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Russia has to reinvent its economic model

... Russia and major Western players in the region about who really belongs to terrorists and who does not. That opens more room for cooperation on the ground though some serious differences are still to be dealt with. 2) On November 13, 2015, the worst terrorist attacks in France’s history took place in Paris, killing 130 and wounding several hundreds. How was the event perceived in Russia, by the government and the population? How do Russian geopolitics experts like you globally interpret the ...


We stand with France

Today we grieve and mourn with all those who have lost their loved ones in the horrifying terrorist attacks in Paris. This is a moment when all people must come together and give each other comfort, peace and kindness and be the best human beings we can possibly be. When our lament is over, we must join hands and do all we can to fight the ...


The Global Terrorism Index: measuring terrorism can help us understand its nature and prevent it

... Russian International Affairs Council What key trends in terrorism have been discovered for the past 10 years? Countries most affected by terrorism in 2011 Well, there have been a rising number of successful attacks over the last decade. In 2011, 91% of terrorist attacks were successful: 4564 terrorist incidents took place globally, resulting in 7473 deaths and 13961 injuries. If you just use those bold figures it looks like you need to worry about the terrorist threat, but you really do not. Even though ...


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  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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