Publications by Working Group members


Karaganov, Sergei (Author), “It Is Not About Ukraine,” Russia in Global Affairs, February 7, 2022.

Beebe, George (Author), “For America and Russia, Deadly Perceptions Can Lead to War,” The National Interest, February 5, 2022.

Hale, Henry, and Adam Lenton (Authors), “Putin Has Off-Ramps: Let’s Not Block Them,” PONARS Eurasia, February 2, 2022.

Charap, Samuel, and Scott Boston (Authors), “U.S. Military Aid to Ukraine: A Silver Bullet?” The Rand Blog, January 27, 2022.

Hill, Fiona, “Putin Has the U.S. Right Where He Wants It,” The New York Times, January 24, 2022.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author), “Коллективизация безопасности,” Профиль, January 6, 2022.


Beebe, George (Author), “Ukraine Is a Manageable Problem—Will Biden Manage It?” The Hill, December 7, 2021.

Charap, Samuel (Authors), “The U.S. Approach to Ukraine’s Border War Isn’t Working. Here’s What Biden Should Do Instead,” Politico, November 19, 2021.


Troitskiy, Mikhail (Author) “Leveraging Ambiguity in Foreign Relations,” YaleGlobal, 6/7/2018.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “Putin heads to China to bolster ties as US pressure grows,” Business Insider, 6/6/2018.

Karaganov, Sergei (Quoted) “Why it’s such a big problem for Putin if the Balkan countries enter the EU,” Independent, 5/17/2018.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “Report from Moscow: Not the Cold War, not WWIII: What to look for from Russia,” The Inquirer, 4/20/2018.

Troitskiy, Mikhail (Author) “Торг и принуждение: как Россия может воспринять удары по Сирии,” РБК, 4/16/2018.

Suslov, Dmitry (Quoted) “Russians fear Bolton may doom Iran deal, stoke arms race,” Al-Monitor, 3/23/2018.

Karaganov, Sergei (Author) “The West’s Unilateral Cold War,” Project Syndicate, 3/20/2018.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Interview) “After Election Landslide, It’s Putin’s Russia (More Than Ever),” NPR, 3/19/2018.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “Trump’s defense strategy is perfect for Russia,” The Washington Post, 1/23/2018.

Troitskiy, Mikhail (Author) “Вероятности вместо гарантий: как снизить напряжение между США и Россией,” РБК, 1/12/2018.


Charap, Samuel (Author) “Settlement That Never Took Place: Why the Russia-West Crisis Is Rooted in the Early 1990s,” Valdai Discussion Club, 12/12/2017.

Troitskiy, Mikhail (Author) “The Case for Ambiguous Agreements in U.S.-Russian Relations,” PONARS Eurasia, 12/1/2017.

Troitskiy, Mikhail (Editor) “Tug of War,” McGill-Queen’s University Press, 12/1/2017.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Interview (audio)) “Of Putinomics, Democratization, and Ksenia Sobchak,” CSIS Podcast: Russian Roulette, 10/27/2017.

Karaganov, Sergei (Interview) “Мир идет к более свободному выбору для каждой страны,” Российская Газета, 10/22/2017.

Suslov, Dmitry (Author) “Эксперт: сотрудничество спецслужб РФ и Запада поможет предотвращать теракты,” РИА Новости, 8/18/2017.

Troitskiy, Mikhail (Contributor) “A Roadmap for U.S.-Russia Relations,” CSIS, 8/14/2017.

Suslov, Dmitry (Author) “Америка Становится Опасной для всего Мира, и Дело вовсе не в Трампе,” Диалог во имя будущего, 8/3/2017.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “The Kremlin is done betting on Trump and planning how to strike back against U.S. sanctions,” The Washington Post, 7/29/2017.

Suslov, Dmitry (Interview) “Москва расписалась в невозможности улучшения отношений с США,” Коммерсант.ru, 7/28/2017.

Troitskiy, Mikhail (Video) “What’s the significance of Trump and Putin’s second meeting?,” ABC News, 7/19/2017.

Chernenko, Elena (Quoted) “The U.S. Media’s Murky Coverage of Putin and Trump,” The New Yorker, 7/6/2017.

Suslov, Dmitry (Quoted) “Посмотреть в глаза друг другу: чем важна встреча Путина и Трампа,” РИА Новости, 7/7/2017.

Hale, Henry (Interview) “Survey: Tips for President Trump Ahead of His First Meeting With Putin,” Russia Matters, 7/3/2017.

Suslov, Dmitry (Video) “Суслов: команда Трампа не понимает, где проходит “красная черта” в Сирии,” ТВ Центр, 6/28/2017.

Karaganov, Sergei (Author) “Taking a New Look at Nuclear Peace,” Russia in Global Affairs, 6/6/2017.

Hale, Henry (Interview) “Patronalism in Eurasia,” Cambridge University Press, 6/5/2017.

Suslov, Dmitry (Author) “Суслов: большое соглашение между Россией и США сейчас исключено,” BNS, 5/13/2017.

