Tag: Carnegie Moscow Center

Daily news – February 3, 2022 a.m.

AFRICA Artificial intelligence creeps on to the African Battlefield. Nathaniel Allen, Marian “Ify” Okpali, Brookings: Even as the world’s leading militaries race to adopt artificial...

Is There a Way Out of the Russia-NATO Talks Impasse? (Andrey Kortunov, Carnegie Moscow Center)

If Moscow believes that the main security threat it faces is NATO military infrastructure moving closer to Russia’s western borders, it would make sense...

Kazakhstan After the Crisis: What Next? (Temur Umarov, Alexander Gabuev, Carnegie Moscow Center)

The rest of President Tokayev’s years in power are unlikely to be uneventful. The new Kazakh president has yet to establish his authority and...

Podcast: What’s Happening in Kazakhstan? (Alexander Gabuev, Assel Tutumlu, Temur Umarov, Carnegie Moscow Center)

What and who was behind the recent unrest in Kazakhstan? What was the role of Russia? What will become of former president Nursultan Nazarbayev’s...

What a Week of Talks Between Russia and the West Revealed (Dmitri Trenin, Carnegie Moscow Center)

Moscow’s demands of the United States and NATO are in fact the strategic goals of Russian policy in Europe. If Russia cannot achieve them...

In the New Space Race, Will Russia and China Triumph Over America? (Natalia Azarova, Carnegie Moscow Center)

As it has intensified in recent years, great power competition has not been confined to the limits of our planet. Many matters of space...

Who Will Get a Slice of Russia’s 5G Pie? (Leonid Kovachich, Carnegie Moscow Center)

The Russian cellular network market is divided among a few foreign suppliers, mostly along geographical lines due to the way it developed over the...

Post-Pandemic, Russia and China Must Improve Migration Governance (Yanliang Pan, Carnegie Moscow Center)

At the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic early last year, there were predictions it would put pressure on bilateral ties between Russia and China....

Germany’s Russia Test (Liana Fix, Carnegie Moscow Center)

The new German government’s Russia policy could not have gotten off to a more difficult start. Barely a week after Annalena Baerbock was sworn...

Can Russia and NATO Come to an Agreement? (Vladimir Frolov, Carnegie Moscow Center)

For the last month, Russia has been waging a strategic assault to stop NATO’s expansion to the east once and for all. Moscow is...

Chemical Weapons Impasse Reflects Russia’s Broader Conflict With the West (Hanna Notte, Carnegie Moscow Center)

With the world’s focus on the specter of war between Russia and Ukraine, the 26th Conference of States Parties to the Organisation for the...

How Do Russians Feel About a War With Ukraine? (Andrei Kolesnikov, Carnegie Moscow Center)

One of the most asked questions in recent weeks has been whether Russia will attack Ukraine, despite a slight lessening of tensions in the...

Podcast: Can Digital Sovereignty Ever Be More Than a Myth in Russia? (Alexander Gabuev, Alena Epifanova, Janis Kluge, Carnegie Moscow Center)

What are the roots and drivers of the digital sovereignty narrative in Russian politics? Is there any Russian alternative to foreign 5G technology? Is...

Why LNG Didn’t Save Europe From an Energy Crisis (Sergei Kapitonov, Carnegie Moscow Center)

Russia has a unique chance to extend existing long-term contracts with Europe for both pipeline natural gas and LNG—and to agree new ones. Moscow’s...

China’s Nuclear Expansion (Elena Chernenko, Alexander Gabuev, Tong Zhao, Carnegie Moscow Center)

Podcast host Alexander Gabuev is joined by Tong Zhao, a senior fellow in Carnegie’s Nuclear Policy Program, and Elena Chernenko, a special correspondent at...

Are Russia and Ukraine Once Again on the Brink of War? (Alexander Baunov, Carnegie Moscow Center)

Once again, the world is discussing the possibility of Russia waging war against Ukraine. This time, however, the circumstances are extraordinary. Are Russia and Ukraine...