northern channel. It may even change the basic structure of international shipping routes, from which both China and Russia are expected to benefit. Russia is an Arctic country, while China is a near-Arctic country. Russia has some concerns about China’s deep involvement in the Arctic. However, China does not pose a threat to Russia’s interests on the two issues it most fears: military security and territorial disputes. So, China’s deeper entry into the Arctic ...

09.08.2021

U.S.-Russia Relations at a Crossroads

... preferences. Because the United States’ strategic priority has shifted towards China, U.S. participants wondered whether Washington might prefer a “third way” for Russia over a complete bifurcation of the global order in which Russia sides with China. Russia’s Chairmanship of theArctic Council The Arctic remains a positive outlier in a receding list of areas where U.S.-Russia engagement is cooperative. Russia’s forthcoming chairmanship of the Arctic Council (2021-2023) provides an occasion to build on decades of cooperative ...

01.11.2020

The Arctic Is a Complex Region Which Cannot Be Designated with a Single Status

... engagement in the region, making the Arctic an arena of global power politics and competition. For China, partnering with Russia is vital due to its proximity, capability, and influence, as well as its status as an Arctic superpower. It is obvious that China-Russia cooperation in the Arctic, in particular in infrastructure projects along the Northern Sea Route, will most probably consider Russia's strategic interest to seek Chinese investment to advance its underdeveloped Arctic region and China's interest to expand its trade and ...

16.10.2020

Russia and China in the Arctic: Cooperation, Competition, and Consequences

... interests; Moscow and Beijing’s strategies and practical policies; Prospects for cooperation between the two states. We will also present our conclusions on the impact of Russian-Chinese relations on European and, more broadly, Eurasian security. Russia, China, and the Arctic From a geopolitical perspective, Russia is a northern country whose territory occupies almost the entire north of the Eurasian continent except for Scandinavia. Russia also boasts the longest Arctic coastline. The medieval republic of Novgorod ...

01.04.2020

Russian–Chinese Dialogue: The 2019 Model

... Eastern Studies and the Institute of International Studies at Fudan University The 5th annual report by RIAC, RAS Institute of Far Eastern Studies and the Institute of International Studies at Fudan University presents the сommon views of leading Russian and Chinese international affairs experts on the development of RussiaChina cooperation in 2018 and the first quarter of 2019. The authors analyze the dynamics of RussiaChina interaction on the most pressing matters of international and regional agendas against the backdrop of increasing external pressure. They assess ...

10.10.2019

The Russian and Canadian Approach to Extra-Regional Actors in the Arctic

... them will be spelled out. In one of her recent speeches, Minister of Crown–Indigenous Relations Carolyn Bennett noted that the new Arctic strategy would address issues of international relations and security, given that many states, in particular, Russia and China, are demonstrating an increased interest in the Arctic. The Arctic is thus becoming a matter of foreign, as well as domestic policy, for Canada. It is for this reason that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Canada is taking active participation in the development of the country’s Arctic strategy ...

11.07.2019

Growing Number of Expert Discussion Participants on the Role of China in the Arctic

On March 26, 2019, Timur Makhmutov, RIAC Deputy Director of Programs, made a speech at the round table “Interaction between Russia and China in the Arctic Zone of the Russian Federation. Problems and Prospects.“ On March 26, 2019, Timur Makhmutov, RIAC Deputy Director of Programs, made a speech at the round table “Interaction between Russia and China in the Arctic Zone of the Russian Federation....

28.03.2019

Back to “Normalcy”

... the United States that was concluded in 2017 entered into force in May 2018. In October 2018, an agreement prohibiting commercial fishing in the Central Arctic Ocean was officially signed. The principal parameters of the agreement were approved by the Arctic “five” (Canada, Denmark, Norway, Russia and the United States), Iceland, China, South Korea, Japan and the European Union back in November 2017, but it took time to fine-tune some technical details. Pavel Gudev : The Northern Sea Route: а National or an International Transportation Corridor? Russia’s bilateral relations ...

28.12.2018
 

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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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