Sushentsov, Andrey (Author) “Telamons Holding the Sky: Russian Views on Evolving Global Balance of Power,” Valdai Discussion Club, 5/2/2017.

Karaganov, Sergei (Video) “Право знать!,” ТВ Центр, 4/23/2017.

Suslov, Dmitry (Author) “Светлая и тёмная стороны Белого Дома,” Valdai Discussion Club, 4/20/2017.

Karaganov, Sergei (Video) “Право знать! Сергей Караганов,” ТВ Центр, 4/15/2017.

Suslov, Dmitry (Author) “Does Anti-Trump Hysteria in Washington Leave Any Space for Russian-US Cooperation?,” Valdai Discussion Club, 4/3/2017.

Suslov, Dmitry (Interview) “Интервью с политологом Дмитрием Сусловым,” Agenda Media, 3/23/2017.

Herrera, Yoshiko (Interview) “Trump’s Pick for Russia Envoy ‘One of the Better Choices He Could Have Made’,” Sputnik, 3/9/2017.

Karaganov, Sergei (Video) “В академии Генштаба ВС РФ выступил с лекцией политолог Караганов,” Телерадиокомпания Звезда, 3/7/2017.

Demidov, Oleg (Quoted) “Trump, Putin, and the New Cold War,” The New Yorker, 3/6/2017.

Vacroux, Alexandra (Interviewed with Jeffrey Mankoff) “Factors That Can Influence Trump’s Decisions,” Hromadske International, 2/18/2017.

Charap, Samuel (Video) “Everyone Loses: The Ukraine Crisis and the Ruinous Contest for Post Soviet Eurasia,” The International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2/7/2017.

Colton, Timothy (Co-author with Samuel Charap) “The US Election and the Ukraine Connection,” Project Syndicate, 1/24/2017.

Bordachev, Timofei (Author) “Europe’s Decline and Uncertain Future: What Should Russia Do?,” Valdai Discussion Club, 1/18/2017.

Troitskiy, Mikhail (Author) “Two Challenges to U.S.-Russia Relations: Ontological and Epistemological,” PONARS Eurasia, 1/17/2017.

Karaganov, Sergei (Author) “Год побед. Что дальше?,” Российская Газета, 1/15/2017.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “Прямой, еще прямее,” газета.ru, 1/13/2017.

Vacroux, Alexandra (Interview (audio)) “International Edition,” Voice of America, 1/6/2017.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Author) “Rapprochement on Russia’s Terms,” Foreign Affairs, 1/4/2017.


Ryan, Kevin (Interview) “Inside the hacked U.S. election,” Harvard Gazette, 12/14/2016.

Suslov, Dmitry (Author) “Контуры Внешней Политики Администрации Трампа: Общие Принципы и Функциональные Приоритеты,” Valdai Discussion Club, 12/14/2016.

Remington, Thomas (Author) “Play the Long Game with Russia,” The National Interest, 12/5/2017.

Colton, Timothy (Author) “Time for Fresh Thinking on Russia,” The National Interest, 12/1/2016.

Herrera, Yoshiko (Quoted) “Russia and its influence on the presidential election,” Politifact, 12/1/2016.

Troitskiy, Mikhail (Author) “Перезагрузка по-новому: как Россия ответит на вызов Трампа,” РБК, 11/22/2016.

Troitskiy, Mikhail (Author) “What’s next for Russian foreign policy?,” European Leadership Network, 10/31/2016.

Troitskiy, Mikhail (Author) “Асимметрия целей: куда ведет эскалация напряженности между США и Россией,” РБК, 10/10/2016.

Mitrova, Tatiana (Interview) “Russia-Saudi Oil Agreement: A Real Deal or Merely a Political Signal?” Valdai Discussion Club, 9/16/2016.

Troitskiy, Mikhail (Quoted) “Russian elections on Sunday seen as barometer of ruling party support,” europe online magazine, 9/15/2016.

Barabanov, Oleg (Quoted) “Russia intends to use Crimea for the death penalty restoration,” News from Crimea, 9/13/2016.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “Why Donald Trump strikes a chord with Russians,” BBC News, 9/7/2016.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Interview) “The West is ready to lift the sanctions, but not to recognize Crimea,” Vestnik Kavkaza, 8/26/2016.

Suslov, Dmitry (Interview) “Getting the EU and EAEU on a path to economic cooperation,” Russia Direct, 8/23/2016.

Suslov, Dmitry (Author) “Hillary Clinton as the Last of the Mohicans / Donald Trump Is Only the Beginning,” Valdai Discussion Club, 8/11/2016.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Interview) “What is Russia’s real role in the US presidential election?,” Russia Direct, 8/11/2016.

Stone, Randall (Interview (audio)) “NATO is not a golf club’,” University of Rochester Newscenter, 8/2/2016.

Suslov, Dmitry (Quoted with Mikhail Troitskiy and Andrey Sushentsov) “What Russia’s U.S. Experts Say About The 2016 Election,” The Moscow Times, 8/2/2016.

