March 8, 2016 | Mikhail Troitskiy
European leaders must develop a plan for elections in eastern Ukraine—and here’s how they can get Moscow and Kyiv on board.
March 7, 2016 | Joshua Cohen
Ukrainian politics make it hard to decentralize, while Russia won’t allow Ukraine to move West.
February 19, 2016 | James Henderson
Russia sees the deal as a first step toward talks among top oil producers about managing the market. And it just might work.
February 8, 2016 | Edward Verona
Bad timing and lack of transparency will further discredit the image of the free market in Russia.
February 4, 2016 | Sergey Aleksashenko
The results of the latest Levada polls spell trouble for the Kremlin in the run-up to the September parliamentary elections.
January 7, 2016 | Maria Snegovaya
Scarce oil revenue might push Russia towards a more compromising stance in Ukraine and Syria, but could lead to a clampdown at home.
December 11, 2015 | Manuel Veth
The creator of the website Futbolgrad examines the current status of Russia’s preparations for the World Cup.