All posts tagged Russia

  • Can governance Trump guns? European security after the US elections
    November 23, 2016, by Mark Galeotti of the European Council on Foreign Relations

    European security co-operation has never really been off the EU’s agenda, but controversy, political divisions and expense have for many years kept it well away from the top. Donald Trump’s […]

  • Russia says its officials were in contact with Trump campaign
    November 11, 2016, by VOANews

    Russian government officials were in contact with members of Donald Trump’s campaign prior to Tuesday’s election, Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said Thursday. “Obviously, we know most of the people […]

  • Russians behind Montenegro coup attempt, says prosecutor
    November 8, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    A prosecutor has accused Russians of planning to assassinate Montenegro’s premier. Police arrested 20 Serbian nationals during October’s elections, including a former commander of Serbia’s special police forces. A “p ...

  • Putin’s friends in Europe
    October 22, 2016, by Fredrik Wesslau of the European Council on Foreign Relations

    The upsurge of populism in Europe has provided Russia with an ample supply of sympathetic political parties across the continent. These parties – mostly from the far right but also […]