Rojansky, Matthew (Quoted) “U.S.-Russia conflict topic of third Seminars talk,” Steamboat Today, 7/28/2016.

Bordachev, Timofei (Author) “Russia and the Berlin-Washington Ordern in Europe,” Valdai Discussion Club, 7/22/2016.

Karaganov, Sergei (Author) “Ракеты в Европе: воспоминания о будущем?,” Russia in Global Affairs, 7/9/2016.

Bordachev, Timofei (Author) “Fate of Europe: Return to Reality,” Valdai Discussion Club, 6/27/2016.

Bordachev, Timofei (Author) “Политолог Тимофей Бордачев — о том, как России строить отношения с Европой,” Известия, 6/14/2016.

Gabuev, Alexander (Author) “Russia’s Prospective Niche on the Asian Security Market,” Carnegie Moscow Center, 6/10/2016.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “Turkey as a mirror of the New World,” Russia in Global Affairs, 6/9/2016.

Gabuev, Alexander (Co-author with Vita Spivak) “Should Russia Be Afraid of Chinese Plans in the Far East?,” Carnegie Moscow Center, 6/7/2016.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “Любовь до гроба или свободный брак,” газета.ru, 6/2/2016.

Karaganov, Sergei (Interview) “Остановив НАТО, мы выступили поставщиком безопасности,” Lenta, 5/30/2016.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Author) “U.S. Views of Moscow and Beijing’s Eurasian Ambitions,” Russia in Global Affairs, 5/12/2016.

Sushentsov, Andrey (Author) “Afghanistan in 2016 and Russia’s Interests,” Valdai Discussion Club, 5/8/2016.

Barabanov, Oleg (Author) “To Be Engaged or Not to Be Engaged: Does Russia Need to Return to Old Forms of Dialogue with the West?,” Valdai Discussion Club, 5/4/2016.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “Putin’s Foreign Policy: The Quest to Restore Russia’s Rightful Place,” Russia in Global Affairs, 5/4/2016.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Video) “A Forgotten Conflict: Escalation in Nagorno-Karabakh,” CSIS, 5/2/2016.

Karaganov, Sergei (Author) “New Ideological Struggle?,” Izvestia, 4/21/2016.

Mirzayan, Gevorg (Author) “How Russia is moving ahead with its Asian pivot,” UPI, 4/20/2016.

Darden, Keith (Quoted with Fyodor Lukyanov, Jeffrey Mankoff) “Will the Putin Regime Crumble?,” Foreign Affairs, 4/17/2016.

Mirzayan, Gevorg (Quoted) “Lavrov in the Land of the Rising Sun: Prospects for Russo-Japan Relations,” Sputnik, 4/17/2016.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “On the Usefulness of Imagination,” Russia in Global Affairs, 4/12/2016.

Sushentsov, Andrey (Interview) “The European terrorist threat is unlikely to push Russia, West closer together,” Russia Direct, 4/5/2016.

Charap, Samuel (Co-author) “The US and Russia in the Asia-Pacific,” IISS, 3/31/2016.

Fenenko, Alexey (Author) “Why is Russia skipping the Nuclear Security Summit in 2016?,” Russia Direct, 3/29/2016.

Remington, Thomas (Author) “Here’s how Alexander Hamilton would understand Russia’s regional debt crisis,” Monkey Cage, 3/24/2016.

Barabanov, Oleg (Author) “’Hostility as Usual’: Perpetuating the Impasse in EU-Russia Relations,” Valdai Discussion Club, 3/22/2016.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “Why Putin’s Policy in Syria Has Laid the Groundworkd for a Political Settlement,” The World Post, 3/18/2016.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Interview: audio) “Russia’s Syrian Exit,” On Point: NPR, 3/15/2016.

Bordachev, Timofei (Author) “Some Important Questions and Points Regarding Russia’s EU Strategy,” Valdai Discussion Club, 3/15/2016.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “In search of Russia’s role in the new world order,” Russia Direct, 3/14/2016.

Barabanov, Oleg (Author) “The Great Arab Homeland or a New Caliphate: Remarks on Arab Political Unity,” Valdai Discussion Club, 3/10/2016.

Suslov, Dmitry (Author) “Syrian Ceasefire and the Future of US-Russia Relations,” Valdai Discussion Club, 3/10/2016.

Herrera, Yoshiko (Co-author with Andrew Kydd and Fyodor Lukyanov) “Yes, the U.S. and Russia can cooperate to end the Syrian civil war. Here’s why,” Washington Post, 2/17/2016.

Karaganov, Sergei (Author) “How the World Looks From the Russian Perspective,” The World Post, 2/15/2016.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “Syrian Truce Is Dead, and Russia’s in Charge,” Hamodia, 2/15/2016.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Quoted) “Another Russian jet violates Turkish airspace: What is Russia’s strategy?,” The Christian Science Monitor, 2/1/2016.

