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Moldova received EAEU observer status. What next?

... International experts have noted the opposite positions of the president and the government. While the president of the Republic of Moldova Igor Dodon is “pro-Russian”, the government of the country has traditionally expressed clearly Russophobe and pro-European positions. Within the Eurasian expert community it is rumoured that neither Russia nor Kazakhstan by some premature step  wanted to provoke a situation similar to the one that happened in Ukraine, when the alleged foreign policy choice became ...

03.06.2018

Unbalanced Europe and the New Order in the OSCE Space

It is impossible to return to the glorious past. The illusion that it is possible is depriving us of our future Introduction The collapse of relations between Russia and the West after 2014 put an end to the idea of Greater Europe. The area of common security and cooperation from Lisbon to Vladivostok, or even wider – from Vancouver to Vladivostok – remains on paper in numerous documents that are gradually being buried in archives. The almost 40-year ‘post-Helsinki’ ...

03.05.2018

Andrey Kortunov Takes Part in the Friedrich Ebert Foundation ROCPE International Advisory Board Meeting

On April 11-12, 2018, Vienna hosted an International Advisory Board meeting of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation Regional Office for Cooperation and Peace in Europe (ROCPE). On April 11-12, 2018, Vienna hosted an International Advisory Board meeting of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation Regional Office for Cooperation and Peace in Europe (ROCPE). The meeting focused on the future of European security architecture ...

16.04.2018

Third German-Russian Expert Meeting on Security Issues in and around Europe

On March 20-23, 2018, Cadenabbia, Italy, hosted the third German-Russian expert meeting on security issues in and around Europe. On March 20-23, 2018, Cadenabbia , Italy, hosted the third German-Russian expert meeting on security issues in and around Europe. The meeting is held annually with the support of Konrad Adenauer Foundation and aims to compare the positions ...

23.03.2018

Sanctions Have Not Been So Bad

Interview with Dr Richard Connolly, Associate Fellow for Russia and Eurasia Programme at Chatham House With sanctions regime being present since 2014, Russia’s relations with the United States and the European Union have not been easy. Previously, the EU has been mostly in line with sanctions proposed by the US. Taken the possibility of new sanctions being imposed on Russia by the US, it is the European view that is worth looking at. Dr Richard Connolly,...

16.02.2018

Preventing Nuclear Conflict in Europe

... and together with a group of former and current senior officials and experts from across the Euro-Atlantic region – the Euro-Atlantic Security Leadership Group (EASLG) – believe that, despite significant differences, the United States, Russia, and Europe can and must cooperate on areas of vital common interest. Together in Munich, we will be presenting and discussing our ideas to improve the security of all people living in the region, beginning with reducing nuclear and other military risks. Statement ...

16.02.2018

Andrey Kortunov Makes a Speech at Friedrich Ebert Foundation Conference on European Security

... January 22, 2018, in Berlin, Friedrich Ebert Foundation with the support of German Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Centre for OSCE Research, and the Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy (IFSH) held International Conference «From Cold War to New European Security System: Steps Towards De-Escalation». On January 22, 2018, in Berlin, Friedrich Ebert Foundation with the support of German Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Centre for OSCE Research , and the Institute for Peace Research and Security ...

23.01.2018

Merkel Ist Kaputt: Germany’s Crisis is Britain’s Opportunity

... crippled by structural crises. The eurozone may appear to be recovering, but at the next downturn it will be hit even harder by the absence of deeper integration among member states. The EU needs a determined leader to either create a United States of Europe or to put a cross on the federal project once and for all. Merkel is anything but this leader. She satisfies neither Europhiles, who crave for a reformist German-French axis, nor Eurosceptics who deplore her compromising attitude. On the wake of ...

26.12.2017

Andrey Kortunov Takes Part in Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies International Conference in Pisa

... program Erasmus+. On December 18 Sant’ Anna School of Advanced Studies in Pisa hosted an international conference «Overlapping Easts: From Shared Neighborhood to Globalized Borderlands» under the auspices of EU international program Erasmus+. European and American scientists who focus on Post-Soviet space issues and its interactions with European Union took part in the conference. Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, made a report at the opening session of the conference.

19.12.2017
 

Poll conducted

  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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