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May 12, 2016 09:00 AM

The Jamestown Foundation is proud to announce that the Sixth Annual China Defense and Security Conference will be held at the University Club (1135 16th St NW)on May 12th. The conference will feature...


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Businessmen in North Ossetia Politically Resurgent as Moscow’s Ability to Finance Republic Wanes

June 29, 2016

The financial crisis in the North Caucasus is gradually intensifying, as the large debt of its republics is exacerbated by falling revenues (see EDM, June 22, 2015). Paradoxically, the economic crunch first of all affects the...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, North Caucasus Analysis, Home Page, Economics, Domestic/Social, The Caucasus, North Caucasus , Russia

Chechen Government May Be Winner in Dispute Between Dagestani Oligarchs

June 20, 2016

An epic struggle between two Russian billionaires of Dagestani origin is unfolding in Dagestan. Suleiman Kerimov and Ziyavudin Magomedov are sparring over control of Makhachkala’s commercial seaport on the Caspian Sea. On May 27,...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, North Caucasus Analysis, Economics, Transit, The Caucasus, North Caucasus , Russia, Featured

On the Illusion of Russian Reforms

June 14, 2016

On May 25, 2016, one and a half years after the economic crisis hit Russia, President Vladimir Putin called together a session of the Economic Coun­cil Presidium, an advisory body established back in 2012, but last convened two...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Featured, Domestic/Social, Economics, Russia

Russia’s Kerch Bridge: Time to Act for Ukraine

May 25, 2016

The bout of great-power euphoria sparked by the 2014 annexation of Crimea did not last long in Russia. The Kremlin quickly realized the region’s total dependence on mainland Ukraine. Over the past 60 years, heavy capital and...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Economics, Transit, Europe, Ukraine, Crimea, Russia

Kudrin’s Return to the Russian Government

May 6, 2016

Since 2011, when then-President Dmitry Medvedev fired his and (much more importantly) then–Prime Minister Vladimir Putin’s finance minister, Alexei Kudrin, Russian liberals have dreamed of his return to the government. Indeed,...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Economics, Russia

Moscow’s Appointment in Doha Goes Awry

May 4, 2016

Russian talks with Gulf states, in Doha, Qatar, aimed at freezing oil production and thereby raising prices, broke down on April 17 (RT, April 17). This failure to reach an agreement represents a major setback for Russia’s...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Economics, Foreign Policy, Middle East, Russia, Energy

In Courting Iran, Russia Seeks Politically Safe Foreign Investment for the North Caucasus

May 4, 2016

On April 11–16, representatives of an Iranian investment company, Hamrahian Group, visited Dagestan to explore possibilities for cooperation with the North Caucasian republic. The visit came just weeks after Dagestan’s governor,...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, North Caucasus Analysis, Home Page, Economics, Foreign Policy, The Caucasus, North Caucasus , Middle East, Iran, Russia

Russia’s Northern Sea Route Ambitions

April 29, 2016

Earlier this month, on April 19, the State Commission on the development of the Arctic Regions convened in Moscow to establish a single company to oversee all the logistics operations in the Russian Far North (Arctic.ru, April...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Featured, Domestic/Social, Economics, Russia, Arctic/High North

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