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Andrey Kortunov Speaks at Riga Dialogue 2022

On September 15–16, 2022, Riga Dialogue, a regular annual session of an international expert summit on Euro-Atlantic security issues, was held in a hybrid format in Riga On September 15–16, 2022, Riga Dialogue, a regular annual session of an international expert summit on Euro-Atlantic security issues, was held in a hybrid format in Riga. The meeting was organized by the Latvian Institute of International Affairs, in cooperation with Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Nuclear Threat Initiative, European...

18.09.2022

Visa Sanctions — A Sign of Strength? No

... reduction in the number of visas issued from the rest. Let's try to figure out what the EU and Russia will gain and lose from such a development. Vadim Voinikov: Legal and Political Aspects of EU’s Possible Visa Sanctions Against Russian Nationals For the European Union, the benefits of visa restrictions are mainly symbolic. Visa sanctions are another measure that can be written down as an asset in containing Russia. They can be regarded as a signal that there will be no return to the conditionally pre-February ...

31.08.2022

Legal and Political Aspects of EU’s Possible Visa Sanctions Against Russian Nationals

... nationals. Predictably, Moscow took a very negative view of this idea, while the European Commission and leaders of other EU member states were rather skeptical. Nonetheless, plans envisage discussing this matter at the meeting of the Council of the European Union to be held on August 31, 2022. National measures for restricting visa issuance and entry Alongside restricting the issuance of Schengen visas, some EU member states restrict Russian nationals’ entry. For instance, since August 18, 2022,...

19.08.2022

China and Russia: Dialog in the Face of External Challenges

... This generated many negative opinions about China, and its image has suffered greatly in the eyes of European public. Clearly, the Russia–Ukraine conflict negatively affects China–Europe relations since China does not Russia, contrary to what the European Union demands, putting China in a more difficult situation. Beijing greatly values its relations with Europe not only because of its significant economic interests in the region, but also because it wants to see Europe as an autonomous pole ...

08.07.2022

Oxford Process Tenth International Expert Meeting on Challenges in Settling Russian-Ukrainian Crisis

... challenges of resolving the Russian-Ukrainian crisis and the future of European security On June 16, 2022, Oxford Process, a British expert think tank, held the tenth high-level international expert meeting on the challenges of resolving the Russian-Ukrainian crisis and the future of European security. The meeting was dedicated to the prospects for post-conflict reconstruction of the territories affected by military operations and the future of economic relations between Ukraine, the European Union and Russia. Other discussion topics included various aspects of restructuring the Ukrainian economy, the problems of the country's external debt, and the likely place of Ukraine in the emerging global and European division of labor. As ...

17.06.2022

Russia-West: Is It Possible to Lift the Sanctions?

... navigation equipment, certain categories of cars, computers, marine engines, and many other categories of industrial and consumer goods. Separately, it is worth highlighting the export control of dual-use goods, although they existed before. Ivan Timofeev: Ukrainian Crisis. Who Has the Upper Hand? Eighth . A ban on the import of cash dollars and euros into Russia, as well as restrictions on opening deposits above certain amounts in some initiating countries. Ninth . The exit from normal trade relations ...

30.03.2022

Debunking Some Myths about Russia’s Military Opertion in Ukraine

... look at the coverage and reporting of mainstream media outlets of the West, we can see that the majority of myths were created to suit them. The majority of misunderstandings have been built on the foundations of outright lies and fantasy. The US and European Union created misleading narratives about Russian military intervention in Ukraine aiming to destabilising Russia and countering Russian influence in Asia and Europe. This research exhibit that continuing to believe in the character and implementation ...

09.03.2022

Crimea and Punishment

Franco-Russian Conversation with Andrey Kortunov and Michel Duclos On 25 November, Russia seized 24 Ukrainian sailors in the Kerch Strait, which connects the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov. It is the first open clash between the two countries since 2014. What does this mean? Will it escalate? What is to be expected from foreign powers? Andrey Kortunov, Director General of the Russian International Affairs Council , and Michel Duclos, former Ambassador and Special Advisor for Institut Montaigne...

06.12.2018

My Wish List for the Bundeskanzleramt

... the end of WW2 and twenty-eight years after the reunification, the new generation of Germans owes Russian nothing. After the Ukrainian crisis, no ‘business as usual’ is possible in any foreseeable future; Moscow and Berlin continue to sharply disagree ... ... many critically important international matters. Germany is and will always be a disciplined member of NATO and that of the European Union; it will not take any initiatives that might look risky, inappropriate or untimely to other members of these organizations....

28.04.2018

Development Scenarios for the Conflict in Eastern Ukraine: A View from Kiev

... the country to reassess its policy with regard to Ukraine in the context of the current situation gains traction. Before making any predictions about how events may unfold, we should first identify the key objectives pursued by Russia, Ukraine, the European Union and the United States in their respective foreign policies (we believe it is necessary to assess the situation from the global perspective), as well as examine the results already achieved by the sides, particularly those that focus on ...

07.04.2016
 

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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  
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    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  
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