Bordachev, Timofei (Author) “Not-So-United Europe and Greater Eurasia,” Valdai Discussion Club, 1/27/2016.

Rojansky, Matthew (Quoted) “Analysis: No end in sight for Russian rouble’s ‘death spiral’ amid oil glut,” europe online magazine, 1/22/2016.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “Valdai Club sees West-Eurasia balance as desirable picture of 21st century world,” Tass, 1/21/2016.

Colton, Timothy and Fyodor Lukyanov (Interview) “What are the main geopolitical challenges facing Russia in 2016?,” Russia Direct, 1/20/2016.

Mirzayan, Gevorg (Quoted) “Will Damascus’s Enemies Use Their Proxies to Disrupt Syrian Peace Talks?,” Sputnik, 1/18/2016.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “EU expects significant changes,” Vestnik Kavkaza, 1/18/2016.

Fenenko, Alexey (Author) “Caliphate’ in the Philippines: A Threat, but Not a Game-Changer,” Valdai Discussion Club, 1/12/2016.

Karaganov, Sergei (Author) “Праздновать еще рано,” Российская Газета, 1/11/2016.

Bordachev, Timofei (Author) “The Eurasian Year in Russian Foreign Policy,” Valdai Discussion Club, 1/11/2016.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “2016 Trends,” Valdai Discussion Club, 1/11/2016.


Karaganov, Sergei (Lecture) “Новый мир – новые правила,” Культурный центр ЗИЛ, 12/21/2015.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “Russia’s middle class: We don’t blame Putin,” CNN, 12/10/2015.

Charap, Samuel (Co-author with Jeremy Shapiro) “The danger of Russian and Turkish competitive machismo in Syria,” Brookings Brief, 12/1/2015.

Bordachev, Timofei (Quoted) “Analysts say German-Russian relations must develop an upturn,” Tass, 11/23/2015.

Mirzayan, Gevorg (Co-author with Dmitry Ofitserov-Belsky) “The most important Russian foreign policy events of the week,” Russia Direct, 11/23/2015.

Kashin, Vasily (Quoted) “China Again Tries to Pierce Gulf Defense Market,” Defense News, 11/6/2015.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Author) “The Integrate Game: Central Asia After Afghanistan,” World Politics Review, 11/3/2015.

Kuznetsov, Vasily (Author) “The Islamic State: An Alternative Statehood?,” Valdai Discussion Club, 11/2/2015.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “Польша и европейский символизм,” Российская Газета, 10/30/2015.

Kuznetsov, Vasily (Author) “Россия в Сирии: неочевидные решения неочевидных задач в условиях риска,” Russian International Affairs Council, 10/30/2015.

Colton, Timothy (Interview) “Memo from Valdai: Treat Russia like a normal country with its own interests,” Russia Direct, 10/23/2015.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “Cooperation between Armenia and Russia isn’t easy, expert believes,” media max, 10/21/2015.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “Fyodor Lukyanov: Azerbaijan’s role is objectively increasing,” Vestnik Kavkaza, 10/20/2015.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Interviewed Alexei Miller) “Лекарство от национального нарциссизма,” РСМД, 10/14/2015.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Author) “A Syrian Sleight of Hand,” Foreign Affairs, 10/13/2015.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Author) “Putin Is Setting the Agenda and Forcing the West to React,” The World Post, 10/13/2015.

Sushentsov, Andrey (Author) “Lowdown: Making Sense of Russia’s Syria Strategy,” The National Interest, 10/11/2015.

Suslov, Dmitry (Quoted) “Dmitry Suslov gives lecture in the Red Pit on current US-Russia relations,” The Spectator, 10/8/2015.

Charap, Samuel (Co-author with Jeremy Shapiro) “Why a new Cold War can be avoided,” Brookings Brief, 10/7/2015.

Mirzayan, Gevorg (Quoted) “What is Russia’s Most ‘Selfish’ Reason for Engaging in Syria?,” Sputnik, 10/5/2015.

Suslov, Dmitry (Quoted) “The Current State of U.S.-Russia Relations,” Hamilton College News, 10/2/2015.

Suslov, Dmitry (Quoted) “Government Class Features Experts on U.S.-Russia Relations,” Hamilton College News, 10/2/2015.

Suslov, Dmitry (Author) “Normandy Four’: The Best Possible Format,” Valdai Discussion Club, 10/2/2015.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “Fighting Evil Separately,” Valdai Discussion Club, 10/1/2015.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Quoted) “Russian airstrikes in Syria challenge US regional dominance,” DW, 10/1/2015.

Mezhuev, Boris (Quoted) “Putin taught America a lesson of multipolarity,” Pravda, 9/30/2015.

Bordachev, Timofei (Interview) “В китайском языке нет слова брат,” Lenta, 9/30/2015.

Bordachev, Timofei (Author) “The Benefits of Alliances,” Valdai Discussion Club, 9/29/2015.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “Putin, Obama Meet On Syria, But Sharp Disagreements Remain,” NPR, 9/29/2015.

