The region remains a source of terrorist instability, which is directly linked to Russia’s actions in the Muslim world.
Despite advances by Putin-friendly extremists at the election, they lack the parliamentary muscle to change Ukraine policy.
Despite repeated official denials, the democratic world’s joint efforts are doing increasing damage to the Russian economy.
The European Commission has given Georgia a warning signal and an opportunity on the road to membership.
Russia is not going away. We need a strategy
For over a decade, Russian society has been bombarded with hardcore, revanchist propaganda. The West did not take note.
As Russia’s military faces acute shortages of war materiel, the Kremlin is urgently seeking ways to evade sanctions.
For Ukraine’s sake, the transatlantic community must prevail effective against Russian malign energy activities
The pace of events is accelerating as key battles rage against Russia in Donbas, Western European leaders visit Kyiv and the EU decides on Ukraine’s candidacy.
Indiscriminate shelling has destroyed Ukraine’s physical infrastructure, but Russian operations also focus on a less visible target: history textbooks.