Problems with US-Russia Normlalization

2016

Trump's Russia Policy

From Valdai with confidence and reform

Cyber power and Russia's foreign policy

Future US-Russia Relations (in Russian)

Values and Liberal World Order

The Age of Transition and the Soft Power Decline

How American Media Makes Sense of Russia

Russia's Foreign Policy Trajectories

The Lacking Russia Expertise in the U.S.

The Threat of Global War Is Overstated

Why Demonization of Putin Is Counter-Productive

2015

The US-Russia Clash of Values

The Myth of Neo-Soviet Russia in Western Media

Why Kerry-Nuland Visited Russia

The Weakness of Russian Studies in America

Why Ukraine Shouldn't Be Offered NATO Membership

The Sources of Russia's Ukraine Policy

2014

Will Russia Build a Functioning State?

Pressure on Russia Will Not Benefit the West

The Advantages of Russia's Strong State

Russia's Concept of Honor

Russia-Europe Ties Must Get Back on Track

Russia as America's Dark Double

Ukraine Must Prepare to Rebuild Itself

Putin Is Not a Nationalist

Russia's Gains & Losses in Ukraine

Sanctions Can Help Russia

Treat Russia as a Global Power

Western Sanctions Won't Change Putin's Mind

Obama Has No Russia Policy

Putin's Crusade

Stop the Hitler Comparison

How the West Enabled Russian Nationalism

The Hign Cost of Ignoring Russia in Ukraine

Russia's Foreign Policy in 2014

2013

Is Russia's Foreign Policy Successful?

Putin Wants a Stronger Obama

The World According to Putin

Great Divide with the West

Honor in Russia-West Relations (in Russian)

Learning from the Snowden Affair

Putin's Civilizational Turn

The U.S. Needs a Russia Strategy

Should Obama Contain Russia?

The Magnitsky Act

2012

The Danger of Mistreating China

 

Why Russia Still Backs Assad

 

Why Putin Wants Obama to Win

 

The U.S.-Russia Relations: a New Interdependence? (in Russian)

 

Treat Russia as a True Partner

 

Russia and Global Governance

 

Medvedev's Legacy as President

 

Putin's Policy in Eurasia

 

Reforms Loom in Russia 3.0

 

The Twenty Years of Russia's Foreign Policy

 

The U.S. and Russia's Elections

 

2011

 

From Arab Spring to Russian Winter?

 

Putin - the Next Brezhnev or Stolypin?

 

Rethinking Relations with Russia

 

NATO and Russia's Security

 

2010

 

Russia's New Foreign Policy Doctrine

 

2009

 

Preventing Eurasian Collapse

 

Russia's Tilt Toward China

 

Ten Years of Putin

 

The Post-Western World

 

Preventing a New Crimean War

 

Pressing the "Reset Button" with Russia (in Russian)

 

Asymmetrical Expectations on Afghanistan

 

Energy and Russia's Foreign Policy

 

Russia-Ukraine Crisis

 

2008

 

Russia in 2008

 

The Orthodox Church and the Role of Patriarch

 

Obama's Russia Challenge

 

Who Is Mr. Medvedev?

 

Russia and the Crisis in the Caucasus

 

Is Russia Unilateralist?

 

McCain, Georgia and Russia

 

Obama Is Fighting on McCain's Terms

 

A Useful Enemy in the U.S. Elections

 

The West Needs To Make Up For Past Mistakes On Russia

 

The U.S. Anti-Russian Lobby

 

Russian Hawks Favor McCain

 

The Russophobia Debate

 

The Russophobia Card

 

Waiting for a U.S. Russia Policy

 

Russia's Partnership with South Korea

 

2007

 

From Russia With No Love Left

 

The West Never Had Russia to Loose

 

Is Korean Unification Coming?

 

Boris Yeltsin as a Tragic Figure

 

Misreading Putin

 

Dangers Lurk in Turkmenistan

 

The Test of Belarus

 

2006

 

Russia Advocates Cautious Response to North Korea

 

Georgia Is a Victim of NATO Expansion

 

Ukraine Is Fine. For Now...

 

Witte, Stalin, and Lessons of World Wars

 

Integration and Identity: Review of Trenin's Book


Russia's Interests in Northeast Asia

 

A Realistic Russia Policy

 

Assertive Russia and What's Behind It

 

Why Russians "Love" Stalin

 

Russia and the "War of Civilizations"

 

Russia’s New Foreign Policy Assertiveness                

 

Russia and Iran