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Five Myths About Russia

In the past three years, Russia has been thrust into the American political spotlight like never before American attempts to isolate Russia have backfired and after almost seven years of economic warfare, the U.S. has nothing to show. In the past three years, Russia has been thrust into the American political spotlight like never before, earning itself both a reputation and mythology that posits Russia as the ultimate James Bond villain. At the heart of this mythology are misconceptions about Russia's...

15.11.2019

Lecture on Reality - 50 Books, 2000 Books, SPY IMPROV

Part I: Top 50 books (cosmic mind-altering books) Part II: The other 2,000 books in 26 clusters (a national conversation) Part III: SPY IMPROV – Questions & Answers To view in full screen click on "Vimeo" word in lower left of the screen below. Robert David Steele - Full Transitions Talk from John Petersen on Vimeo. Online Graphics and Text for the Above Lecture Robert David Steele

14.11.2019

Darkened Skies: The U.S. Might Withdraw from the Treaty on Open Skies

Judging from recent leaks from the White House, U.S. President Donald Trump is prepared to pull out from the Treaty on Open Skies, which could have a detrimental effect on international security If the U.S. does decide to withdraw from the Treaty on Open Skies, this will be quite ironic from the historical standpoint, since the Treaty is rooted in an idea initially proposed by an American president. During his election campaign, Dwight Eisenhower suggested mutual observation flights by the U.S...

14.11.2019

Goodbye, U.S. Foreign Policy

... against North Korea (depending which side you support though), perhaps the most ambiguous moments of the U.S. endeavours in the UN are related to the ambassadorship of Nikki Haley. She is known for desperately defending the U.S. approach on recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, as well as attempting to condemn Hamas, an Islamic fundamentalist militant movement in Gaza. The UN Security Council unanimously rejected the former: even traditional allies of the United States, countries like the United ...

13.11.2019

BRICS Strategic Partnership for Global Stability, Shared Security and Innovative Growth

Article by Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov for the media of the BRICS countries "BRICS Strategic Partnership for Global Stability, Shared Security and Innovative Growth", November 12, 2019 On November 13–14, 2019, Brasilia will host the 11th BRICS Summit. In the run-up to this key event of the year for our group I would like to share Russia's vision of the BRICS strategic partnership. The current Brazilian BRICS Chairmanship managed to achieve serious progress in all main pillars of cooperation...

13.11.2019

Lecture by Richard Weitz “No Love Triangle Russia-USA-China: What Can We Expect from Our Partners?”

On November 7, 2019, Richard Weitz, Director of the Center for Political-Military Analysis at Hudson Institute, delivered a public lecture at Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC). The speech focused on: “No Love Triangle Russia-USA-China: What Can We Expect from Our Partners?”. On November 7, 2019, Richard Weitz, Director of the Center for Political-Military Analysis at Hudson Institute, delivered a public lecture at Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC). The speech ...

11.11.2019

How to effectively promote Russian interests in the United States?

... start making its way into the heart of America’s political discourse. In the United States, politics is both sport and entertainment. It’s for that reason, all across the United States, there are political forums and conferences that attract thousands of people year in and year out. Among such people are America’s foremost policymakers, thought leaders, and average Joes who follow politics like they follow their favorite football team. These people are politically-engaged and the most open ...

11.11.2019

Security Outlook for a Trans-Afghanistan Pipeline and U.S.-Russia Relations

Technology and innovation can be a gateway for the U.S. and Russia to work together and build trust without compromising their core values Security Outlook for a Trans-Afghanistan Pipeline (TAPI) and U.S. Involvement To identify innovative solutions for securing the Trans-Afghanistan Pipeline (TAPI) from threats and attacks, participating agencies must put together a concerted effort, relying on both physical security and diplomatic measures. Afghanistan is a crucial component for such protection...

11.11.2019

Strategic Instability in the Era of Information and Communication Technologies: Crisis or the New Norm?

The possibility that decisions about the use of nuclear weapons will be influenced by information and communication technologies (ICTs) is the most serious threat that exists today. Strategic stability is once again becoming a primary concern in international relations. The topic has received a great deal of attention of late, mainly because of the steady erosion of the reduction and limitation regime: the United States has now withdrawn from both the Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty (ABM Treaty)...

07.11.2019

The Neo-Compellence: Is the Diplomacy of Violence a new Reality for International Relations?

... annihilation and the discovery of the war ends of gunpowder [xiv] . Nuclear deterrence during Cold War historically was closely related to the idea of strategic stability. Alexander Savelyev notes that this principle became the basis for the Treaty between the USA and the USSR on the elimination of their intermediate-range and shorter-range missiles of 1987, as well as the Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty of 1991 [xv] . Andrey Kortunov: The Future of the Middle East: Horizons of Challenges and Opportunities ...

06.11.2019
 

Poll conducted

  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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