Russia: Publications

Fellow travellers: Russia, anti-Westernism, and Europe’s political parties

Gustav Gressel - 14 July, 2017

Anti-Western elements, exploitable by the Kremlin, exist not only on the fringes of European politics, but reach right into the heart of established parties.

The great unravelling: four doomsday scenarios for Europe’s Russia policy

Gustav Gressel, Fredrik Wesslau - 19 June, 2017

There is no room for complacency in Europe’s stance towards Russia and Ukraine.

Crimintern: How the Kremlin uses Russia’s criminal networks in Europe

Mark Galeotti - 18 April, 2017

European states and institutions have to consider the challenges posed by Russian-based organised crime, and adopt measures to combat it.

Heavy Metal Diplomacy: Russia’s Political Use of its Military in Europe since 2014

Mark Galeotti - 19 December, 2016

How the Kremlin uses its military as an instrument of coercive diplomacy

The new power couple: Russia and Iran in the Middle East

Ellie Geranmayeh, Kadri Liik - 13 September, 2016

Joint military operations in Syria have brought Russia and Iran relations closer than at any point since World War II.

fullpic

Russia in the grey zones

Sophia Pugsley, Fredrik Wesslau - 30 August, 2016

What role does Russia play in the breakaway regions of Eastern Europe?

With friends like these: Turkey, Russia, and the end of an unlikely alliance

Asli Aydıntaşbaş - 23 June, 2016

The growing friendship between Russia and Turkey in recent years was a problem for Europe. But their recent bust-up is an even bigger one.

Absorb and conquer: An EU approach to Russian and Chinese integration in Eurasia

Various authors - 9 June, 2016

Europe shouldn’t be afraid of Russian and Chinese efforts to integrate the Eurasian landmass, but should absorb them into its international order

Russia 2030: A story of great power dreams and small victorious wars

Fredrik Wesslau, Andrew Wilson - 23 May, 2016

The future of Europe’s relations with Russia looks bleak as the Kremlin pursues an increasingly aggressive foreign policy.

Putin’s hydra: Inside Russia’s intelligence services

Mark Galeotti - 11 May, 2016

Far from being an all-powerful “spookocracy” that controls the Kremlin, Russia’s intelligence services are internally divided.