Russia's recent constitutional referendum, peppered with fraud and manipulation, foreshadows an increasingly authoritarian Kremlin going forward.
Washington should be careful that sanctions against Russian arms exports don’t impact trade relations with key allies like India.
It's not Moscow, but the new government in Rome that might be turning off the TAP and dooming the Trans-Adriatic Pipeline project.
There’s no relief in sight for the long-suffering Russian economy, which is now faced with new sanctions and a renewed currency plunge.
The twin pillars of UK foreign policy – its ‘special relationship’ with the U.S. and central presence in the EU – have collapsed, and the ensuing diplomatic isolation is on full display following the Skripal poisoning.
Sanctions and the price of oil will determine the story of Russia’s economic performance in 2017.
How different will US foreign policy look under President Trump?
The geopolitical order is changing, and Washington should take heed.
The return of celebrated Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko in a prisoner swap suggests that Moscow is launching a charm offensive to convince the EU to lift its Russia sanctions. But will it work?
The current political economy of Russia is failing to deliver on long-term growth economic growth.