Troitskiy, Mikhail (Author) “Дипломатия сигналов: остались ли у России друзья,” РБК, 9/29/2015.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “Fyodor Lukyanov: US won’t change its policy towards the Russian Federation,” Vestnik Kavkaza, 9/28/2015.

Fenenko, Alexey (Quoted) “Russian Experts at Odds Over Egypt’s Mistral Purchase,” Sputnik, 9/24/2015.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “Putin Preps for U.N. Speech,” U.S. News & World Report, 9/24/2015.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Co-author with Andrew Bowen) “Putin Doesn’t Care if Assad Wins. It’s About Russian Power Projection,” Foreign Policy, 9/22/2015.

Barabanov, Oleg (Author) “Corbyn, Tsipras, and the Limits of Left Radicalization in Europe,” Valdai Discussion Club, 9/22/2015.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “Can Russia and the West Cooperate in Syria?,” The Moscow Times, 9/20/2015.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “Russia to interced for Azerbaijan in the OSCE,” Vestnik Kavkaza, 9/16/2015.

Karaganov, Sergei (Author) “A Eurasian Solution for Europe’s Crises,” Project Syndicate, 9/16/2015.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted with Timofei Bordachev) “Eurasian Cultural Dialogue: Philosophical and Culturological Approaches to Joint Development of Eurasian States,” Valdai Discussion Club, 9/16/2015.

Rojansky, Matthew (Interview) “Russia Raises the Stakes in Syria,” Here & Now – WBUR, 9/11/2015.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Quoted) “US Focus on Central Asia Waning as Nation’s Security Interests Dissipate, Warn Experts,” The Astana Times, 9/11/2015.

Charap, Samuel (Author) “Forcing Kiev’s Hand: Why Russia Won’ t Accept a Frozen Conflict in Ukraine,” Foreign Affairs, 9/9/2015.

Troitskiy, Mikhail (Author) “Ядерный фактор в мировой политике: мифы и реальность,” Russian International Affairs Council, 8/7/15.

Rojansky, Matthew (Interviewer) “Russia’s National Idea: Matthew Rojansky interviews Dr. Nikolai Zlobin,” Kennan Institute, 7/31/15.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Interview) “Джеффри Манкофф: Страны Центральной Азии выбирают более осторожную политику,” Central Asian Analytical Network, 7/21/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “Rethinking Global Diplomacy,” The Moscow Times, 7/23/15.

Rojansky, Matthew (Co-author with Michael Kofman) “MH-17 anniversary sees change in EU-Russia ties,” CNN, 7/16/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Interview) “The BRICS may be non-Western but they are not anti-Western,” Russia Direct, 7/10/15.

Rojansky, Matthew (Author) “The Geopolitics of European Security: The Consequences of U.S.-Russia Tension,” Security and Human Rights, 7/1/15.

Rojansky, Matthew (Author) “A Strategy for Economic Assistance to Ukraine,” Kennan Cable, 7/1/15.

Sushentsov, Andrey (Interviewed with Andrey Bezrukov) “War, dialogue, and reconciliation: Russia and the world in 2020,” Russia Direct, 6/30/15.

Suslov, Dmitry (Quoted) “BRICS a Prototype of the Future World Order,” Russia & India Report, 6/29/15.

Rojansky, Matthew (Co-author with Mykhailo Minakov) “The New Ukrainian Exceptionalism,” YaleGlobal, 6/23/15.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Co-author with Andrew C. Kuchins, Aitolkyn Kourmanova, and Oliver Backes) “Central Asia in a Reconnecting Eurasia – five country studies,” Center for Strategic and International Studies, 6/18/15.

Fenenko, Alexey (Quoted) “Russia reacts cautiously to reports US may place heavy weapons in East Europe,” Russia Beyond the Headlines – India, 6/17/15.

Rojansky, Matthew (Co-author with Thomas E. Graham and Michael Kofman) “Are Ukraine and the U.S. allies or not?,” Reuters, 6/13/15.

Troitskiy, Mikhail (Author) “Зачем нужны “национальные интересы”?,” Россия в глобальной политике, 6/7/15.

Karaganov, Sergei (Interview) “China and Russia plan greater Eurasian integration,” Russia Beyond the Headlines, 6/5/15.

Mirzayan, Gevorg (Quoted) “Why Russia protects North Korea from the West,” Russia Beyond the Headlines, 6/3/15.

Troitskiy, Mikhail (Author) “Война слов: какие ошибки Россия совершает в противостоянии с США,” РБК, 5/29/15.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Co-author with Richard Ghiasy) “Central Asia’s Future: Three Powers, Three Visions,” The Diplomat, 5/25/15.

