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Russian equates cyber-crimes to theft.

Russian equates cyber-crimes to theft.

Russia is making it easier to prosecute cyber-crimes by characterizing them as theft, not fraud, which will also allow the imposition of tougher penalties as it was previously difficult to…

Putin´s aggression against Europe.

Putin´s aggression against Europe.

President Putin’s government’s actions over the past few years have left Russia largely isolated from majority of the rest of the world; certainly from Europe and the U.S. Annexing Crimea…

Belarussian President A. Lukashenko trying to loosen ties with Moscow.

Belarussian President A. Lukashenko trying to loosen ties with Moscow.

When Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimea region, Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko began trying to loosen his close ties with Moscow, fearing his country would be the next target. Two years on,…

Georgia and U.S. signed security deal.

Georgia and U.S. signed security deal.

The United States and Georgia signed a security deal Wednesday designed to shore up the former Soviet republic’s defences against Russia as it waits to join NATO. US Secretary of…

NATO: Finland secretly talking with Russia.

NATO: Finland secretly talking with Russia.

Behind the scenes diplomatic talks between Finland and Russia have been set in motion to soften Russia’s growing hostility toward and distrust of the Nordic nonaligned states’ ever-deepening relationship with NATO,…

Dr James Bosbotinis: Russia’s policy combined with its rearmament is a threat to security in the Euro-Atlantic.

Dr James Bosbotinis: Russia’s policy combined with its rearmament is a threat to security in the Euro-Atlantic.

According to Dr. James Bosbotinis , the trajectory of Russia’s national policy combined with its on-going rearmament programme poses a growing threat to security in the Euro-Atlantic. Russian actions in…

Deveselu,Romania: first U.S. overseas naval base to be established in decades.

Deveselu,Romania: first U.S. overseas naval base to be established in decades.

The Navy’s newest “ship” has arrived at the service’s newest homeport … sort of. The Aegis Ashore Missile Defense System (AAMDS) now is up and running on U.S. Naval Support…

Neutral again: Sweden not to join NATO, fears Russia.

Neutral again: Sweden not to join NATO, fears Russia.

Sweden will not make a formal bid to join NATO for fear of escalating further the already tense situation that exists between the West and Russia over the annexation of…

Putin unified the West in its strategy and policy on Russia.

Putin unified the West in its strategy and policy on Russia.

During the annual Slavic Symposium entitled “Russian Foreign Policy in the Putin Era,”  Andrew Moravcsik, Professor of Politics and International Affairs at Princeton University listed three policy conclusions: 1) The main…

About the agenda for Russian-EU relations

About the agenda for Russian-EU relations

Igor Ivanov - President of the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation (1998–2004) –  addressed the second meeting of European Union and Russian experts…