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UK sanctions against Russia: what impact will they have?
Theresa May Expels Russian Diplomats. But Now Comes the Hard Part.
Paul Lever reviews Stalin Ja Suomen Kohtalo [Stalin and the Fate of Finland], by Kimmo Rentola.
European geopolitics is undergoing a major structural revision.
Putin could destroy UK and America without using new ‘invulnerable’ hypersonic nuclear weapons, military analyst warns
Ukraine’s current fight against Russian aggression carries deep historic resonances which we ignore at our peril.
By claiming to have deployed a sophisticated air-defence system, Russia may be attempting to force the international coalition to think twice before undertaking air strikes in Syria without consultations with Moscow
RUSI experts offered their responses to the downing of a Russian jet by the Turkish military on 24 November 2015.
Whilst Russia and NATO argue about whether the Su-24 shot down did violate Turkish airspace, Russia has established form conducting such incursions.
A clash between Turkey and Russia was perhaps inevitable. It is now important to make sure this crisis does not escalate or undermine Syria’s embryonic peace process.
Russia is nowhere near as isolated or as bereft of options in Syria as Western governments would like to believe.
Martin Zapfe and Michael Carl Haas
NATO is in an unenviable position as it tries to reassure its Baltic members facing Russian aggression without provoking the Kremlin
John Scarlett reviews Hubris: Near and Distant Neighbours: A New History of Soviet Intelligence, by Jonathan Haslam
Aniseh Bassiri Tabrizi
Despite closer military and economic ties between Russia and Iran, Tehran remains wary of Moscow.
President Putin’s rush to engage with Orthodox Christianity has more to do with politics than piety as he emphasises the differences between Russia and the rest of Europe.
The assumption that the EU is hamstrung in its dealings with Moscow because German business is beholden to Russian companies is false. There is no special German–Russian business link.
Russia-UK Relations Post-Brexit: Opportunity or Dead End?
Zapad: What can we learn from Russia's latest military exercise?
Dr Igor Sutyagin
Massive Russian military exercise heightens fear of troop build-up on western border
Russia’s corporate raiders add to threat from sanctions
Russia Plans Huge Zapad 2017 Military Exercises With Belarus