General Provisions. This Concept provides a systemic vision of the basic principles, priority areas, goals and objectives of the foreign policy of the Russian Federation. This Concept is based on the Constitution of the Russian Federation, generally recognized principles and rules of international law, international treaties of the Russian Federation, federal laws, Executive Order of the President of the Russian Federation No. The world is currently going through fundamental changes related to the emergence of a multipolar international system. The structure of international relations is becoming increasingly complex. Globalization has led to the formation of new centres of economic and political power.
The Return of Global Russia: An Analytical Framework
The Return of Global Russia: An Analytical Framework - Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Facing sanctions from the West after the annexation of Crimea, Russia has reoriented its economy toward China. In making the pivot, it sought to break its diplomatic isolation, secure a market for its energy resources, and gain greater access to Chinese credit and technology. An asymmetrical interdependence is emerging, with global implications. When the crisis in Ukraine erupted in , no one in the Kremlin was expecting a prolonged confrontation. But as soon as sanctions were mentioned for the first time in the West, the Russian government organized a series of brainstorming sessions to analyze how different scenarios might hurt the Russian economy. This was the context in which, in May , the Russian leadership embarked on a new and more ambitious pivot to China. The strategic goal was not only to deepen the political relationship but also to reorient the Russian economy toward the East.
Bad Cop, Mediator or Spoiler: Russia’s Role on the Korean Peninsula
The Dossier raises profoundly disturbing questions about whether there was improper contact between the Trump campaign and the Russian government and about the existence of compromising personal and financial information about Donald Trump. The Dossier is a human intelligence document or [HUMINT] and therefore should be viewed not as evidence in a trial, but as a road map for investigators. It should be assumed that all allegations below remain unsubstantiated until corroborated by independent information.
Exclusive: Kremlin ally Yevgeny Prigozhin leading push to turn continent into strategic hub, documents show. Tue 11 Jun The mission to increase Russian influence on the continent is being led by Yevgeny Prigozhin , a businessman based in St Petersburg who is a close ally of the Russian president, Vladimir Putin. According to Mueller, his troll factory ran an extensive social media campaign in to help elect Donald Trump.