Search: Russia's foreign policy (14 materials)

 

Andrey Kortunov Speaks at Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation Meeting

Andrey Kortunov outlined possible scenarios of new global crises in politics and economics, as well as steps to protect Russia's interests in terms of minimizing damage to our country. Within the «Time for Expert» format, Andrey Kortunov, Director General of the Russian International Affairs Council, Ph.D. in History, spoke at the meeting of the Federation Council. His speech focused on the prospects for the development of international relations. Andrey Kortunov outlined possible scenarios of...

26.05.2019

Discussion "Self-Reliance: a Chimera, Forced Strategy, or Real Opportunities?"

On March 18, 2019, HSE hosted a discussion "Self-Reliance: a Chimera, Forced Strategy, or Real Opportunities?". On March 18, 2019, HSE hosted a discussion "Self-Reliance: a Chimera, Forced Strategy, or Real Opportunities?". The event was organized by Council for Foreign and Defense Policy, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Russian International Affairs Council, Y-club networking site, and Russia in Global Affairs magazine. The discussion was moderated...

28.03.2019

On Russia’s Power: is Winter Coming?

Presentation at the Fifth Abu Dhabi Strategic Debate, November 11. On November 11–12, 2018, Abu Dhabi hosted the fifth annual expert meeting within the strategic dialog organized by Emirates Policy Center with the support of the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Traditionally the event gathers a large number of specialists in international relations, regional security, and Middle Eastern issues. Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, made a speech at the session devoted to the role of Russia in...

13.11.2018

Russia’s New Foreign Policy Cycle

Foreign viewpoints After the reelection of Vladimir Putin for another term as president of the Russian Federation in March of this year, Russia is entering a new cycle of foreign and domestic policy. Russia's foreign policy at the moment is particularly fraught; the conflict in Syria, the continued uncertain status of the Donbass region of Ukraine, accusations of cyberwarfare and interference in US elections, and the Skripal poisoning incident in ...

07.05.2018

Andrey Kortunov Lectures at Carnegie Corporation of New York

On May 1, 2018, in New York, Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, delivered a lecture on the new political cycle in Russia and the prospects for Russian foreign policy to the staff, experts, and partners of Carnegie Corporation of New York. Deana Arsenian, Vice President, International Program and Program Director at Carnegie Corporation, moderated the event. On May 1, 2018, in New York, Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, delivered a lecture on the new political cycle in Russia and the...

02.05.2018

Russia’s Post-Election Foreign Policy: New Challenges, New Horizons

Russia needs “smart” foreign policy The recent presidential election in Russia demonstrated convincingly that society is firmly behind the country’s political leadership. An overwhelming majority of voters expressed confidence in, and support for, the domestic and foreign policy pursued by the government under the leadership of President Vladimir Putin. Over the past few difficult years, Russia has managed to achieve two vitally important and closely related foreign policy goals: ensuring the...

27.03.2018

Understanding Putin's fourth-term victory

Christiane Amanpour speaks with Russian analyst Andrey Kortunov and former UK Foreign Secretary Malcolm Rikfind about Putin's presidential victory amid rising tensions with the West. Christiane Amanpour speaks with Russian analyst Andrey Kortunov and former UK Foreign Secretary Malcolm Rikfind about Putin's presidential victory amid rising tensions with the West.

20.03.2018

RIAC Hosts a Roundtable on Russia and EU Strategic Future

On February 20, 2018, Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) hosted a roundtable on Russia and EU strategy for partnerships. Oliver Gnad, Founder and Managing Director of the Bureau für Zeitgeschehen (BfZ), took part in the meeting. On February 20, 2018, Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) hosted a roundtable on Russia and EU strategy for partnerships. Oliver Gnad, Founder and Managing Director of the Bureau für Zeitgeschehen (BfZ), took part in the meeting. The participants discussed...

21.02.2018

Ivan Timofeev Makes a Presentation of «Russia’s Foreign Policy: Looking Towards 2018» Report in Warsaw

On Monday, February 5, 2018, Russian Center of Science and Culture in Warsaw hosted a presentation of «Russia’s Foreign Policy: Looking Towards 2018» report made by Ivan Timofeev, Director of Programs, Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC), for the representatives of Polish expert community and journalists. On Monday, February 5, 2018, Russian Center of Science and Culture in Warsaw hosted a presentation of «Russia’s Foreign Policy: Looking Towards 2018» report made by Ivan Timofeev, Director...

09.02.2018

Russian Approaches to the United States: Algorithm Change Is Overdue

The former rebel and non-systemic candidate, a tireless fighter against the Washington establishment and the Deep State, in fact acknowledged his defeat. It's time to change Russia's tactics toward Washington Donald Trump’s first State of the Union speech appears to be carefully prepared and edited many times over. Of course, numerous and corrosive critics found some negative hooks. According to them, Trump impudently attributed to himself the economic achievements of the Barack Obama administration...

01.02.2018
 

Poll conducted

  1. Korean Peninsula Crisis Has no Military Solution. How Can It Be Solved?
    Demilitarization of the region based on Russia-China "Dual Freeze" proposal  
     36 (35%)
    Restoring multilateral negotiation process without any preliminary conditions  
     27 (26%)
    While the situation benefits Kim Jong-un's and Trump's domestic agenda, there will be no solution  
     22 (21%)
    Armed conflict still cannot be avoided  
     12 (12%)
    Stonger deterrence on behalf of the U.S. through modernization of military infrastructure in the region  
     4 (4%)
    Toughening economic sanctions against North Korea  
     2 (2%)
 
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