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The UN and Interntional Conflict Resolution. A Lecture by Robert H. Serry at RIAC

The event was the occasion for an extensive discussion on the evolution of the role of the United Nations in conflict resolution, from its origins until the current crisis of confidence it experiences On February 21, the Russian Council of International Affairs had the pleasure to welcome Robert H. Serry for a lecture on the UN and international ...


Palestine-Israel Talks: Temporary Deadlock or Total Failure?

... contradictions in the Israeli-Palestinian dialogue, but also on the regional and global situation. Differences between Moscow and Washington may paralyze the efforts of the global community, while stronger extremist trends in the Muslim world may bring Palestine unpredictable consequences. Involvement in the Palestinian-Israeli settlement seems instrumental for Moscow. The current situation seems business as usual, with yet another spiral of tensions between Israel and the PNA caused by the killing of three ...


Predicting critical events, an institutional challenge.

“Close your eyes and you’re not sure if it’s an Israeli or a Saudi speaking.” That’s what Daniel Levy, Middle East director at the European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR), told The New York Times in an article dated March 31st. The ECFR, which has called for a greater role for Al Qaeda in Algeria to “promote democracy,” is funded mainly by George Soros. The New York Times ...


A Palestinian State – what is behind the facade?

... a large group of Soviet bloc countries and the Non-Aligned Movement countries. The Palestinian State was also recognized by the Soviet Union, the successor of which, including in regard of this, is the Russian Federation. In the midst of battles around Palestine’s accession to the UN, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov articulated Russia’s position – the issue of the State of Palestine status has long been resolved , and resolved in the affirmative manner. Lavrov also declared Russia’s support ...


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