January 17, 2019
A move to block sanctions relief has been defeated, averting a likely spike in global aluminum prices but also spotlighting the tough road ahead for Congress in shaping policy on Russia.
December 18, 2018
“Tariffs will make our country much richer than it is today,” President Trump tweeted in August. So far, there’s not much evidence of that. As the left-hand graphic above shows, U.S. exports to C…
November 1, 2018
This is a guest post by Sophia Lian, intern for Energy and Climate Policy at the Council on Foreign Relations.
Since the collapse of the Soviet Union, Beijing and Moscow’s shared goal of reorien…
July 31, 2018
Take this quiz to test your knowledge of Russia's politics, history, economy, and more.
January 19, 2018
The United States has failed to elevate Russia’s intervention in U.S. elections to the national priority that it is, and it has neglected to respond to it in a way sufficient to deter future attacks,…
August 13, 2018
“Russia dumped 84% of its American debt,” blared a July CNN headline. Russian central-bank head Elvira Nabiullina said the sales were just part of “diversifying the entire structure of currencies…
April 13, 2017
Experts discuss the significant economic, political, demographic, and military trends in Russia today.
June 1, 2017
Richard Javad Heydarian is a Manila-based academic and author of Asia's New Battlefield: U.S., China, and the Struggle for the Western Pacific. His forthcoming book is Duterte's Rise.
May 1, 2017
Two weeks ago, the Council on Foreign Relations hosted its annual Hauser Symposium. The topic was timely: Russia and the West.
The symposium kicked off with a fascinating discussion on the state o…
December 7, 2018
Panelists discuss current political and economic policies in Russia, and how Russia’s domestic affairs influence its foreign policy.