Hale, Henry (Co-author with Mikhail Alexeev) “Russians see Ukraine as an illegitimate state,” The Washington Post, 5/20/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “Orwell Where No One Expected,” Valdai Discussion Club, 5/13/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “Russia vs. Europe War Worries,” Value Walk, 5/7/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “Russian Ambivalence About and Iranian Nuclear Agreement,” Lobe Log: Foreign Policy, 5/6/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Interview) “Why one of Russia’s top foreign policy experts is worried about a major war with Europe,” Vox, 5/6/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Interview) “There’s a big debate in Moscow over whether to support the Iran nuclear deal,” Vox, 5/5/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Interview) “’Hilary is the worst option’: How Moscow sees American politics,” Vox, 5/4/15.

Troitskiy, Mikhail (Author) “Political Deadlock over Nuclear Disarmament,” Russian International Affairs Council, 4/28/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “The-What-Not-To-Do List,” Berlin Policy Journal, 4/27/15.

Abdelal, Rawi (Quoted) “What’s behind the Gazprom crisis?,” The Washington Post, 4/23/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “Brussels advances new claims against Gazprom,” Vestnik Kavkaza, 4/22/15.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Author) “U.S. Trainers to Ukraine,” Center for Strategic and International Studies, 4/21/15.

Barabanov, Oleg (Quoted) “Russia does not need a divided EU,” Russia Beyond the Headlines, 4/10/15.

Charap, Samuel (Co-author with Jeremy Shapiro) “Consequences of a New Cold War,” Survival, 4/1/15.

Charap, Samuel (Author) “Is Russia an Outside Power in the Gulf?” Survival, 3/31/15.

Rojansky, Matthew (Quoted) “Russia-Ukraine Conflict 101,” Huffington Post, 3/30/15.

Charap, Samuel (Author) “The purpose of Putin’s diplomatic acrobatics,” Financial Times, 3/24/15.

Kashin, Vasily (Quoted) “Spotlight: China’s land-sea silk road initiatives to benefit Russia,” Xinhuanet: English, 3/23/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “China is the unlikely gainer from Ukraine conflict,” Financial Times, 3/20/15.

Rojansky, Matthew (Co-author with Rachel S. Salzman) “Debunked: Why There Won’t Be Another Cold War,” The National Interest, 3/20/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “Crimea Is the Final Nail in the Soviet Union’s Coffin,” The Moscow Times, 3/19/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “Europe After the Russia-Crimea Unification: End of Outdated Security System,” Sputnik, 3/16/15.

Mitrova, Tatiana (Interview) “Despite Rising Tensions, Europe to Remain Russia’s Main Gas Customer,” The Energy Collective, 3/16/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “Russian expert: Turkey as NATO member can’t join SCO,” Today’s Zaman, 3/12/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “Ukraine’s economic development is impossible without Russia,” Vestnik Kavkaza, 3/12/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Speech) “There is erosion of the notion of ‘sovereignty,’” Vestnik Kavkaza, 3/12/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Interview) “Lukyanov: Obama was cautious, refusing to supply weapons to Ukraine,” Vestnik Kavkaza, 3/10/15.

Charap, Samuel (Author with Bernard Sucher) “Why Sanctions on Russia Will Backfire,” The New York Times, 3/5/15.

Herrera, Yoshiko (Quoted) “Russia experts criticize ‘absurd’ US response to Nemtsov murder,” DW, 3/2/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “Brussels decides fate of Russian gas in Ukraine,” Vestnik Kavkaza, 3/2/15.

Darden, Keith (Quoted) “US Military Aid to Add Fuel to Fire of Ukrainian Crisis – US Experts,” Sputnik, 2/28/15.

Hale, Henry (Quoted) “Vladimir Putin’s approval rating? Now at a whopping 86%,” CNN, 2/26/15.

Mitrova, Tatiana (Quoted) “Oil Prices Collapsed. Russia Won’t,” The National Interest, 2/26/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “How the Post-Cold War Order Broke Down,” Huffington Post, 2/23/15.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Quoted) “Russia Pressures Anti-Corruption Group,” Voice of America, 2/23/15.

Welt, Cory (Quoted) “Scholars: Minsk Cease-Fire Agreements Are Inadequate,” Voice of America, 2/20/15.

Bordachev, Timofei (Quoted) “Can Russia Survive After Ukraine?,” The Daily Beast, 2/17/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “Ялта местного разлива,” газета.ru, 2/15/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “A Mini Yalta,” Valdai Discussion Club, 2/15/15.

Rojansky, Matthew (Author) “Our Best Hope So Far,” U.S. News & World Report, 2/13/15.

Darden, Keith (Interviewed with Fyodor Lukyanov) “Frozen Conflict’ May Be Ukraine’s Best Hope, For Now,” NPR, 2/11/15.

Rojansky, Matthew (Quoted) “Expert: Sending Weapons to Ukraine Would Embolden Putin,” Voice of America, 2/5/15.

Charap, Samuel (Co-author with Jeremy Shapiro) “The looming New Cold War and its consequences,” The International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2/5/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “The Hopelessness of Self-Determination,” Valdai Discussion Club, 2/3/15.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Quoted) “Why Washington might be shifting toward sending arms to Ukraine,” The Christian Science Monitor, 2/3/15.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Author) “Russia’s Asia Pivot: Confrontation or Cooperation?,” Center for Strategic and International Studies, 2/2/15.

