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    • Article

    Russia and the West in a New Standoff

    The break between Russia and the West is not a passing phase, but a long-term condition that will shape the course of European security for the foreseeable future.

    • Event

    The Fate of the West

    The West has long been a font of stability, prosperity, and security. Yet when faced with global instability and economic uncertainty, it is tempting for states to react by closing borders, hoarding wealth, and solidifying power.

    • Op-Ed

    Time to Reset U.S. Policy in the South Caucasus

    Geopolitical conditions in the South Caucasus have experienced a substantial shift in recent years. Washington needs to adjust assumptions in advancing U.S. interests in the region to make the most of its capabilities.

    • Op-Ed

    Raja Mandala: Engaging an Inward Looking U.S.

    The traditional props that have framed India-U.S. relationship over the last two decades—including those on shared democratic values and a common interest in Asian balance of power—can no longer provide an effective guidance to the Trump era.

    • TV/Radio Broadcast

    Climate Change Fight

    With U.S. climate leadership lagging, the G-7 is finding ways to move forward in spite of U.S. reluctance while China looms as the new international climate powerhouse.

    • Op-Ed

    In the Age of Trump, China Will Not Save Europe

    China is no substitute for Europe’s special ties with the United States, as any pivot to the East is paved with difficulties.

    • Diwan

    A Middle East Adrift

    In an interview, Marwan Muasher looks at the region in the aftermath of Donald Trump’s May visit.

    • Strategic Europe

    Letter From Washington

    Europeans must prepare for a less romantic and more transactional view of the EU from Washington, as the U.S. president downplays the importance of the transatlantic relationship.

    • Does Democracy Encourage Criminal Politicians?

      Voters in India select candidates with criminal records to fill a gap left by weak institutions. Criminal politicians promise to provide services to their caste or social group, no matter the cost.

      • Op-Ed

      Don’t Believe What Putin Is Saying About ‘Patriotic’ Russian Hackers

      • Tim Maurer, Henry Farrell
      • June 07, 2017
      • Washington Post

      With the recent allegations about Russia’s military intelligence targeting U.S. voting software suppliers, more and more details are becoming available about what looks like a comprehensive, multifaceted operation targeting U.S. elections in 2016.

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