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RIAC at University of Strasbourg Sanctions Conference

Vladimir Morozov, RIAC Program Manager, and Yulia Timofeeva, RIAC Program Assistant, spoke at the event On December 9, 2020, RIAC took part in a conference on the sanctions factor in relations between Russia and the European Union, organized by the University of Strasbourg. Vladimir Morozov, RIAC Program Manager, and Yulia Timofeeva, RIAC Program Assistant, spoke at the event. The presentation outlined the general state of relations between Russia ...

11.12.2020

Remarks at the General Meeting of the Russian International Affairs Council

... opponents. After all, the parties agreed on Iran’s nuclear programme although their positions were “volatile.” Now the West thinks this is no longer necessary. Obviously, it is trying to restore the unipolar model of world order. “Poles” like Russia and China are unlikely to be subordinate to it. However, India is currently an object of the Western countries’ persistent, aggressive and devious policy as they are trying to engage it in anti-China games by promoting Indo-Pacific strategies,...

10.12.2020

Multilateralism Needs Reinventing, Not Resurrecting

... of diverse stakeholders to make any tangible progress. Private-public partnerships should become common practices in various multilateral arrangements. Andrey Kortunov, Zhao Huasheng: The Coming Bipolarity and Its Implications: Views from China and Russia In sum, if multilateral practices are to survive in years to come, they will survive in the format of ad hoc multilateralism or project-based multilateralism. Project-based multilateralism will become as common in the international relations as ...

09.12.2020

Public Diplomacy Today: Lessons from Russia

... introduction of the post-modern context, key concepts and theoretical framework, this paper is going to highlight ideas-based public diplomacy as the most efficient public diplomacy component today by using the case study of the recent FIFA World Cup in Russia to illustrate our point. We shall then move on to the wider context of generating positive attitudes among the global publics and uncover other, more potent variables at play. At the end we are going to mention certain recent developments— the ...

09.12.2020

The START Treaty is a “Key Issue” for Russia

There is still time to extend the Strategic Arms Control Treaty, due to expire in early February, even despite the upcoming presidential transition The Russian ambassador to the United States said there is still time to extend the Strategic Arms Control Treaty, due to expire in early February, even despite the upcoming presidential transition. Anatoly Antonov, whose diplomatic career largely has been ...

09.12.2020

Russia and Kazakhstan have been working together to build up our integration

... number of his initiatives aimed at peace and environmental protection have won international respect for Kazakhstan. Your First President has made an especially valuable contribution to the development of allied relations and strategic partnership with Russia. Nursultan Nazarbayev initiated the drafting of the Russia-Kazakhstan Treaty of Good-Neighbourliness and Alliance in the 21st Century, which was signed on November 11, 2013, and, incidentally, stipulates a coordinated foreign policy. We have been ...

08.12.2020

Karabakh—A Delicate Matter

After over 200 years, Russia’s commitment to the Caucasus remains firm On November 9, Russia signed a peace statement with the leaders of Armenia and Azerbaijan, ending the most recent war in Nagorno-Karabakh. Overall, Moscow emerged as the clear winner by ending hostilities,...

07.12.2020

There is no 'Russia-Turkey alliance'

Russians can deal with anyone on the basis of Realpolitik "There is no alliance between Russia and Turkey," Trenin told EUobserver. And Putin's ambition for ties with Erdoğan was limited to regional "Realpolitik", Trenin indicated....

05.12.2020

Russian and Chinese Experts Discuss the U.S. Election Results

On December 3, 2020 Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) and Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) held a webinar titled “The 2020 U.S. presidential election: implications for Russia and China” On December 3, 2020 Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) ...

03.12.2020
 

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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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