Karaganov, Sergei (Author) “2014 in Review: Russia’s Foreign Policy – Analysis,” Eurasia Review, 1/31/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “2015 Promises Bad News for Russia,” The Moscow Times, 1/22/15.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Co-author with Andrew C. Kuchins) “Russia, Ukraine, and U.S. Policy Options,” Center for Strategic and International Studies, 1/29/15.

Charap, Samuel (Co-author with Tymofiy Mylovanov) “For Ukraine, Weakness Could Be Its Greatest Strength,” The National Interest, 1/28/15.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Interview) “Fyodor Lukyanov:’Gas relations are not connected with sanctions directly,’” Vestnik Kavkaza, 1/19/15.

Mirzayan, Gevorg (Quoted) “What Impact Will Future Saudi Succession Have on Oil Prices: Expert View,” Sputnik, 1/9/15.

Charap, Samuel (Quoted) “The Next Battle for Ukraine,” The New York Times, 1/3/15.

Charap, Samuel (Quoted with Mikhail Troitskiy) “Decoding Putin’s Plan,” U.S. News & World Report, 1/5/15.

Kashin, Vasily (Author) “Russia Prepares for Lengthy Confrontation with West, Economic Restructuring,” Defense News, 1/3/15.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Quoted) “Russian Opposition Leader Detained for Trying to Join Protest,” Voice of America, 12/31/15.


Charap, Samuel (Author) “Why Ukraine Must Bargain for Peace With Russia,” Foreign Policy, 11/26/14.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “Icy Silence: The Future of U.S.-Russia Relations,” The Moscow Times, 11/13/14.

Charap, Samuel (Panel Presentation) “Panel Presentation: Is a Stable Agreement Possible Between Russia and Ukraine?,” Danyliw Research Center on Contemporary Ukraine.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “The lost dream of a Common European Home,” Russia Beyond the Headlines, 10/27/14.

Charap, Samuel (Co-author with Jeremy Shapiro) “How to Avoid a New Cold War,” Current History, 10/1/14.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “Battle Against West Gives Russia New Purpose,” The Moscow Times, 9/16/14.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “Fyodor Lukyanov: Russia’s relations with the West are ruined for long time,” Russia Beyond the Headlines, 9/8/14.

Charap, Samuel (Quoted) “Ukraine and Russia Face Gaps in a Truce and a Chasm on the Issues,” The New York Times, 9/7/14.

Hale, Henry (Author) “Nationalism and the Logic of Russian Actions in Ukraine,” Perspectives on Peace and Security , 8/1/14.

Darden, Keith (Quoted) “Ukraine detains Russian paratroopers; U.S. ambassador warns of ‘counteroffensive,’” The Washington Post, 8/27/14.

Charap, Samuel (Author) “Maximalist Rhetoric and the Realities of the Region,” Perspectives on Peace and Security , 8/1/14.

Troitskiy, Mikhail (Author) “Unable to Lead, Reluctant to Follow: Russian, Chinese, and Indian Approaches to Balancing and Bandwagoning with the West,” PONARS Eurasia, 8/1/14.

Charap, Samuel (Author) “Why Obama’s Coercion Strategy in Ukraine Will Fail,” The National Interest, 8/4/14.

Troitskiy, Mikhail (Author) “The Sino-Russian Pivot and American Power,” PINPoints.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “Going It Alone,” Valdai Discussion Club, 7/24/14.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Interview) “Федор Лукьянов: «Путин находится в самом тяжелом положении за все время,»” Slon, 7/21/14.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “Russian will not be a spoiler in Iraq,” Al-Monitor, 6/15/14.

Charap, Samuel (Author) “Ukraine’s Festering Divisions,” The New York Times, 6/2/14.

Welt, Cory (Author) “Ukraine’s Road to Normalcy,” Center for American Progress, 5/29/14.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Author) “Assessing Washington’s response to the Ukraine crisis,” The Hill, 5/28/14.

Charap, Samuel (Author) “The nature of violence in Ukraine,” The International Institute for Strategic Studies, 5/19/14.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Author) “Russia’s Latest Land Grab: How Putin Won Crimea and Lost Ukraine,” Foreign Affairs, 5/1/14.

Bordachev, Timofei (Author) “Сила, мораль, справедливость,” Россия в глобальной политике, 4/27/14.

Charap, Samuel (Quoted) “Away from Show of Diplomacy in Geneva, Putin Puts On a Show of His Own,” The New York Times, 4/17/14.

Welt, Cory (Author) “Achieving Unity in Ukraine,” Center for American Progress, 4/18/14.

Darden, Keith (Author) “How to Save Ukraine: Why Russia Is Not the Real Problem,” Foreign Affairs, 4/14/14.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “Does Russia need America,” Russia Beyond the Headlines, 4/4/14.

