16 May 2019
(kgembassy.org) On May 14, 2019, Bolot Otunbaev, Ambassador of the Kyrgyz Republic to the USA met with Andrew Kuchins, President of AUCA, at the Embassy of the Kyrgyz Republic to the United States and Canada. Ambassador Otunbaev congratulated Dr. Kuchins on his appointment as the president of AUCA...
15 May 2019
(Point & Counterpoint) Through all the gloom of Russia’s stagnating economy, one bright spot has been the prudent macroeconomic policy coming from the Central Bank. Under the leadership of Elvira Nabiullina, Central Bank policymakers have helped navigate the country through the treacherous...
15 May 2019
(EDM) Russia tries to maintain a finger in every conflict in the Middle East, and President Vladimir Putin seeks to cultivate connections with various parties in multiple quarrels. Presently, however, the Kremlin’s access is being curtailed: Moscow, for instance, cannot find an entry point into the...
Sonin: There will be no exit from Russia's economic stagnation if counter sanctions and Internet restrictions are not lifted
14 May 2019
(MEMRI) Mk.ru surveyed three world class expatriate economists: Sergei Guriev the chief economist of the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development, former deputy Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation and former first deputy chairman of the Russian Central Bank Sergey Aleksashenko, and...
13 May 2019
(PONARS Eurasia Policy Memo) At first glance, Ukraine’s recent presidential election further confirmed the dramatic decrease of Russian influence in Ukraine. Not a single candidate based his or her campaign on the promotion of an open rapprochement with Russia and neither of the two candidates...
Kurilla: The Mueller report's “no collusion” opens the door for a deal between the Kremlin and the White House
10 May 2019
(actualcomment.ru) "Ivan Kurilla speculated that the meeting between Lavrov and Pompeo may speak about an upcoming deal... Trump is a businessman... and he is focused on deals. Something to give in order to achieve something. The 'No collusion' (Mueller report) opens the door for a deal between...
09 May 2019
(Point & Counterpoint) The May 9 Victory Day over Nazi Germany has long been the main Russian national holiday, the principal day on which Russians turn to the past. In recent years, the Immortal Regiment, a march of people carrying portraits of their ancestors who fought in the war, has...
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