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"Hillary Is the Worst Option": How Moscow Sees American Politics

Everyone in Moscow tells you that if you want to understand Russia's foreign policy and its view of its place the world, the person you need to talk to is Fyodor Lukyanov. Lukyanov is the chair of Russia's Council on Foreign and Defense Policy, as well as the editor-in-chief of the journal Russia in Global Affairs,...


European Energy Woes

Euro-Russian relations have strained over the recent years in energy matters as certain vested interests shifted perceptions into the realm of what I would express as logical fallacies – technically making sense to a degree, but only when numerous caveats ...


In Search of New Life Forms under the Antarctic Ice Sheet

Interview with Dr. Valery Lukin, Chief of Russian Antarctic Expedition Interview Drilling, water sampling and the possible discovery of new life forms in Antarctic subglacial Lake Vostok have been among the major scientific feats of recent years. Since the research has been fortunately conducted by Russian scientists, we ...


Wild World – Dr. Adrian Pabst Interview

... Lille (Sciences Po). His research concerns capitalism, religion, ethics, civil economy, European Union and wider Europe like Russia, Ukraine and Turkey. He is an Associate Editor of the journal TELOS and Fellow of the Centre of Theology and Philosophy.... ... contributor to both UK and international press, including International Herald Tribune, The Guardian and The Moscow Times. *Interviewer: Igor Ossipov / Date: 30/04/2013 Crisis of Capitalism, Identity and Finance In the last two years Europe has ...


Central Asia: Energy Meadow – Dr. Rico Isaacs Interview

... and Studies in Ethnicity and Nationalism. Rico has undertaken media work commenting on Central Asian politics and often consults companies on political risk in the region. What are the main political, military and economic interests of the Russian Federation in Central Asia? Do these interests align or conflict with the regional interests and how have they affected relations? The main interests, diverge in a number of ways, all have historical foundations as Russia has a strong and evident ...


U.S.-Russia Arms Control Dialogue: A New Start on the Path to a New START

Interview with General John J. Sheehan Interview The New START (Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty), signed at the dawn of President Obama’s first term in 2010 was considered a turning point in US-Russia relations. Now, with the US President reelected the current framework of the bilateral arms control may be enforced by further agreements. General John J. Sheehan , a distinguished expert on the “nuke agenda”, who formerly served as ...


Russian science and education: Graham has a recepie to make it better

... anything like the massive infusion of research money that its sister foundation provides in the United States. So if Russian Universities need research money, where will it come from? And will it be peer reviewed or not? These are really big questions Interviewer: But Russia has separate research facilities, doesn’t it? Do you think that they have to be merged with universities or stay as they are, because they currently compete with universities for funds from the same source? They do, to a certain extent, compete ...


How to improve Russia-U.S. relationship?

... you so much for your time. Have a great day. Jeffrey Mankoff, adjunct fellow at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. Jeffrey Mankoff: The problem is the lack of substance in the U.S. –Russia relationship This is a special interview for the Russian International Affairs Council with Jeffrey Mankoff. Doctor Mankoff is an adjunct fellow for Russia and Eurasia Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. The U.S. - Russian relationship are quite strained now particularly because ...


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