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Flynn Revelations Prove Russiagate Was a Regime Change Coup

... Trump was inaugurated.  The planning included instructions to put him at ease, by not advising him he could have an attorney present; by not informing him he was a target of investigation; and by not revealing they had a transcript of his call with Russian Ambassador Kisylak, which they used in shaping the questions designed to catch him in a lie.  The documents also reveal that the initial 302 Report filed after the meeting disappeared, and was replaced by a version doctored by both Strzok and ...


The choice is always yours

... Nagasaki in August 1945, to carry out nuclear attacks against 17 major Soviet cities. Churchill's statement templates are still used nowadays. In his speech he named the USSR as the main source of international difficulties. Today the West applies it to Russia. Take, for instance, disinformation campaigns launched in connection with unification of Crimea with Russia or the alleged Russian interference in democratic processes in the US, or in Europe. But this bitter pill prepared for my country would ...


Andrey Kortunov Meets with the Staff of the French Embassy

... Ambassador Pierre Levy On May 6, 2020, Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, had an online meeting with the staff of the French Embassy in Moscow headed by Ambassador Pierre Levy. The following issues were discussed during the meeting: the problems in Russia-Europe and Russia-France relations in the face of the pandemic and economic crisis, the prospects for maintaining strategic arms control and the non-proliferation regime of nuclear weapons, the possibility of preventing the breakdown of the multilateral ...


Illusions of a New Bipolarity

... Washington's closest ally, refused to support the White House in its war against the Chinese telecoms giant Huawei. According to the people of Japan, Canada, Germany and France, the United States poses a greater threat to their respective countries than Russia and (with the exception of Japan) China [ 6 ]. It is unclear exactly where the boundaries of the West begin and end. It is turning into a dual-core system with centres in Washington and the European Union that are undergoing a kind of strategic ...


Ambassador Anatoly Antonov's Open Letter…/bipartisan-coalition-c…/ ). On March 24 Sergey Lavrov delivered a message to Secretary of State Michael Pompeo (…/asset…/D2wHaWMCU6Od/content/id/4094236… ). The Minister urged to consider the possibility of return to the home country for all the Russian citizens incarcerated in the U.S. In addition, I personally addressed to Attorney-General W.Barr and head of the Federal Bureau of Prisons M.Carvajal on the destiny of my compatriots (…/a.493759737501…/1286416334902087/ ...


About the Wise Monkey Who Came Down from the Mountain

... our metaphor, be able to sit back and observe this historic and wholly unpredictable battle on top of the mountain while maintaining a careful balance in relations between Beijing and Washington? The answer seems obvious—no, it will not. Not because Russian diplomacy lacks the necessary professionalism or experience, but because Russia’s reputation in the United States is no better than that of China. The only difference is the seriousness with which the country’s elites perceive the threats ...


Why Did It Happen? On the Issue of China’s ‘Guilt’ for the Coronavirus Pandemic

It is difficult to talk about any specific guilt of the Chinese leadership for a pandemic in this light. Exactly the same blunder fluctuations with the introduction of draconian anti-epidemic measures due to a delay in the arrival of reinforced concrete scientific justifications, was repeated by all other large countries in the world in a worsened form. Statements made by a number of American politicians and publicists that the criminal nature of the Chinese communist regime is at fault for the...


Putin's Proposal for Constitutional Update

In his State of the Union address on January 15, Russian President Vladimir Putin outlined his proposals for overhauling the Russian constitution. Western media has unanimously reported that Putin’s proposals present an opportunity for Putin to retain his grip on power, but the aim of this article ...


Russia—China Relations Discussed at RIAC-IEERCAS CASS Meeting

On April 28, 2020, Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) and the Institute of East European, Russian and Central Asian Studies of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (IEERCAS CASS) had an online expert discussion on the international cooperation and strategic ...


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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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