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Russia and U.S. Must Not Squander Chances For Cooperation

... arms control. Extending the New START Treaty without any additional conditions meets the security interests of both sides. All that is needed for this is the political will of Moscow and Washington. Extending the Treaty would not mean that much for international security in and of itself, but it could signal both parties’ readiness to engage in a broad dialogue on key issues of strategic stability. We have no reason to expect any other agreements on arms control in the foreseeable future—only ...

21.01.2021

Should China and Russia Form an Alliance?

An alliance is a possible option, but the last resort In Chinese and Russian academic circles, views advocating such an alliance have existed for a long time, but they are not mainstream. The governments of both countries have always adhered to the policy of strategic partnership rather than alliance, and the issue of the alliance is not on the agenda of China-Russia dialogue. However, at the plenary meeting of the Valdai Club, which was held in October 2020, President Putin said that theoretically...

12.01.2021

Russia and Iran in Syria and Beyond: Challenges Ahead

RIAC and IRAS Working Paper #59/2020 RIAC and the Institute for Iran-Eurasia Studies Working Paper #59/2020 This paper aims to analyze the pivotal points of the Middle Eastern crises and to which extent the interests of Moscow and Tehran overlap or contradict each other. Some of the key issues of the political situation in the region were assessed, such as the situation in Idlib, the prospects for a political process in Syria, Israel’s role in the region’s future, the path to Syria’s reconstruction...

22.12.2020

RIAC and HSE Online Seminar «New Regional Dynamics in the Eastern Mediterranean?»

On December 21, 2020, at 3:00 pm UTC+3 On December 21, 2020, at 3:00 pm UTC+3, Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) and School of Asian Studies of the Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs at National Research University Higher School of Economics are holding an online seminar «New Regional Dynamics in the Eastern Mediterranean?». The event will focus on the competitive and inclusive approaches to security in the Eastern Mediterranean, opportunities and limitations for Turkey's...

17.12.2020

RIAC and RUSI Online Workshop on Global Health and Security

On December 14, 2020, a Russian-British online workshop on global health and security was held. This workshop opened the fifth cycle of the long-term Russia-UK project “A New Agenda for Russia–UK Relations" (Dialog on Security Issues) On December 14, 2020, a Russian-British online workshop on global health and security was held. This workshop opened the fifth cycle of the long-term Russia-UK project “A New Agenda for Russia–UK Relations" (Dialog on Security Issues). RIAC project partner...

17.12.2020

Reducing the Military Risks in Europe

Recommendations of the Participants of the Expert Dialogue on NATO-Russia Military Risk Reduction in Europe Recommendations of the Participants of the Expert Dialogue on NATO-Russia Military Risk Reduction in Europe In June 2020, the Institute of the USA and Canada of the Russian Academy of Sciences (ISCRAN) and the Institute of Europe of the Russian Academy of Sciences (IERAS) served as co-organizers of the international project “NATO-Russia Expert Dialogue on Military Risk Reduction in Europe...

14.12.2020

International Crisis Group Discusses the Impact of Presidential Transition in the United States on Crisis Situations in the World

The discussion also focused on the prospects for the U.S. interaction with the European Union, Russia, China, and Iran On December 2, 2020, the International Crisis Group (ICG) held an expert discussion on the possible consequences of the presidential transition in Washington on crisis situations in various regions of the world, including the Korean Peninsula, Afghanistan, the Middle East, North Africa and others. The discussion also focused on the prospects for the U.S. interaction with the European...

03.12.2020

How to End the War in Yemen in 2020?

Yemenis themselves have no less rich potential for independent creative activity The Yemen conflict is striking in that the entire global community and all the actors involved have achieved a singularly powerful consensus that there is no future for a solution achieved by force and a political solution is the only option. Since June 2015, this thought has permeated UN documents , speeches delivered by politicians and by heads of the UN Secretary General’s special missions to Yemen. The scale of...

02.12.2020

IFRI Expert Workshop on Russian Foreign Policy Prospects and the Future of Russia-France Relations

On November 20, 2020, IFRI (Institut français des relations internationales), Paris, with the support of the French Ministry of the Armed Forces, held a traditional annual expert workshop on the prospects for Russian foreign policy and the future of Russia-France relations. On November 20, 2020, IFRI (Institut français des relations internationales), Paris, with the support of the French Ministry of the Armed Forces, held a traditional annual expert workshop on the prospects for Russian foreign...

22.11.2020

Astana Club International Debate "A World Without Order: How We Can Restore International Security System"

On November 19, 2020, as part of the sixth annual meeting, Astana Club (Kazakhstan) held an online high-level international debate on the topic "A World Without Order: How We Can Restore International Security System." On November 19, 2020, as part of the sixth annual meeting, Astana Club (Kazakhstan) held an online high-level international debate on the topic "A World Without Order: How We Can Restore International Security ...

20.11.2020
 

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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