In evaluating the Western response to Russia's annexation of the Crimean peninsula, we should look towards the example of the 2008 invasion of Georgia.
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Russia’s decision to ignore its commitment to Ukraine has dealt a major blow to the principle of security guarantees in nuclear nonproliferation.
How the Crimea conflict plays out aboard the International Space Station.
The stakes are particularly high for Ukraine’s LGBT community, for whom closer ties with Europe promises greater tolerance and increased political standing.
In light of Putin’s aggression, the question remains whether President Obama’s foreign policy deals effectively with crises like Ukraine or not.
The HPR sits down with the assistant secretary of state for international security and nonproliferation to discuss Iran, Syria, and a career in the State Department.
How Russia and the International Olympic Committee are betraying the LGBT community.
How religiosity and nationalism will undo Russia's political landscape.
It’s rare that my Facebook News Feed yields anything too out of the ordinary, but last night, a click on a friend’s link eventually led me to this NPR article on a curious pattern in Russia. When the Communists took over in Russia in 1917, the first leader, Vladimir Lenin, was bald. His successor, Joseph Stalin, ... Read More
On the geopolitical stakes of Sino-Russian cooperation.
What are the reasons that we should be concerned about cybersecurity today? Staff writer Tom Silver '16 talks about his article in the 2012 winter issue.
With the surprise election of billionaire Bidzina Ivanashvili, Georgian Dream presents an alternative to standard second-world power transitions.
Israel is growing more religious, threatening its very cultural foundations.