Charap, Samuel (Co-author with Ely Ratner) “China: Neither Ally nor Enemy on Russia,” The National Interest, 4/2/14.

Charap, Samuel (Co-author with Keith Darden) “Reaching for a deal on Crimea,” Reuters, 3/19/14.

Charap, Samuel (Author) “A deal to avert disaster in Ukraine,” The International Institute for Strategic Studies, 3/10/14.

Darden, Keith (Author) “Ukraine’s Crisis of Legitimacy: How the New Government in Kiev Can Save Itself,” Foreign Affairs, 3/3/14.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “Ukraine, as viewed from Moscow,” Russia in Global Affairs, 2/21/14.

Charap, Samuel (Co-author with Keith Darden) “Russia’s unclear motives in Ukraine,” The International Institute for Strategic Studies, 3/3/14.

Bordachev, Timofei (Author) “Russia’s Comprehensive Foreign Policy Needs More Than Just Fewer Diplomats,” Valdai Discussion Club, 1/17/14.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “Third Decade Diplomacy,” Valdai Discussion Club, 1/16/14.

Karaganov, Sergei (Quoted) “Conditions for improving Russia-US relations have yet to be created – Russian expert,” Russia Beyond the Headlines, 1/2/14.


Mankoff, Jeffrey (Quoted) “Putin’s Mediterranean Move,” Foreign Policy, 12/27/13.

Charap, Samuel (Co-author with Mikhail Troitskiy) “Russia, the West and the Integration Dilemma,” Survival, 12/1/13.

Troitskiy, Mikhail (Author) “Setting Expectations Right,” Perspectives on Peace and Security, 2/6/14.

Mankoff, Jeffrey “Moscow’s Migrant Muddle,” Center for Strategic and International Studies, 10/29/13.

Lukyanov, Fyodor  “Uncertain World: Grand Diplomacy Is Back,” RIA Novosti / Sputnik, 9/23/13.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “What’s Driving Russia’s Tactical Change On Syria?,” NPR, 9/11/13.

Charap, Samuel (Author) “U.S.-Russia Relationship Stuck in the Soviet Era,” The Moscow Times, 9/6/13.

Charap, Samuel (Author) “The Snowden Sideshow,” Foreign Policy, 8/10/13.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Interview) “Will Putin Help Or Hinder The Hunt For Snowden?,” Huffington Post, 6/25/13.

Mankoff, Jeffrey (Author) “U.S.-Russia ties: better than you think,” CNN, 6/6/13.

Rojansky, Matthew (Author) “Fixing Russia Cooperation After Boston,” The National Interest, 5/2/13.

Welt, Cory (Author) “The Boston Marathon Attack, the North Caucasus, and U.S.-Russian Relations,” Center for American Progress, 4/22/13.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Quoted) “Putin flexes Russian military muscle in naval exercise,” Reuters, 3/28/13.

Lukyanov, Fyodor (Author) “What Russia Learned From the Iraq War,” Al-Monitor, 3/18/13.

Charap, Samuel (Author) “Why Russia Won’t Help on Syria,” The New York Times, 1/1/13.


Colton, Timothy (Quoted) “Putin Turns Into Russia’s Most Indispensable Man,” The Moscow Times, 10/22/12.

Suslov, Dmitry (Author) “Human Rights in Russian-U.S. Relations, Part 3,” Valdai Discussion Club, 8/24/12.

Suslov, Dmitry (Author) “Human Rights in Russian-U.S. Relations, Part 2,” Valdai Discussion Club, 8/24/12.

Suslov, Dmitry (Author) “Human Rights in Russian-U.S. Relations,” Valdai Discussion Club, 8/24/12.

Troitskiy, Mikhail (Author) “Нулевая сумма или взаимная выгода?,” РБК, 7/18/12.

Barabanov, Oleg (Interview) “Russia’s Far East: Challenges of the next decade,” Valdai Discussion Club, 5/29/12.

Lukyanov, Fyodor “How long will Russian foreign policy be based on consensus?,” RT, 5/25/12.

Suslov, Dmitry (Quoted) “Moscow Ambassador McFaul’s ‘reset’ with Kremlin stumbles,” The Christian Science Monitor, 4/4/12.

Colton, Timothy (Author) “Putin Positions Himself on Foreign Policy,” Valdai Discussion Club, 2/29/12.


Charap, Samuel (Author) “In Russia, Turning Back the Clock,” The New York Times, 9/29/11.

Darden, Keith (Quoted) “Better US-Russia cooperation in Eurasia is a win-win game,” DW, 9/23/11.

Suslov, Dmitry (Author) “Russia-U.S. Relations: Missed chances and future opportunities,” Valdai Discussion Club, 9/23/11.

Troitskiy, Mikhail (Author) “Двадцать лет со дня подписания СНВ-1,” РСМД, 8/1/11.

Suslov, Dmitry (Author) “Michael McFaul and the future of the reset,” Valdai Discussion Club, 8/1/11.

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