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Russia, the USA & Europe: Is Instability Immutable?

How and when can the USA, Europe and Russia move forward from impasse and start to rebuild the more rational forms of relationship which would suit the interests of ... ... and some former politicians and diplomats from the USA, Russia and Europe, with guest appearances by Dr. Henry Kissinger and Senator Sam Nunn. It is common ground that we are living through a very dangerous period, with “world order” under threat or ...


The Euro-Atlantic Security Formula: The Implications of NATO-Russia Relations to the Baltic Sea Region

Russia could become an equal co-author of a new security system in the Baltic region and beyond US President Donald Trump's ... ... combination of seven factors for a Euro-Atlantic security formula: the balance of power, the structural peculiarities of Russia and NATO, arms control regimes and institutions, political identity, new areas of competition and vulnerability (the digital and information ...


The Euro-Atlantic Security Formula: Stable Deterrence and Its Alternatives

... Economics, Head of the Department of European Security Studies, Institute of Europe, Russian Academy of Sciences; Professor of the Moscow State Institute of International... ... History, Head of the Department of Disarmament and Confl ict Resolution, Center for International Security, Primakov National Research Institute of World Economy and International... ... proceeds from the understanding that the major gap in capabilities between Russia and NATO has produced an asymmetric and unbalanced system of security in the Euro-Atlantic...


Russia and NATO: A Paradoxical Crisis

... were problems in relations. But no one could have predicted that they would grow to such dimensions within so short a period. The Euro-Atlantic security system was plunged into a real disaster – sudden, brief and all-embracing. After the Cold War, Russia and NATO largely demilitarized and significantly curtailed their military capacity. The likelihood of a military conflict in Europe was reduced to a minimum. Moscow was aggrieved by NATO enlargement, but its formal expansion was accompanied by reductions ...


Breaking the U.S.-Russia Impasse: Keeping the Door Open to Dialogue

Relations between the U.S. and Russia appear to be almost at the point of no return Relations between the U.S. and Russia appear to be almost at the point ... ... problem caused by accusations of mutual election interference. These include security concerns and disputes revolving around NATO and European Union enlargement, Russian actions in Crimea and eastern Ukraine, as well as the nature of the conventional ...


Open Letter to President Donald Trump and President Vladimir Putin

Authors: Des Browne, Wolfgang Ischinger, Igor S. Ivanov, Sam Nunn Dear President Putin and President Trump, The chasm between Russia and the West appears to be wider now than at any point since the Cold War. In the absence of new initiatives, the knot ... ... received by global leaders and publics. A second step could be to increase military-to-military communication through a new NATORussia Military Crisis Management Group . Restarting bilateral military-to-military dialogue between the United States ...


EU-Russia: Selective Engagement and Strategic Security Dialogue

... the independent center of world politics and further growth of its responsibility in international security matters. In case of its successful implementation, the EU will... ... weight. The EU will become a new qualitative political player, cooperating closely with NATO and solving a wide range of security issues - from conventional deterrence to new... ... etc. The EU's role in the formation of a new security system in Europe will increase. Russia in this new strategy is an opponent to the European Union on a number of fundamental...


Countering the threats from the Middle East

... where – despite our differences – we believe that the countries of the Greater Europe area including Turkey and Russia should cooperate on the basis of their common interests. These three issues and our recommendations for working together ... ... and reinforce the case made in our previous Position Paper regarding the need to work on a Memorandum of Understanding between NATO and the Russian Federation on the Rules of Behaviour for the Safety of Air and Maritime Encounters. [ 4 ] Finally, we believe ...


Igor Ivanov’s presentation at the Chatham House conference "Security and Defence in Europe", March 17th, 2016

... and long term common strategy in such a sensitive and politically loaded sphere as international security. Second , there is no common vision about the future of the international... ... doing nothing and waiting for better conditions to resume security cooperation between Russia and the West? Not at all. If we do nothing, the conditions will not get better;... ... Rifkind and me published in International New York Times on August 3rd of 2015. "If NATO partners and Russia do not act to steer events in the way we set out, our fear...


Russia and NATO: Enemies Once Again?

On May 27, 2015 the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) in cooperation with the Valdai International Discussion Club , will hold an open webinar entitled “Russia and NATO: Enemies Once Again?” The newest publication in the Valdai Papers series is devoted to analysis of the concept of New Atlanticism, the alternative Atlantic security system that has been developing since the end of the Cold war. On May 13–14,...


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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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